Asbestos Awareness

29CFR1926.1101 (j) (7)-(k) (9) VIII

All employees whose job description requires them to work in or around asbestos containing materials are required to have asbestos training. In general, this will include but not be limited to: Maintenance Personnel, some housekeeping personnel, some Environmental Health and Safety personnel, and any other employees identified as being potentially at risk of exposure.

The employer must ensure that each operator is evaluated to confirm that he/she understands the information provided in the training.

Course Objectives:

This class will cover the following subjects:

History of asbestos
Types of asbestos, where found
Uses of Asbestos in Industry
Health Affects
Identification and testing of suspected ACM
Common uses of asbestos
Respiratory Protection
Abatement Processes
Asbestos Management

Course Offered:

Online SELA website, Scheduled On-site Class, Program Package purchase.

SELA training conforms to OSHA CBT Training standards and ANSI Z490.1. Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training. SELA Safety Council LLC. follows all ANSI training criteria’s.

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Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Course Instructor

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1 month of access

Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT)

1 month of access

Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) refers to training that is delivered in a virtual or simulated environment, or when instructor and learner are in separate locations. Virtual instruction environments are designed to simulate the traditional classroom or learning experience.