Asbestos Awareness Training

This Asbestos Awareness Training Online is for workers and supervisors whose normal work duties present a reasonable likelihood of disturbing or coming into contact with asbestos.
Last updated: January 9, 2020

Who is this Course for?

This online training course has been developed to give workers and supervisors the general knowledge they need to identify and work safely with asbestos or asbestos containing material (ACM).

This training course will also assist employers in meeting their Work Health and Safety Legislation obligations in providing training in asbestos awareness to workers and supervisors.

The purpose of asbestos awareness training is to ensure workers understand where asbestos might be found and what steps to take to stay safe.

Training will provide participants with information on:

  • Identification, safe handling and appropriate control measures
  • Asbestos containing materials (ACMs)
  • Naturally occurring asbestos
  • Health effects
  • Disposal
  • Relevant laws

The contents of this course is based on Model Work Health and Safety Laws and Model Codes of Practice relating to asbestos.


Once successfully completed, learners will be issued with a Certificate of Completion for the online Asbestos Awareness for personnel course.

Certificates can be downloaded by students in your account.