RoSPA Asbestos Awareness

RoSPA Asbestos Awareness Online

The RoSPA Asbestos Awareness online course looks at the biggest cause of work-related deaths in the UK. The Asbestos Awareness course is designed for anyone who may come into contact with asbestos in their work. Most commonly, that includes builders, plumbers, electricians, carpenters and other building related and maintenance trades.

This course is also approved by leading industry bodies RoSPA and the IATP.

eLearning Course Objectives:

  • This course helps you understand the legal requirements of the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations (2012) and helps you or your company meet them.
  • Being aware of the products that are likely to contain asbestos and the risks associated with them give workers and supervisors the information they need to avoid work that may disturb asbestos.
  • The course is 100% online so no need to attend a classroom.

Course Duration:

1 hour 10 minutes


Each module is rounded off with several multiple-choice questions, candidates are required to get 100% on these tests to pass the course. They have the opportunity to review all the answers at the end of each module before final submission and will be given 3 attempts to achieve the required result.


Delegates who successfully complete the online and practical assessments at the end of the course are awarded a RoSPA Asbestos Awareness award.

Who are RoSPA?

RoSPA are the only UK charity to work across occupational health and safety, and road, home, leisure and education safety, we promote the exchange of life-enhancing skills and knowledge. For more information click here.