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Asbestos Operation and Maintenance (O&M)

The Asbestos Operations and Maintenance training program will meet the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) General Industry Asbestos Standard, OSHA Construction Asbestos Standard and the EPA Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA). The course covers the following topics:

 

  •  Information regarding asbestos and its various uses and forms
  •  The health effects associated with asbestos exposure
  •  Recognition of damage and deterioration of ACBM
  •  Descreiptions of the proper method of handling ACBM
  •  Respiratory protection
  •  Regulatory Review
  •  Hands on procedures for glove bags and mini-enclosures
  •  Practices for reducing asbestos exposure
  •  Work practices and engineering controls

 

Course Length: 2 Days/ 8 Hours per day

Prerequisites: None