Handling of Asbestos in Quantities Below Licensing Requirements


This program is designed to train construction workers to be able to safely handle and/or remove asbestos below the quantities requiring Licensing. It is designed to provide workers with general knowledge and does not give - nor is it designed to provide workers with sufficient information and training to remove asbestos that is friable.

It is strongly advised that "Asbestos Identification and Awareness" short course be completed prior to enrolling into this course.

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
- Prepare for asbestos removal
- Identify asbestos types
- Plan and organise work
- Remove equipment (maintenance and use)
- Use safety equipment (limitations and maintenance)
- Set up site for removal
- Remove asbestos
- Decontaminate and demobilise
- Dispose of asbestos

  • Ability to speak, write and understand English.
    It is strongly advised to complete the "Asbestos Identification and Awareness" short course prior to enrolling into this course.

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.


Dates to be advised

Class Times
2 days x 4 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
Concession available for CITB members. You must be a current CITB member at the time of enrolment.


$220.00 GST inc


$190.00 (CITB)

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For more details on short course enrolments, discounts, refunds, international student eligibility and more, please visit Applying for Short Courses
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