This CDPH Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor Initial combo training is designed to provide information for those individuals who perform lead-based paint inspections and/or clearance examinations on abatement and renovation projects in California.
This course will teach the legal obligations facing inspectors when inspecting for lead hazards, and individuals will learn to determine whether or not lead-based paint or other lead hazards are present in sufficient quantities to require abatement according to regulatory guidelines. This workshop prepares you to immediately apply your knowledge to the field, with extensive hands-on training and real-world examples from experienced instructors.
This 5-day class includes:
California Licensing - Education and Experience Requirements:
Either: A Bachelor's Degree or higher in a biological, chemical, physical science or related field; and 1 year of experience in lead-related construction or a related field: a) conducting environmental inspections and assessing environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazards; or b) designing projects in environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazard reduction;
OR: An Associate's Degree or higher (or 20 semester/30 quarter college units) in a biological, chemical, physical science or related field and 2 years of experience in lead-related construction or a related field either conducting environmental inspections and assessing environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazards or designing projects in environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazard reduction;
OR: A High School Diploma or its equivalent and 3 years of experience in lead-related construction or a related field: a) conducting environmental inspections and assessing environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazards; or b) designing projects in environmental health, occupational safety or environmental hazard reduction.
OR: Certified Industrial Hygienists – American Board of Industrial Hygiene certificate.
3rd-Party Exam: Lead Inspector/Assessor Certification Exam (call Cooperative Personnel Services (916) 263-3624, x5) to sign up for the exam.
Maintaining Accreditation: If it has been more than 1 year since you completed your CDPH-approved training, you must take 7-hours of CDPH-approved Continuing Education before applying for certification. If your CDPH-approved initial training is more than three (3) years old, you must take the full initial course over again before applying for certification.
|Certificates||4-7 days after course completion for in person courses.|
|Parking||Free parking available on site|
|Food||Breakfast provided for in person courses.|
|STATE REQUIREMENTS (CDPH Lead Inspector / Risk Assessor Initial - CA)**|
|Individual Prerequisites||-Successfully complete and receive a course completion certificate for a lead-based paint inspector and risk assessor training course -Bachelors degree AND 1 year experience in related field, OR -Associates degree AND 2 years experience in a related field, OR -High School/GED AND 3 years experience in related field|
|Accrediting Body||California Department of Public Health|
|Individual App Requirements||$75 annually|
|Individual Exam And Fees||Third party exam. $230 exam fee for each attempt.|
|Company Application Requirements||$300 every 5 years|
|Refresher Training||You must complete at least 7 hours of CDPH-approved lead-related construction Continuing Education every two years, and pay the application fee annually.|
|Reciprocity||There are numerous reciprocity agreements with EPA and other states with authorized lead-based paint programs. Your state may accept training for certification programs from those training providers accredited by EPA or other state authorized programs. Because reciprocity agreements are subject to change, it is strongly recommended that you contact your state's accrediting body before taking training from an outside source.|
|** 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.|
1100 Technology Circle, Anaheim, CA 92805
MO Aug 31, TU Sep 01, WE Sep 02, TH Sep 03, FR Sep 04 from 8:30am to 5:00pm
Founded in 1989, NATEC International, Inc. is one of the largest training companies in California and has celebrated twenty-five years of providing accredited hazardous material related training courses. We offer classroom facilities in Northern and Southern California and hold numerous publicly held classes. The NATEC staff consists of the largest instructor base in California, supporting our clients' challenging schedules with experienced and knowledgeable instructors, which is comprised of CIH's, Certified Asbestos Consultants, and Lead Paint Inspector/Risk Assessors.