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W504- Asbestos and other Fibres



1) Asbestos and other Fibrous Materials
1.1 Asbestos
1.2 uses of asbestos
1.3 man made minerals and other fibers
2) Health Hazards and Exposure Limits
2.1   Health effects of asbestos
2.2   Inhalation studies
2.3    Exposure Limits etc.
2.4    Machine made Mineral and other fibers
2.5  Typical exposures to Machine made mineral and other fiber
2.6 Typical legislative approach
3) Asbestos in Buildings and conducting Surveys
3.1    Types and Uses of Asbestos in Building
3.2   Surveys of Asbestos containing materials in Buildings
3.3   Bulk Sampling
3.4   Risk Assessment of Asbestos containing Materials in Building
3.5   Management of asbestos containing Materials in Buildings
4) Asbestos Remediation and Assessment prior to Reoccupation
         4.1 Preparation
   4.2 Enclosures
        4.3 Remediation procedures
        4.4 Waste Removal
        4.5 Role of Analyst
        4.6 Air Monitoring and Other Techniques
        4.7 Certification of Reoccupation  

5) Air sampling and fiber counting
5.1 Types of Air Sampling
5.2 Air Sampling Equipment and procedure
5.3  Clearance Sampling
5.4  Setting Up Microscopes for Fiber Counting
5.5  Filter Preparation
5.6  Calculation of Results and Quality Control
5.7  Electron Microscopy
6) Analysis of bulk samples
6.1 Macroscopic Examination
6.2  Sample Preparation
6.3  Polarized Light Microscopy
6.4  Dispersion Staining
6.5  Health and Safety Precautions During Identification
6.6   Quality Control
6.7  Interfering Fibers and Products 

Training info

Status: This event is approved by OHTA for the international qualifications scheme
Approved by OHTA
Category: Fibres
Level: Intermediate
Training provider: Sustainable EHS LLP


Location Vadodara
Starts 04 Oct 2019 09:00
Ends 08 Oct 2019 00:00
Course leader Utpal Bhavsar CIH, CSP & Lavish Lokhande CIH, CSP, CHMM, CMIOSH
Places 12
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