This Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Initial training course is for any individual who performs supervision of persons permitted to enter the restricted and regulated asbestos abatement work area. The supervisor is also responsible for performing the duties of the OSHA competent person for the asbestos project, consistent with current EPA and OSHA regulations.
An Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor must have completed this training, and have a valid certificate with them at all times while working on qualifying projects. This workshop prepares you to immediately apply your knowledge to the field, with extensive hands-on training and real-world examples from experienced instructors. It combines lectures, discussions, and hands-on demonstrations. Safe work practices, liability, and glove bag procedures are examined in detail.
Training for asbestos abatement professionals is required under the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act of 1986 (AHERA), which is the authority under which EPA issued the EPA Asbestos Model Accreditation Plan. This course has been granted full approval by the EPA and various States to meet AHERA and ASHARA accreditation requirements for asbestos work in K-12 schools, as well as in public and commercial buildings.
Topics To Be Covered Include:
*Denotes Hands-On Activities
Please Note: Your state has detailed education, experience and application processing requirements to qualify for licensing in the Asbestos field. Most states administer their own asbestos programs, and each state's Department of Environmental Protection/Health is generally the best place to start with questions about requirements and training. Students are responsible to verify these requirements prior to registering for a course.
|Certificates||Same day as course|
|Parking||Free parking available on site|
|STATE REQUIREMENTS (Asbestos Contractor / Supervisor Initial)**|
|Individual Prerequisites||If you wish to work as an Asbestos Supervisor for an existing licensed asbestos firm in GA, there are no pre-requisites for this course. Individuals who need to be the Primary Agent for an abatement firm must show proof of experience working on at least 3 previous asbestos abatement jobs as a licensed asbestos worker or supervisor.|
|Accrediting Body||Georgia Environmental Protection Division|
|Individual App Requirements||$100 annually|
|Individual Exam And Fees||No 3rd-Party Exam|
|Company Application Requirements||$100 initial and $100 for every additional worker; payment is annual|
|Refresher Training||Renewal fees are the same as initial fees. 8 hour refresher training annually.|
|Reciprocity||Georgia does not have asbestos reciprocity agreements with any state. Therefore, Georgia will not accept Contractor/Supervisor (C/S) training certificates from training programs approved by any other state, even though such state may be authorized by EPA to operate an asbestos program Georgia will only accept training certificates received from a training program with direct EPA approval or approval by the State of Georgia. Use the NDACC guide to determine the acceptability of your training in Georgia.|
|** Please note that these details are provided for informational purposes only. Consult with your local state or regulatory body to confirm your requirements for your specific situation. Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. It is simply a database of publicly available information that is meant to assist with research on certain topics but is no way guaranteed as complete or free of error.|
5891 New Peachtree Road #122, Atlanta, GA 30340
MO Jan 18, TU Jan 19, WE Jan 20, TH Jan 21, FR Jan 22 from 8:30am to 4:30pm
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