UKATA Asbestos Non-licensed Operative (NNLW)

This Course Includes
  • Fully qualified instructor
  • UKATA Certified
This Course Includes
  • Fully qualified instructor
  • UKATA Certified

Course Description

Non-Licensable and Notifiable Non-Licensed Works with Asbestos (Formerly known as Category-B course)

This course is for people requiring training in the safe removal of Non Licensable Asbestos Materials.

The course combines classroom based theory and hands on practical training.


  • To give you an overall understanding of asbestos removal techniques
  • Inform you of the types of asbestos you may work with
  • To provide you with the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to undertake non-licensed works with Asbestos Containing Materials.

By the end of this course you will:

  • Be familiar with what works are classified as licenced works - non-licensed works and what non licenced works require notification to the HSE.
  • Be familiar with the control measures that will be required to undertake non-licensed work with asbestos containing materials
  • Understand the requirements to prevent the spread of asbestos and control exposure
  • How to undertake specific tasks as described in HSG210
  • How to deal with the waste generated
  • How to adequately decontaminate


Course Content:

  • Types of Training
  • Asbestos awareness
  • Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974
  • History of Asbestos
  • CAR 2012 legislation
  • Duty to manage asbestos in non domestic premises
  • Refurbishment / Demolition Survey
  • CAR 2012: ACoP
  • Control of Asbestos 2012
  • Regulation 4 - Duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises
  • Regulation 5 - Identification of the presence of asbestos
  • Regulation 6 - Assessment of work which exposes employees to asbestos
  • Approved Code of Practice and Guidance Notes
  • Categories of Asbestos Works
  • Ancillary Work
  • Supervisory Work
  • How do you decide if the works are NLW, NNLW or LW
  • Non licenced works with Asbestos
  • Examples of Maintenance Work
  • SALI
  • What type of work is Notifiable Non Licenced Work?
  • What is the ACM you will be working withWhat condition is the material in?
  • Examples of Notifiable Non Licenced Work
  • Notifiable Non Licenced Work
  • Notifications
  • Notification Form (ASB NNLW1)
  • Safe System of Work and Risk Assessment
  • Information, Instruction, Training and Supervision
  • Working with Asbestos Containing Materials
  • Working With Asbestos
  • Respiratory Protection Equipment
  • Selection of Personal protective equipment
  • Regulation 11 - Prevention or Reduction of Exposure to Asbestos
  • Handling Techniques
  • Regulation 12 - Use of control measures
  • Regulation 13 - Maintenance of Control Measures
  • Accidents, Incidents and Emergencies
  • What to do if you discover or Damage ACMS
  • If an incident has occurred
  • Regulation 15 - Arrangement for Emergencies
  • Regulation 16 - Preventing the spread of asbestos
  • Regulation 17 - Cleanliness of Premises and Plant
  • Regulation 18 - Designated Areas
  • Regulation 19 - Air Monitoring
  • Regulation 22 - Health Records and Medical Surveillance
  • Record Keeping
  • Conventional Hazards
  • Asbestos Essentials
  • Building and Dismantling a Mini-Enclosure
  • Using a Class H Vacuum Cleaner for Asbestos
  • Wetting Asbestos Materials
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Using damp rags to clean surfaces of minor asbestos contamination
  • Personal Decontamination
  • Disposal of Asbestos Waste
  • Statement of cleanliness after textured coating removal
  • Emergency Plan
  • Safe System of Work and Risk Assessment (Regulation 7)



Q: Is this a classroom course?
A: Yes.

Q: Do I get a certificate for completing this course?
A: Yes and the certificiate is valid for 1 year upon completing the course.

Q: How do I get my certificate?
A: We will issue you certificate on completion of the course once the invoice is paid.

Q: Is this a certified course?
A: Yes. PERSES is certified to deliver this course by UKATA. Check out the UKATA directory, which can be found HERE.

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  • Duration
    1 day
    UKATA and CPD
From £120.00
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