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Remove Asbestos 

RTO Code: 21519

Duration:  2 Days (face to face) 

Aim: This nationally accredited and WorkSafe Victoria recognised course provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills to safely remove friable and non-friable asbestos containing materials. This course will deliver suitable qualifications to work for a licensed asbestos removalist company in Victoria and in WHS jurisdictions.

Qualification:  On successful completion of the course; a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for:

  • CPCCDE3015A Remove friable asbestos and

  • CPCCDE3014A Remove non friable asbestos

These are suitable qualifications to work for a licensed Class A or B asbestos removal company in Victoria and WHS jurisdictions.


Description: This nationally accredited and WorkSafe Victoria recognised course provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills to safely remove friable and non-friable asbestos containing materials. On completion of the 2-day training course, participants will have an increased awareness of asbestos and asbestos exposure; and be able to demonstrate safe handling procedures with relation to asbestos products.

The course includes preparing, enclosing, removing and decontaminating for friable and non-friable asbestos work. As well as waste management and disposal requirements.

Key Areas Covered:

  • Introduction to Asbestos
  • Identification of asbestos
  • Health Effects
  • Legislation and Industry Standards
  • Asbestos Audits/Registers
  • Control Plans/SWMS
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Enclosure Methods
  • Decontamination and Negative air Units
  • Air Monitoring/Clearances
  • Removal Techniques
  • Asbestos in Soils
  • Decontamination procedures 

In order to be successful in this course participants must demonstrate competency in three key areas; classroom discussion, practical asbestos removal*2 and a multiple choice written assessment.


  • If the evidence of a certificate for CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry cannot be provided, the participant can only be awarded a Certificate of Attendance for Asbestos Training for Class A (Friable) Removalists and Asbestos Training for Class B (Non-Friable) Removalists. 

Learning, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements

  • In order to be successful in the unit, students must have sufficient English written and oral language skills to enable clear and direct communication with trainer and other students.
  • Students must be able to; listen and understand instructions, complete an enrolment form and multiple choice written assessment, and participate in group discussion.
  • If you have any concerns regarding this pre-requisite please contact our friendly HAZCON training team to discuss what assisted learning options are available to you.

1. A certificate for CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry is required. A card (red or white) cannot be accepted.
2. HAZCON provides realistic simulation activities to provide participants with real world scenarios; however, we don't use any asbestos containing materials.
3. All equipment required for the training course is provided. A fit test is included as an assessment component of the course; students may bring their own respirators to the training session to have their personal respirator correctly fitted.


Remove Asbestos Training

CPCCDE3015A Remove friable asbestos & CPCCDE3014A

Remove non friable asbestos

Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm.

 Cost: $615 per person **This course is GST Free (Including comprehensive course notes & catering).

Dates Location Book
Wednesday 30th & Thursday 31st October Notting Hill Book
Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th December Notting Hill Book
Wednesday 22nd & Thursday 23rd January Notting Hill  Book
Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th February Notting Hill Book
Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th March Notting Hill Book
Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th  April Notting Hill Book
Thursday 28th & Friday 29th May Notting Hill Book
Thursday 18th & Friday 19th  June Notting Hill Book
Wednesday 29th July & Thursday 30th July Notting Hill Book
Thursday 20th & Friday 21st August Notting Hill Book
Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd September Notting Hill Book
Tuesday 20th & Wednesday 21st October Notting Hill Book
Monday 9th November & Tuesday 10th November Notting Hill Book
Thursday 17th & Friday 18th December Notting Hill Book


This course can also be run just for you at your workplace. If you are interested you can contact us on 1800 429 266  or via email:  training@hazcon.com.au




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