Remove Friable Asbestos (A-Class) CPCCDE3015A | Industry Training Academy NZ

This course includes the outcomes required to remove friable asbestos containing material (ACM). The unit includes preparing, enclosing and removing friable ACM, and includes knowledge of decontamination and disposal requirements. This unit of competency – Remove Friable Asbestos (A-Class) – CPCCDE3015A is recognised by Skills Organisation and WorkSafe New Zealand as equivalent in knowledge and skills to the NZ Unit Standard 29766. This course also covers the ARCP, SWMS Safe Working Method Statements (JSA) and other Health and Safety Risks associated with Asbestos Removals.

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.

Course Outline

  • prepare for friable asbestos removal
  • prepare asbestos removal area and removal site
  • isolate removal site
  • carry out friable asbestos removal process
  • carry out decontamination process
  • clean up work site
  • contribute to and use documentation in line with New Zealand regulatory requirements.

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Entry Requirements

The White Card (Australia), SiteSafe (NZ), or other similar proprietary health and safety induction certification recognised in New Zealand; or demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills in health and safety in the construction industry.



What to Bring
  • Copy of certification mentioned
  • Drivers License
  • Lunch
Course Delivery
  • Power point presentation
  • Discussion
  • Practical component in a simulated situation
  • A written test combining multi-choice, true/false questions and some written answers
  • A practical assessment in our purpose-built simulation unit

Equivalent to Unit Standard: 29766 A Class


Course Duration: 2 days – 8.30am to 4.30pm

Cost per Person: $608.70 +GST

  • Ian Napier
  • Beth Duff
Course Code

Remove Friable Asbestos (A-Class) – CPCCDE3015A