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Shield awarded Fully Licensed Asbestos Training Accreditations, Mental Health Training Accreditation and More!

Independent Asbestos Training Providers & United Kingdom Asbestos Training Association  

Shield have successfully upgraded our UKATA membership to allow us to undertake fully licensed asbestos training (Previous known as Category C.). We have also upgraded our IATP membership to match. This means that our training division are now able to offer Asbestos training at all levels both in house and externally to our clients, ranging from basic Asbestos Awareness, Non-Licensed/NNLW, Licensed Operatives, Supervisors and Contracts Managers and more!

We will also be offering several new courses including an “Air Management Workshop”, an “Upskilling Course on Compliance Air Monitoring” and an “Asbestos Removals Industry Administrators’ 360° Overview”. In total we will be offering 30+ training courses!

If that wasn’t good news enough, we now also undertake Operative level 2 NVQ and Supervisor level 3 NVQ Assessments and offer an IQA Service. We also have a short ¼ – ½ day course to coach Contracts Managers on the RSPH Level 4 Diploma examinations.

Royal Society for Public Health

As a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health, our Head of Training is in the process of gaining RSPH Accredited Centre status for Shield which will enable us to offer a range of RSPH qualifications including Level 3 Asbestos Surveying & Bulk Sampling, the Level 3 Award in Asbestos Management for Dutyholders and the Level 4 Diploma in Licensed Asbestos Removal for Contracts Managers.

Mental Health Training

With the recent revolution in thinking regarding Mental Health especially in the construction and related industries we are accredited to offer Mental Health (Adult) First Aid courses and Supervisor courses.


Shield were recently awarded the ARCA Gold Audit Award and we continue to work closely with ACAD and ARCA as full contracting members of both organisations.

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