Lancaster County WSD Asbestos Training for Cementitious Piping
Thursday, Aug 20, 2020
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
This 1-day course is specifically designed for Public Works employees who cut and repair cement pipe containing asbestos. This 1-day course is for both new and refresher employees and is DHEC and OSHA approved saving the employer costs over 2 day courses.
Students completing this program can opt out of an OSHA Respirator Program, Tyvek Suits, and other PPE due to the course contained an OSHA- Compliant Negative Exposure Assessment (NEA).
This course covers all the required topics of the OSHA Asbestos Standard and includes hands-on training exercises to include written work practices and an approved NEA air sampling test that the employer can use
Students will have to successfully complete a written test with a minimum score of 70% in order to receive a Certificate and meet SC DHEC Requirements for licensing.
Students should bring hard hats, eye protection, and safety vests.