Lead Awareness – Online

20 minutes
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This general awareness course teaches you about the hazards of lead exposure if lead-containing materials are disturbed. Almost 95% of elevated blood lead levels among adults are work-related. Upon completion, you will recall hazards and health effects of lead exposure, ways to determine if there is lead in your workplace, and how to control lead exposure. Retake as a refresher or as assigned by your supervisor.

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Intended Audience 

Anyone who may be exposed to lead-containing materials but not significant amounts of lead dust or fume


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201