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Asbestos Abatement Training: Moderate Risk


Our BC Asbestos Safety Course will guide you through all aspects of Asbestos, from the hazards tha tare associated with Asbestos to how to protect yourselft with safe work practices. The course has been designed to meet and exceed Occupational Health and Safety Guidelines, so by completing this course, you can improve your knowledge of an important part of workplace safety.

Instructor: Jereld Salazar, BSC, CRSP

Duration: 16 hours

Course Fee: $600/person plus GST

Location: EMTEC office @ 121-8680 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC V6X 4K1

Certification Maintenance Points: *Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP): 1.0 CMP; Approval #13330

Course Outline:

  • History in historical perspective
  • Asbestos types
  • Uses & applications
  • Health effects & medical surveillance requirements
  • Legislation
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Moderate risk abatement which includes vinyl floor tiles and glove bag remova
  • Notice of project – asbestos (NOPA)
  • Worker control exposure plans
  • Decontamination & cleaning up the work area
  • Waste disposal
  • Hands-on practice workshop