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This Asbestos Awareness Course will guide you through all aspects of Asbestos, from the hazards that are associated with Asbestos to how to protect yourself with safe work practices.
Our comprehensive course will explain in detail what you need to know, emphasize key points and test your knowledge retention after each module. 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. This courses consists of 5 chapters and a final exam. Once you pass your exam, you may print your certificates of completion (wallet & wall sized). Training may be paused or resumed at any time, is fully narrated, and includes interactive exercises to ensure understanding of course content.
After completion of this course, you should be able to understand:
- What is Asbestos comprised of
- Asbestos health risks
- Regulations and exposure limits related to asbestos
- Asbestos safe work practices
|Average Duration: 1.5 Hours|
|Printable Certificate Upon Completion|
|Unlimited Exam Attempts|
|Self-Paced. Available 24/7|
|Live Student Support|
|Permanent Record of Training|
|User Management Tools Available|
1. Introduction to Asbestos
Chapter one covers the course learning objectives as well as an overview of the different types of asbestos, materials that may contain asbestos, and the differences between friable and non-friable asbestos.
2. Health Risks of Asbestos
Learn about the health risks of asbestos including primary health concerns, secondary effects of exposure, occupations that are at risk of exposure, medical surveillance programs, pre-employment medical exams, and asbestos work reports.
3. Risk Assessment & Controls
This chapter covers the assessment of asbestos as a health hazard in the workplace, exposure risk assessments, sample collection, classification of work, low/moderate/high exposure of risk, permissible exposure limits, notification, monitoring, and training requirements.
4. Safe Work Procedures
Learn about specific requirements for workplace procedures, regulated areas, inspection and monitoring, air sampling requirements, low exposure risk procedures, moderate exposure risk procedures, glove bag operations, high exposure risk procedures, decontamination, and waste disposal.
5. Asbestos Personal Protective Equipment
In chapter six you will learn about the different forms of personal protective equipment that is used when working around asbestos. This includes different types of respirators, how to select the right type of respirator, and how to use your respirator. You will also learn about fit testing, emergency planning and preparedness, procedures for medical emergencies, and procedures for an asbestos emergency spill.
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