Training: Asbestos Courses

NIOSH 582 (119)
Date and Time


Certificate Information:
This 4 days 40-hour course is designed to familiarize students with sampling and evaluation of equipment in order to collect and analyze dust samples with accepted professional techniques. The course combines lectures, demonstration and hands-on experience with microscopes.

Course Content:

  • Theory and procedures necessary for use of equipment
  • Health effects of asbestos exposure
  • Sampling and calibration equipment
  • Microscope familiarization
  • Instrument calibration and statistical comparisons
  • NIOSH 7400 method counting rules
  • Regulations