This unit is required for all Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) removal workers engaged in the removal of non-friable ACM in quantities more than 10m2.
Project sites for removal of non-friable asbestos include construction sites, ships and soils.
The model work health and safety (WHS) regulations and the Code of Practice: How to safely remove asbestos (2018) requires workers to hold certification for the class of licensed asbestos removal work they will be undertaking. Completion of this unit of competency is certification to undertake non-friable (Class B) removal work.
Occupational licenses are required nationally. This unit is required for all ACM removal workers engaged in the removal of more than ten square metres of non-friable ACM.
Completing this training does not result in getting the relevant asbestos licence. Workers need to meet Safework NSW requirement to apply for the licence.
DLI TRAINING is an approved RTO by SafeWork NSW to deliver Asbestos Removal Training in NSW, Approval (#800483).
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card)
To remove more than 10sqm of non-friable asbestos or any amount of friable asbestos workers must complete the specified VET course before carrying out asbestos work.
If you’re a worker who supervises asbestos removal, there is additional training you also need to do.
Asbestos awareness training must be provided to workers who are who are carrying out asbestos removal work of less than 10m2 and/or workers who are at risk of being exposed to asbestos while on the job i.e. electricians, plumbers, bathroom and kitchen renovators
The training must be relevant to the task and must cover:
You can do an Asbestos Awareness course online, click here for more information.
This course addresses the requirements of the national unit of competency CPCCDE3014 Remove Non-Friable Asbestos.
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (white card).
Classroom based ( Face to face)
2 Days Training Course