Asbestos <1% and Lead Work Practices Refresher

2 hours
Asbestos <1% and Lead Work Practices Initial. Respirator approval: Medical clearance, respirator training, respirator fit test.
Course mode: 

This course refreshes learners’ knowledge of procedures to reduce exposure to wallboard systems containing <1% asbestos and/or lead-containing materials during disturbance or cleanup. It covers types of regulated materials, health impacts, work practices, personal protective equipment, and waste disposal. This course addresses PCB regulations but not removal. Abatement or cleanup of other asbestos-containing materials is not included.

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Intended Audience 

This refresher is required annually for employees who perform maintenance and alterations work on building materials that contain lead or <1% asbestos.


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201