This course aims to provide practical knowledge and techniques for the removal of A Class friable asbestos and asbestos-containing materials. The unit includes preparing, enclosing and removing friable ACM, and includes knowledge of decontamination and disposal requirements. Participants of this course gain NZQA Unit Standard 29766 upon successful completion. This course also covers the ARCP, SWMS Safe Working Method Statements (JSA) and other Health and Safety Risks associated with Asbestos Removals.
Training is available in Auckland (St Johns), Christchurch (Middleton) and Wellington (Petone). Fibresafe NZ can also deliver in-house training by appointment.
Upon successful completion of this course students should:
- Have a clear understanding of the documentation required to carry out A Class Asbestos Removal, including Asbestos Removal Control Plans (ARCP), Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), Job Safety Analysis (JSA) and other Health and Safety Risks associated with asbestos removal.
- Have the skills required to prepare the work site and work area for the removal of asbestos.
- Understand the decontamination process
- Understand the requirements of asbestos enclosures
- Contribute to and use documentation in line with New Zealand regulatory requirements
The White Card (Australia), SiteSafe (New Zealand), ConstructSafe Identification
All participants should bring with them a drivers license, and copy of certification mentioned.
Who Should Attend
People that should attend this course are those wanting to:
- Remove A Class friable asbestos, which is non-bonded and crumbly
- An A Class qualification allows you to ONLY remove A Class.
Note: You do not need to do a B Class course first.
- A written test in which students will have to provide short answers to questions.
- Practical assessment in our purpose-built simulation unit.
Price & Duration
$608.70 per person, excluding GST
1 Day 8:00am – 4:30pm