Training: Lead

LIVE ONLINE WEBINAR and CLASSROOM Training Option Now Available:  Abatement and RRP Initial and Refresher (English and Spanish) Available now !

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Online Webinar Option For Initial Courses: lecture portion of the course will be done online via live webinar.  Hands-on and course test will be administered in person at our facility or the clients facility depending on the group size. 

Online Webinar Option For Refresher Courses: lecture portion of the course will be done online via live webinar.  Course test will be administered in person at our facility.

For Online Option - After registration, students will receive information on signing onto the webinar platform via ZOOM.  Please note access to PC with webcam and audio will be necessary to attend the live webinar.  Students will be required to show their state ID (example: Drivers license) at the start of the Webinar.  During the Live webinar, students will be able to interact with the instructor. Training will be actively proctored at all times.

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lead certification information (Lead Abatement New York City) The activities that may be performed by each discipline, and the specific requirements for initial certification are listed below. 

LEAD INSPECTOR:

Certified lead inspectors may perform inspection and post-abatement clearance activities.
1. Pass an EPA-accredited inspector course.
2. Pass the EPA inspector certification exam.

LEAD RISK ASSESSOR:

Certified lead risk assessors may perform inspection, post-abatement clearance, lead hazard screen, and risk assessment activities.

1. Pass an accredited inspector course.
2. Pass an EPA-accredited risk assessor course.
3. Pass the EPA risk assessor certification exam.
4. Meet one of the following requirements:
a. Bachelor's degree and 1 year of experience in a related field, or
b. an Associates degree and 2 years experience in a related field; or
c. Certification as an industrial hygienist, professional engineer, registered architect and/or
d. Certification in a related engineering/health/environmental field, or
e. A high school diploma (or equivalent), and at least 3 years of experience in a related field.


LEAD ABATEMENT SUPERVISOR:

Certified lead abatement supervisors may perform specific abatement activities, including oversight of abatement projects and preparation of the occupant protection plan and the abatement report.

Pass an EPA-accredited abatement supervisor course.
Pass the EPA abatement supervisor certification exam.
Meet one of the following requirements:
a. One year of experience as a certified lead-based paint abatement worker, or
b. At least 2 years of experience in a related field.

LEAD PROJECT DESIGNER:

Certified lead project designers may prepare occupant protection plans and abatement reports for abatement projects.
Pass an accredited supervisor course.
Pass an EPA-accredited project designer course.
Meet one of the following requirements:
a. Bachelor's degree in engineering, architecture, or a related profession, and 1 year of experience in building construction and design or a related field, or
b. Four years of experience in building construction and design or a related field.

LEAD ABATEMENT WORKER:

Certified lead abatement workers may conduct abatement activities under the direction of certified abatement supervisors.

Pass an EPA-accredited abatement worker course.
Re-Certification If you completed an accredited training course with a course test and, if applicable, a hands-on assessment, you must be re-certified every three years. If you completed an accredited course that included a proficiency test, you must be re-certified every five years (all disciplines except Project Designer). To be re-certified before your current certification expires, you must submit your renewal application no later than 90 days before the expiration date.


EPA RRP FIRM AND INDIVIDUAL CERTIFICATION


EPA ABATEMENT FIRM AND INDIVIDUAL CERTIFICATION


Lead initial courses

refresher courses