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OSHA Construction Asbestos Awareness

Online Training & Certification Course
29 CFR 1926.1101

This course covers requirements for regulating asbestos exposure in the construction industry. The focus of this course is to familiarize you with the standard for safely working with materials that may contain asbestos. This course was developed primarily for use in North America, but certainly is appropriate for international audiences.

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$29.95 per student   (8-12)

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$24.95 per student   (21+)

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Who Is Taking This Course?

Yourself
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Yourself & Others
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Others
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Governing regulations.
The use of Asbestos is highly regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and OSHA. This online course focuses on the Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry as described in OSHA 29 CFR § 1926.1101 and is intended to provide a general awareness of asbestos, the risks, and the regulations.

Who must take this course?
According to OSHA 29 CFR § 1926.1101(k)(9)(i): The employer shall train each employee who is likely to be exposed in excess of a PEL, and each employee who performs Class I through IV asbestos operations, in accordance with the requirements of this section.

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Click to Learn More Course topics.

Specific topics covered in this course include:

  • Course Introduction
  • Course Description
  • Course Approach
  • Course Layout
  • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Class I Asbestos Work
    • Class II Asbestos Work
    • Class III Asbestos Work
    • Class IV Asbestos Work
    • Permissible Exposure Limits
    • Competent Person
    • On-site Inspections
    • Training Program & Requirements
  • Lesson 2: Exposure Assessment and Monitoring
    • Initial Exposure Assessment
    • PEL (or Permissible Exposure Limit)
    • Employee Exposure Measurements
    • Exposure Monitoring
    • Affected Employees
    • Medical Surveillance Program
    • Medical Exams and Consultations
    • Maintain Employee Records
    • Regulated Areas
    • ACM Discovery Notification
    • Warning Signs and Labels
  • Lesson 3: Methods of Compliance
    • Exhaust ventilation equipped with HEPA-filter dust collection systems
    • Wet methods or Wetting Agents
    • Enclosure or Isolation of Processes Producing Asbestos Dust
    • Ventilation of the Regulated Area
    • Negative Pressure Enclosure Systems
    • Feasible Engineering and Work Practice Controls
  • Lesson 4: Work Practices
    • Respirators
    • Respiratory Program
    • Respirator Fit Test
    • Protective Clothing
    • Decontamination Area
    • Equipment Room
    • HEPA-filter Dust Collection Systems
    • Vinyl and Asphalt Flooring
  • Final Exam
Click to Learn More Course format.

Our OSHA Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry Training course consists of content, graphics, audio, self-check questions, and a final exam.

Click to Learn More How long is this course?

It will take a MINIMUM of 2 hours to complete this online course. The student may log on and off as needed. A bookmark will be set so when they log back in they will return to where they left off.

Click to Learn More How long do I have to complete this course?

We have no restrictions on how long a person takes to complete a course.

Likewise, if you are purchasing for others, we have no time limit on assigning courses. So you can purchase a larger quantity then you currently need and take advantage of volume discounts.

Click to Learn More How often is retraining or recertification required?

The length of time for which the training is valid is determined by OSHA 29 CFR § 1910.1101(k)(9)(ii):

Training shall be provided prior to or at the time of initial assignment and at least annually thereafter.
Click to Learn More How soon is the certificate of completion issued?

Upon successful completion each student will have immediate access to a OSHA Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry Training printable certificate and wallet card.

Click to Learn More Continuing education credits?

Each student will receive 0.2 CEUs (or 2 CMEs) from Compliance Training Online® for completing this course.

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