Asbestos Worker Refresher
Abatement Worker Course. The worker training course consists of four days of training. Persons seeking registration or accreditation as asbestos abatement workers shall successfully complete the course. Successful completion of the contractor/supervisor training course shall also be acceptable as qualification for asbestos worker applicants. The course shall adequately review: (1) physical characteristics of asbestos and ACBM; (2) potential health effects related to asbestos exposure; (3) employee personal protective equipment; (4) state-of-the art work practices; (5) personal hygiene; (6) additional safety hazards; (7) medical monitoring; (8) air monitoring; (9) relevant federal, state, and local regulatory requirements; (10) establishment of respiratory protective programs and medical surveillance programs; and (11) course review and manual.