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Asbestos Awareness (OSHA/AHERA)

$110.00

Asbestos Awareness training is required for employees who may come into contact asbestos-containing materials (ACM) as part of their daily work activities.  OSHA and AHERA require that employees receive annual 2-hour training.

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Asbestos Awareness training is required for employees who may come into contact asbestos-containing materials (ACM) as part of their daily work activities.  OSHA and AHERA require that employees receive annual 2-hour training.

Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to what asbestos is, where it comes from, and how it was used.
  • Health effects from exposure to asbestos.
  • Examples of materials that contain asbestos and/or should be presume to contain asbestos (PACM).
  • Correct precautions and work practices when working around asbestos.
  • Avoiding exposure to asbestos.
  • Recognizing asbestos hazards due to damage and/or deterioration.
  • Appropriate responses to asbestos fiber release events.
  • OSHA regulations and how they apply to you and your company.

For construction, maintenance, custodial and industrial staff who may come into contact with asbestos.

Class certificate provided upon completion of the class.  Valid for 2 years.

Note:  This class is not intended for persons who disturb ACM or handle ACM that is damaged.


Class Length:  2 hours

 

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Dates October 24, 2018

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Karl Environmental Group provides environmental services to residential customers, business clients, school districts (both public and private) and government agencies. Our clients represent a variety of industries and backgrounds and we pride ourselves in being able to meet their individual environmental needs with quality and efficiency. Our services include lead water testing, asbestos testing, asbestos abatement, environmental site assessment, lead paint inspection, mold sampling, and industrial hygene. We also provide certification for the OSHA Hazwoper Certification, General Industry Certification, Construction Industry Certification, EPA Lead Renovator Certification, Asbestos Worker Certification, First Aid Certification, and Basic Life Support courses. Find us on Facebook, call us at 1-800-527-5581, or find our PA location 20 Lauck Road, Mohnton, PA 19540 Tel: (610) 856-7700 or our NJ location 200 Whitehead Road, Unit #222, Hamilton, NJ 08619 Tel: (609) 365-9635