Non-friable asbestos is a more solid and robust material than friable asbestos, meaning it is less likely to break down under pressure. Compared to friable asbestos, there is a lower risk of harmful airborne asbestos levels; however, asbestos is still asbestos, the health risk does not differentiate.
Non-friable asbestos is often mixed with a building compound to help with material sturdiness, adding another complexity to removal and disposal.
Why is Non-friable Asbestos Removal training important?
Non-friable asbestos is a hazardous material that can be extremely harmful to humans, animals and the environment. While the use of non-friable asbestos is now prohibited, there is still the need to remove and dispose of hazardous material safely.
Non-friable asbestos removal is required because property owners want to change the asbestos material for something less harmful or during demolition or renovation projects.
Specialized Hazmat Services Remove Non-friable Asbestos training delivers excellent results as we pass on our expertise to our trainees. All participants will obtain the essential knowledge and skills to remove non-friable asbestos and comply with regulations safely.
The legal requirement of Non-friable Asbestos removal
When non-friable asbestos materials are present or suspected of being present, only trained and qualified personnel have the authority to identify, manage or remove them. Specialized Hazmat Services non-friable asbestos training ensures it will be done safely and competently, minimising the chances of harm.
Non-friable asbestos removal must be performed under relevant state and territory legislative requirements and Codes of Practice.
Specialized Hazmat Services training is nationally recognised and is a legal requirement in most states and territories for workers who need to remove non-friable asbestos.
Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment
Specialized Hazmat Services nationally recognised Remove Non-friable Asbestos training provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills to remove non-friable asbestos materials safely.
Our course includes preparing, enclosing and removing non-friable asbestos and the practice of decontamination and disposal requirements.
The training is performed by experienced and qualified instructors and involves theory and practical scenarios relevant to your worksite.
Our Non-friable Asbestos Training includes:
Contact us for Remove Non-friable Asbestos training
Specialized Hazmat Services can deliver Remove Non-friable Asbestos training Australia-wide. We will discuss training options with our clients and have the ability to perform courses in a training room or on-site environment.
Please contact Specialized Hazmat Services to discuss your training requirements, and we will do our best to facilitate them.