BOHS P405 Management of Asbestos in Buildings

Duration: 4 days

A four-day course (P405) for individuals who are responsible for managing asbestos in a building or estate, but whom have no prior experience within the asbestos industry.

Course content

Management of Asbestos in Buildings provides practical knowledge and skills in asbestos management, including basic asbestos removal, and the audit of asbestos removal projects. The course covers a broad range of asbestos related matters, including:

  • The nature of asbestos, its properties and health effects
  • Asbestos in buildings
  • Asbestos management plans and strategies
  • The role of asbestos surveyors, contractors and analysts


The course is assed via a written theoretical examination and written practical examination. Candidates who successfully complete both examinations within a twelve-month period will be provided with a BOHS (P405) Proficiency Certificate for the Management of Asbestos in Buildings as proof of qualification.