Asbestos Assessor Course
$ 1200 + GST per person
NZQA Unit Standard 29768
This course is required for workers who want to conduct asbestos assessment associated with removal.
Unit 29767, Supervise asbestos removal, or demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills.
Asbestos assessors have to work with a number of different skills, including managing projects and planning for assessment processes. Assessors also need the ability to collect data on-site using measurement devices to keep track of how things are going during any project.
Assessors should be knowledgeable in completing the monitoring process as well as to evaluate the results of the monitoring process according to accredited laboratory requirements. These are necessary to know what information is needed before getting started on an asbestos removal project.
We can provide training on request. Contact us for more information.
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Who should attend this asbestos assessment course?
Individuals who want to conduct asbestos assessment associated with removal
Individuals who want to become a WorkSafe licenced asbestos assessor
This unit standard specifies the outcomes required to act as an Assessor for removal or friable asbestos-containing materials. People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Plan for asbestos removal
Prepare to collect site measurements and other data
Use measuring devices to collect site information and data
Complete the monitoring process; and
Evaluate and document results of the monitoring process according to accredited laboratory requirements.
Occupational Health and Safety > Hazardous Substances and Materials
Workplace practices for asbestos removal must meet obligations required under current law including but not limited to: Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, Health and Safety at Work (Asbestos) Regulations 2016, WorkSafe New Zealand Approved Code of Practice for the Management and Removal of Asbestos, and any subsequent changes.