Asbestos - Remove Friable Asbestos

Print this course


Statement of Attainment: selected unit “Remove friable asbestos” (CPCCDE3015A). A Skills Institute Competency Card.


Participants must have a White Card - selected unit “Work Safely in the Construction Industry” (CPCCOHS1001A) and wear workshop clothing and safety shoes/boots. Disposable overalls provided.


At your work site or at the Clarence, Alanvale and South Burnie training facilities


$450 per person. (course prices for single employer groups are negotiable)


1.5 days

Dates and times

2013 dates

CLARENCE: 19 & 20 June and 27 & 28 November.

ALANVALE: 26 & 27 June.

SOUTH BURNIE: 15 & 16 August .

For bookings and further information call 1300 362 175

This course enables participants to develop the skills and knowledge required to encapsulate, safely remove, and dispose of friable asbestos containing materials, whilst adhering to regulations and procedures for personal and site decontamination as described in the: How to Safely Remove Asbestos, Code of Practice 2011.

Assessment will include a practical simulation of friable asbestos removal and a written assignment regarding asbestos removal control plans.

Participants will learn to:

  • Prepare for asbestos removal
  • Prepare asbestos removal area and removal site
  • Enclose removal site
  • Carry out the removal of friable asbestos
  • Carry out decontamination process
  • Clean-up work site.
  •  Contribute to and use documentation in line with regulatory requirements