P403 Asbestos Fibre Counting

Course Dates

P403 Asbestos Fibre Counting

The P403 course provides candidates with theoretical and practical knowledge of the techniques of fibre counting of asbestos air samples using phase contrast microscopy (PCM). Book now >
After this course, candidates will be able to describe and carry out the approved methods for correctly setting up air sampling equipment and for fibre counting, and understand the accuracy and limitations of these methods and the requirements for quality control. Candidates will preferably have prior experience of analysing fibre count samples and may already be participating in a quality control scheme. Course Content
  • Setting up of microscope
  • Filter preparation, fibre counting and set up of air sampling equipment
  • Calculation of results, quality control, reporting and communication
  • Practical work
Duration 2 days   Please contact us for upcoming dates.

Enquire about your training needs

BOHS Courses

P400 Foundation Course

P401 Identification of Asbestos in Bulk Samples (PLM)

P402 Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings

P403 Asbestos Fibre Counting

P404 Air Sampling of Asbestos and MMMF and Requirements for a Certificate of Reoccupation Following Clearance of Asbestos

P405 Asbestos Management

P407 Advanced Asbestos Management

International Training

Exam Preparation and Re-sits

CCHR/C – Certificate in Controlling Health Risks in Construction