Gully Howard Technical offer a broad range of Proficiency Modules, including the P401 – Identification Of Asbestos In Bulk Samples. This course covers both theory and practical training. It is taught over 3-days, including student assessment and examination. Detailed syllabuses can be downloaded from the BOHS.
Proficiency Module courses are aimed at those with a requirement to demonstrate a certain level of proficiency to carry out work in the specific area covered by the Module.
To provide theoretical and practical knowledge in the techniques of Asbestos sample identification using polarised light microscopy (PLM).
It is beneficial that candidates for this course are aware of the contents of HSG 248 (Asbestos: The Analysts Guide) (available for free download online). If you have any concerns regarding this please do not hesitate to get in touch and a member of the training team will be able to assist.