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Training: Asbestos

Asbestos Handler Initial

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Certificate Information:
Any person who, within a work area, removes, encapsulates or disturbs friable asbestos, or who handles asbestos material in any manner which may result in the release of asbestos fiber, shall possess a valid asbestos handler certificate and shall have such certificate or a copy thereof in his/her possession at all times while working on the project.

This 4-day course is designed to provide each student hands-on opportunities to perform all aspects of asbestos work properly by using engineering controls, decontamination procedures and work practices.

Course Content:

  • Personal protective equipment
  • Personal hygiene
  • Work area preparation
  • Engineering controls
  • Decontamination system
  • Work practices
  • Safety hazards

NY State Department of Labor License Fee: $ 50

NYC DEP License Fee: $ 100


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