General Information

Who should take the course?

This course has been designed for anyone who may come into contact with asbestos at work or in the home. Please note that this is an awareness course and does not enable certificate holders to work with asbestos containing materials.

How long is the certificate valid?

Certification is valid for 24 months

What does the course cover?

Modules include;

  1. What is Asbestos, asbestos types and identification
  2. Why asbestos was used & its history
  3. Risks
  4. Related diseases
  5. Materials containing asbestos
  6. Responsibilities
  7. Asbestos surveys, air monitoring and standards
  8. Emergencies

Why choose Asbestos Wise?

Asbestos Wise is the first online awareness course here in New Zealand and was created by asbestos industry professionals with extensive experience and knowledge. Our online course provides a cost effective and convenient e-learning asbestos awareness training course which you can start within minutes and receive your certificate by email immediately upon completion.

How much does it cost?

It costs $85 inc GST per course. Discounts are available for multiple course purchases.

How long does it take to complete the course once started?

The course should take between 60 and 120 minutes once started depending on experience.

Is the course easy to use?

Asbestos Wise have incorporated effective 3D imagery to assist learning into the online asbestos awareness course. This gives our users the best chance of not only passing the course, but being able to use what they have learned in the future.

What devices will support the course?

Take the course on PC, laptop and tablet.

Can I pause my learning once I've started?

Yes, courses can be paused, learning can be broken down into multiple sessions if required, progress will be resumed at the last completed module on any device.

What is the pass mark?

You have to pass each module in order to proceed to the final exam. There are 15 questions on the final exam and you must score at least 12 out of 15 to pass the course.

I've passed the course; how do I get my course certificate?

Upon completion of the course you will receive your Asbestos Wise, asbestos awareness course certificate instantly through the email you registered upon signing up.

Support Information

I haven't received my certificate yet?

Your certification will be sent to you via the registered email as soon as your course material has been fully completed, please also check your junk mail folders if you are unable to find it.

Why can't I log in?

The password is case sensitive, make sure caps lock is turned off.

I have a question that is not listed here

For course related questions please email [email protected]

For technical support related questions please email [email protected]

Can I cancel an order once the once the order has been confirmed and my credit card charged?

Yes, you can but you must do so before you start the course and within 5 days of making the order. Email: [email protected] with your name, contact details, registered email and order number. Please be aware that there will be an administration fee of $15.00