Asbestos Hazard Awareness

Asbestos is a natural, fibrous silicate mineral. Exposure has proved extremely dangerous; microscopic asbestos fibers, when inhaled, can cause certain types of often fatal lung disease, making asbestos hazard awareness an essential training topic.

What does this course cover?

  • Explain what asbestos is.

  • Give examples of how asbestos might appear at work.

  • Identify health effects of asbestos exposure.

  • Identify ways to prevent exposure to asbestos on the job.

  • Explain what to do if they are exposed to asbestos.

What are the course takeaways?

  • Knowledge of asbestos hazards.

  • Certificate of Completion (immediately available for download and/or print).

  • Examination record available for employer.

Regulations – 

  • OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1001 – Asbestos Standard for General Industry

  • OSHA 29 CFR 1926.1101 – Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry

  • “UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR.” Occupational Safety and Health Administration, www.osha.gov/SLTC/asbestos/hazards.html. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.

  • “UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR.” Occupational Safety and Health Administration, www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3507.pdf. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.

Duration: 20 Minutes
Language: English
Price: $45

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