Version Effective: 26th of February, 2020
Version Effective: 26th of February, 2020

PDC70286 - Asbestos Awareness and Management

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course provides an overview of asbestos identification and management in the workplace, including requirements for reporting documentation; and includes the asbestos register system required in all Queensland State Schools.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements to enrol in this course, however,  it is suitable for personnel who work in asbestos identification and management.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply

Enrol and commence anytime into this self-paced online course at, create a new account, search your course and pay via the secure payment gateway.

Study Area
  • Engineering and Built Environment
  • Science and Environment
  • Transport and Safety Sciences
Skill Area
  • Building and Construction
  • Furnishing
  • Property
  • Public Sector
  • Safety
  • Utilities

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

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Standard Course Structure

1 hour

  • Online
No units are associated with this course

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. List the different types and classes of asbestos which may be identified in buildings
  2. Describe the impact of asbestos exposure on human health
  3. Explain the hierarchy of control for managing and disposing of asbestos
  4. Outline the requirements for an asbestos management plan in the workplace.


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