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Statement of Attainment training in Removal of Friable Asbestos [from CPC08]


This training will provide you the skills and knowledge required for the safe removal of friable asbestos containing material (ACM). This includes preparing, enclosing and removing ACM as well as the knowledge of the decontamination and disposal requirements.


Statement of Attainment - training in Removal of Friable Asbestos [from CPC08]

Program No:



CIT Bruce 


1 day

Cost Info:

The 2021 Semester 2 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once. Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.

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Likely Job Outcome:

This unit is required for all ACM removal workers engaged in the removal of friable ACM.

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Additional Information

Occupational licenses are required nationally for the removal of friable asbestos containing material (ACM). All work must be completed according to relevant legislative, industry, customer and organizational requirements, including work health and safety (WHS) policies and procedures.

Regulatory mechanisms apply to this unit. CIT does not provide licensing. Candidates are advised to check for regulatory requirements in the state or territory they work.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

You must have CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry or equivalent prior to enrolling into this course.

If you do not have this prerequisite you can achieve it by enrolling in CIT White Card Training

AND You must be at least 18 years of age.

Language Literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessments may be conducted prior to program commencement.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with a lower level program, or enrol in the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20119) to develop your literacy skills. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at

Subject Information

Complete 1 subject

Core: Complete 1

  • CPCCDE3015A   Remove friable asbestos
    • CIT Code: CNST772
      Cost: Full fee $780.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies 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.
      Prerequisites: Nil

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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email