The Advanced Asbestos Awareness for General Industry safety course from OSHA Education School is an advanced-level course designed to meet the annual OSHA 1910.1001 and Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) regulatory requirements, as well as teach environmental standards and best management practices.
NOTICE: Included is the 2-hour time requirement by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) engaged in custodial or maintenance work. Maintenance and custodia staff conducting activities that may result in the disturbance of asbestos-containing building material (ACBM) must receive an additional 14 hours of training.
OSHA Education School’s Advanced Asbestos Awareness for General Industry training addresses common hazards associated with asbestos. Participants can expect to learn essential information required to conduct asbestos abatement operations. Specific course topics include the following:
Types of asbestos
Asbestos containing materials (ACM)
Laws and regulations
Specific industry terms covered throughout the three courses include the following:
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