Asbestos Training - NZQA 29766 Remove Friable Asbestos (Class A)

NZQA Unit Standard 29766

The Remove Friable Asbestos course is designed for anyone currently working in the asbestos removal industry wanting to gain a formal New Zealand NZQA Asbestos qualification.

This course is a prerequisite for application for an Asbestos Removal Licence from WorkSafe NZ for either friable (class A) and non-friable (Class B) Asbestos removal.



The course content focuses on:

  • Prepare for friable asbestos removal
  • Prepare asbestos removal area and removal site
  • Isolate Removal site
  • Carry our friable removal process
  • Carry out decontamination process
  • Clean up work site
  • Contribute and use documentation in line with New Zealand regulatory requirements

This course is delivered by a Greencap Principal Consultant and Licensed Assessor with 30 years' friable asbestos experience, in association with NZQA accredited PTE - NZSafetyBlackwoods Worksafe Training.

To book please email a list of your trainees to [email protected] along with your Purchase Order and we will confirm your booking immediately.

Fees must be paid in full before qualifications are released.  


Designed for:

Any person intending to apply for a licence to remove friable asbestos Class A and/or non friable asbestos Class B.


Unit of Competency

NZQA Unit Standard 29766 will be issued to successful students upon completion of the course.



Formal examination and assessment process directly upon course completion. The assessment is moderated against NZQA unit standard 29766.


Delivery Method:

Training is delivered within a public training facility utilising theory and practical activities. Delivery will include instructor led presentations / scenarios, practical activities, and group exercises.




3 Days








Pre-entry Requirements:

The White card (Australia) Site Safe (New Zealand), or other similar proprietary health and safety induction certification recognised in New Zealand.




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Malcolm Fabiny

Practice Manager - Muddy Boots Asbestos Training

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