This course is designed for personnel who either currently hold a valid EPA/NYS Asbestos Handlers Certification or have successfully completed an EPA/NYS accredited Handler training program within the past twelve months. The total instruction time of 8 hours includes formal classroom training only. Successful completion of this course will enable the individual to apply for re-certification by New York State, fulfills EPA accreditation requirements and satisfies OSHA Training requirements for Class I and Class II asbestos workers.
Review topics include: Core Topics (History, Identification, Current Regulations, Health Effects, Protective Clothing, Abatement Control Options), PPE, Medical Monitoring, Personal Hygiene, Work Area Prep, Engineering Control Techniques, Decontamination Systems, Clean-up & Disposal, Other Safety Hazards, Air Monitoring & Testing and Case Studies.
- January 25
January 25, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm