Asbestos Project Designer Initial
Project Designer Course. The project designer training course is three days in length. Persons seeking to be licensed as an asbestos consultant or accredited as a project designer shall complete the project design course. Successful completion of the course shall be demonstrated by achieving a score of at least 70% correct on the written course examination. The course addresses: (1) background information on asbestos; (2) potential health effects related to asbestos exposure; (3) overview of abatement construction projects to include clearance of the project area; (4) safety system design specifications, including written sampling rationale for air clearance; (5) field trip; (6) employee personal protective equipment; (7) additional safety hazards; (8) fiber aerodynamics and control; (9) designing abatement solutions and written project design; (10) budgeting/cost estimation; (11) writing abatement specifications; (12) preparing abatement drawings; (13) contract preparation and administration; (14) legal/liabilities/defenses; (15) replacement; (16) role of other consultants; (17) occupied buildings; (18) how to accomplish a complete visual inspection; (19) relevant federal, Colorado, and local regulatory requirements; and (20) course review.