IP402 Asbestos Surveying in Buildings

IP402 International Proficiency Qualification Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings

IP402 Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings is the first of the suite of international qualifications. Asbestos surveyors play a critical role in preventing exposure to asbestos. This qualification covers the basic tried and tested knowledge and skills required to locate and identify asbestos-containing materials in buildings and provide advice to minimise the risk of exposure.

BOHS IP402

Asbestos surveying in buildings qualification covers the basic knowledge and skills required to locate and identify asbestos-containing materials in buildings.

This course provides the essential knowledge to minimise the risk of exposure. This course qualification assesses at how to correctly take asbestos samples from buildings, what to look for, the correct surveying strategy, documentation required and tools, equipment , asbestos registers, and regulations and legislation which effects the PCBU (person conducting business undertakings).

Duration

3 days including assessment and exams.

Who should attend?

This is an ideal course for anyone who resides in the country who surveys buildings with asbestos as part of their work and does not have a recognised asbestos surveying qualification. With completion of this course they will manage to work as an asbestos surveyor or manage asbestos surveyors and surveying teams.

Entry requirements

A basic knowledge of asbestos surveying principles. Some experience of asbestos surveying under the supervision of a competent surveyor would be beneficial.

Course content

  • Health effects of exposure to asbestos fibres;
  • Types of asbestos and uses of asbestos in buildings;
  • Types of asbestos surveys;
  • Conducting safe and effective asbestos surveys;
  • Bulk sampling;
  • Risk assessment and managing asbestos-containing materials;
  • Personal protection and decontamination

Syllabus

The qualification is structured into five sections, each with an indicative time allocation:

  1. Introduction and Good Practice Requirements   5%
  2. Asbestos in Buildings   25%
  3. Risk Assessments and Management of Asbestos   15%
  4. Bulk Sampling and Personal Decontamination   20%
  5. Practical Work   35%

Achieving the Qualification

Candidates are required to pass three mandatory components to be awarded the qualification; one assessment and two written examinations.

Assessment 

Formative practical assessment (FP).

Written Examinations  

Written theory examination (WT);  

Written practical examination (WP).

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
05 Nov-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS

  The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the authorisation of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene. This includes offering a number of courses specifically relating to asbestos management, awareness and surveying. We are Registered Course Providers of

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IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
04 Dec-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS

  The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the authorisation of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene. This includes offering a number of courses specifically relating to asbestos management, awareness and surveying. We are Registered Course Providers of

read more VENUE: Perth
IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
21 Nov-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS

  The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the umbrella of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene. This includes offering a number of courses specifically relating to asbestos management, awareness and surveying. We are Registered Course Providers of

read more VENUE: Darwin
IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
28 Oct-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS

  The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the umbrella of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene. This includes offering a number of courses specifically relating to asbestos management, awareness and surveying. We are Registered Course Providers of

read more VENUE: Brisbane
IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
25 Sep-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS

  The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the umbrella of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene. This includes offering a number of courses specifically relating to asbestos management, awareness and surveying. We are Registered Course Providers of

read more VENUE: Sydney
IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS – Custom dates and Locations
31 Dec-19

IP402 SURVEYING AND SAMPLING STRATEGIES FOR ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS – Custom dates and Locations

ENVIROSPECT are happy to conduct custom courses to suit you and your business requirements and your location. Email info@envirospect.com.au with your requirements. The BOHS IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course provides a range of theory and practical knowledge for those wishing to undertake asbestos building surveys. Envirospect is also able to offer asbestos training under the umbrella of the British Occupation Hygiene Society (BOHS). The BOHS Faculty provide the International Proficiency examining board for professional, postgraduate qualification in occupational hygiene.

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