W504 ASBESTOS AND OTHER FIBRES
Who Should Attend?
- Occupational Hygiene Practitioners
- VOHE Practitioners
- Safety Practitioners
- Anyone wishing to start a career in Occupational Hygiene.
The course aims to:
Enhance the student’s knowledge of occupational hygiene practice in relation to fibrous dusts. The module concentrates on asbestos, but other fibres, eg. Machine made mineral fibres, aramids, carbon etc., which are increasingly finding uses in industry are also covered. Successful completion of this module will benefit those working in asbestos consultancy as well as in mainstream occupational hygiene, giving an understanding of the health risks associated with asbestos and other fibres as well as the means of evaluation and control.