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What are the duties of a competent person in asbestos-related work?

A competent person is someone with sufficient experience and training, who has successfully completed any courses required for the purpose of that work.

For Competent person should
Asbestos-survey Take samples for testing, ensure samples are tested by a recognised testing body, and prepare and submit the survey report.
Asbestos-removal work Prepare the plan of work, advise, supervise and ensure that only trained personnel carry out the asbestos removal.
Last Updated: 1 June 2017