This subject will allow the participant to supervise the removal process for friable and non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM). The subject includes planning for and supervising the removal process, including preparation of the work area and the worksite, using safe and compliant removal practices, maintaining safety procedures, and supervising the decontamination and removal processes onsite.
Ensuring compliance with the asbestos removal control plan (ARCP) is central to the effective performance of the role, along with ensuring and documenting air monitoring and other testing and certification processes, conducted by licensed asbestos assessors according to legislation.
Potential worksite locations include domestic, commercial, demolition and construction, ships, soils and fences.
Participants are advised to check for regulatory requirements relating to relevant industry experience for licensing purposes as this subject is required for all supervisors of the ACM removal process.
Candidates wishing to supervise friable ACM removal must complete CPCCCDE3015 Remove friable asbestos. Candidates wishing to supervise non-friable ACM removal must complete CPCCCDE3014 Remove non-friable asbestos.
This subject will cover:
CPCCWHS1001: Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
CPCCDE3014: Remove non-friable asbestos
CPCCDE3015: Remove friable asbestos