UKATA Duty to Manage - Asbestos Appointed Persons

Aim of the course

This course provides the delegate with the theoretical and practical skills to undertake the management of asbestos containing materials within the buildings that they are responsible for, as defined in CAR 2012.

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, Regulation 4 covers the duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises. HSG 264 requires an appointed person to assist in the management of asbestos containing materials in buildings. HSG 264, requires the person appointed to be provided with the necessary skills and training for the effective management of asbestos in buildings.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for those responsible for managing asbestos in a building or estates including staff within H&S and property departments or site and project managers.

Course content

Theory Modules:

  • Regulation 4 CAR2012 – Duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises
  • Asbestos surveying
  • Asbestos survey report
  • Management control options
  • Reviewing and communicating the management plan
  • Work with ACMs that requires a licence and work with ACMs that is notifiable
  • Essentials of correct asbestos removal methods

Practical Elements:

  • Material risk assessment algorithm
  • Priority risk assessment algorithm
  • Analysis of assessment
  • Developing an asbestos management plan


2 ½ days providing the UKATA Asbestos Awareness certificates are valid within 6 months.


Delegates are awarded a UKATA Certificate after successful completion of the course.

Please note that by signing the register on the day of the course delegates give us permission to share relevant personal data with UKATA, for the purpose of generating certificates showing the successful completion of the training course.

Please contact us for upcoming dates.

Webinar course now available 

This course is also available to be delivered as a dedicated in-house course for your organisation. Please contact us to find out about options for face-to-face and/or 'Virtual Classroom' delivery.


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