Asbestos Awareness Course

Asbestos training and education is essential while working around this precarious substance. Since it is recognized as a threat to health, asbestos is greatly regulated by both EPA and OSHA. This course adheres to the OSHA construction standard for asbestos safety 29 CFR 1926.1101. Asbestos is a natural silicate mineral, which is fibrous in essence. Its long time exposure leads to severe diseases including cancer.

Goals of the Course

The goal of Asbestos Awareness Course is to impart effective knowledge and training methods
concerning the utilization, handling and disposal of Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM) to
control Mesothelioma (cancer). It also encompasses information about possible health dangers
caused by this hazardous material.

training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.

training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.

HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.

Audience Specified

This course is specified for those working in demolition concerning asbestos containing materials
(ACM), constructing, removing, repairing, encapsulating, maintaining or refurbishing ACM
structures, disposing asbestos spills, fixing asbestos-containing products, storing, transporting, or
disposing of asbestos containing constituents

Learning Outcome:

At the completion of this course, students will comprehend the following:

24-Hour Incident Commander Training Topics:

Module 1


Module 2


Module 3

Respiratory Protection

Module 4

Training Requirements

Quiz and Exam Information

Module Quiz

Module quizzes will be designed for knowledge check. Students will use these tests to prepare
themselves for the final exam to be held at end of the course.

Examinable Features

Completion time

The Asbestos Awareness course should be completed within 6 months of initial registration.
Afterwards, the account of the student will expire and they would be expected to repurchase the entire course.

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