The Asbestos Awareness for General Industry online training from OSHA Education School covers the essential properties of asbestos and hazards of asbestos exposure in the workplace. Participants will learn how asbestos exposure may occur during demolition and renovation, as well as learn about OSHA Standard Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1001 for General Industry. Additionally, participants can expect a broad overview of how workers can protect themselves and prevent asbestos exposure in the workplace.
OSHA Education School’s Asbestos Awareness for General Industry online training discusses the properties and primary uses of asbestos, routes of exposure, OSHA’s permissible exposure limits (PEL), and the recommended exposure controls. Specific course topics include the following:
Introduction to asbestos
Properties and exposure to asbestos
Requirements for using asbestos in the workplace
Conclusion and summation of asbestos in general industry
Specific industry terms covered throughout the course include the following:
OSHA Asbestos Standard