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Asbestos Training

Asbestos Training

This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skill for individuals to be able to identify a range of asbestos products and materials and be able to report the material to the relevant person.

Hosted at our designated asbestos training facility at CIT Bruce, you will be taught asbestos best practice in our purpose built simulated environment. Gain hands-on experience and knowledge under the guidance of industry experts including a former ACT safety commissioner, and become compliant with WorkSafe ACT asbestos removal regulations and requirements.

Asbestos Awareness

This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skill for individuals to be able to identify a range of asbestos products and materials and be able to report the material to the relevant person.

  • Dates:
    19 January 2019 - CRN 22114 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    2 February 2019 - CRN 22117 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    16 February 2019 - CRN 22121 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    2 March 2019 - CRN 22193 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    16 March 2019 - CRN 22198 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    30 March 2019 - CRN 22203 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    13 April 2019 - CRN 22356 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    27 April 2019 - CRN 22362 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    11 May 2019 - CRN 22371 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    25 May 2019 - CRN 22374 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    8 June 2019 - CRN 22380 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
    22 June 2019 - CRN 22384 (online enrolment into this CRN from 01 December 2018)
  • Location: CIT Bruce, A Block, Room A207
  • Delivery: 4-hour face-to-face workshop
  • If you are late you may not be admitted to the course
  • Cost: $190 or $95 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Cost for customised delivery on your premises or outside the ACT is available on request.
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Working Safely with Asbestos Containing Materials

CIT is the exclusive training provider in the ACT offering this course. Developed through an industry consultation process, this course aims to bridge the gap between asbestos awareness and asbestos removal, supervision and assessment. This training is ideal for tradespeople such as electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, carpenters and refrigeration mechanics who need to interact, penetrate or drill safely with asbestos containing materials. Develop competency in job risk assessment, hazard controls, safe use of tools, fit and use of PPE and decontamination and disposal procedures. Whilst not compulsory training at present, this course is expected to become so in the near future.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 4-hour face-to-face practical activities in CIT asbestos training facility with simulated materials.
  • Cost: $495 or $355 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Remove Non-Friable Asbestos

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to remove non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM). This program includes preparing, containing and removing non-friable ACM, and includes knowledge of decontamination and disposal requirements. On successful completion, you can apply to the Office of Regulatory Services in ACT to obtain a 'Class B' Asbestos Removal Licence.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 2-day face-to-face workshop hosted at CIT asbestos training facility
  • Cost: $500 or $150 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Supervise Asbestos Removal

This course will give you the skills and knowledge required to supervise the removal process for friable and non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM). It includes planning for and supervising the removal process, including preparing the work area and the work site, using safe and compliant removal practices, maintaining safety procedures, and supervising the decontamination and removal processes.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 2 day face-to-face and practical assessment in CIT asbestos training facility
  • Cost: $400 or $180 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Pre-requisites:

CPCCOHS1001A - 'Work safely in the construction industry' is a pre-requisite for CPCCDE3014A - 'Remove Non-Friable Asbestos' and CPCCBC4051A - 'Supervise Asbestos Removal', you will not be eligible to enrol unless you have attained this competency. CIT offers CPCCOHS1001A - 'Work safely in the construction industry' as a 6 hour program fortnightly.

Are you a new student?

You will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to enrol at CIT. Click here to get your USI now!

Please see WorkSafe ACT website for licensing requirements and guidelines.

Course location:

The asbestos training courses are located at CIT Bruce, A Block, Room A207.

Please click here to download a map.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below
  • Location: CIT Bruce, A Block, Room A207
  • Delivery: 4-hour face-to-face workshop
  • If you are late you may not be admitted to the course
  • Cost: $190 or $110 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Cost for customised delivery on your premises or outside the ACT is available on request.
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Working Safely with Asbestos Containing Materials

CIT is the exclusive training provider in the ACT offering this course. Developed through an industry consultation process, this course aims to bridge the gap between asbestos awareness and asbestos removal, supervision and assessment. This training is ideal for tradespeople such as electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, carpenters and refrigeration mechanics who need to interact, penetrate or drill safely with asbestos containing materials. Develop competency in job risk assessment, hazard controls, safe use of tools, fit and use of PPE and decontamination and disposal procedures. Whilst not compulsory training at present, this course is expected to become so in the near future.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 4-hour face-to-face practical activities in CIT asbestos training facility with simulated materials Cost: $495 or $397.80 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students.
  • Cost: $495 or $395 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Remove Non-Friable Asbestos

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to remove non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM). This program includes preparing, containing and removing non-friable ACM, and includes knowledge of decontamination and disposal requirements. On successful completion, you can apply to the Office of Regulatory Services in ACT to obtain a 'Class B' Asbestos Removal Licence.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 2-day face-to-face workshop hosted at CIT asbestos training facility
  • Cost: $500 or $150 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Supervise Asbestos Removal

This course will give you the skills and knowledge required to supervise the removal process for friable and non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM). It includes planning for and supervising the removal process, including preparing the work area and the work site, using safe and compliant removal practices, maintaining safety procedures, and supervising the decontamination and removal processes.

  • Dates: To be confirmed, please register your interest below.
  • Delivery: 2 day face-to-face and practical assessment in CIT asbestos training facility
  • Cost: $400 or $205 for Training Fund Authority rebate eligible students
  • Training Fund Authority rebate must be applied for prior to enrolling in the course. The rebate is not available after the course has been completed.

Pre-requisites:

CPCCOHS1001A - 'Work safely in the construction industry' is a pre-requisite for CPCCDE3014A - 'Remove Non-Friable Asbestos' and CPCCBC4051A - 'Supervise Asbestos Removal', you will not be eligible to enrol unless you have attained this competency. CIT offers CPCCOHS1001A - 'Work safely in the construction industry' as a 6 hour program fortnightly.

Are you a new student?

You will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to enrol at CIT. Click here to get your USI now!

Please see WorkSafe ACT website for licensing requirements and guidelines.


Register your Interest

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Due to the highly important nature of the safety/compliance information within this course I understand that if I arrive late to training, I will not be admitted to the course and I will be deemed non-compliant from the outset. CIT will not provide a refund due to late attendance, and students, upon request, transferred to the next available course and fees will apply. Please see this link for further details on CIT's Fee Policy.
 

Training Fund Authority discount eligibility

Do you perform 80% of your work in the ACT construction industry?
Are you able to supply evidence to support this?
For the course you are applying for, have you applied for the TFA rebate?