This course has been design to give delegates an awareness of the types of hazardous dusts found in the workplace and the control measures required to mitigate their effects.


Who is the course aimed at?

All those in the fire industry who need to understand the hazards of silica



 The course covers the following:

  • Introduction
  • What is silica dust?
  • Other dusts
  • What is risk to construction workers?
  • Exposure to silica dust
  • Who is at risk?
  • Effective controls
  • Hierarchy of control measures
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE)
  • APF factor
  • Dust extraction equipment classification
  • Disposable coveralls and boot covers
  • Other controls
  • Train workers



1.5 hours CPD


£20 plus VAT (£24 inc VAT)

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