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RECORD NUMBER: 295 OF 2436
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Course 7. Model Curriculum for Asbestos Operations and Maintenance Workers (Training Package).|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.|
|Additional Subjects||Asbestos ; Air pollution abatement ; Occupational safety and health ; Training devices ; Working condition ; Operation and maintenance ; Protective equipment ; Health hazards ; Removal ; Regulations ; Requirements ; Accreditation ; Guidelines ; Slides ; Curricula ; Instructional materials ; Education ;|
This 2-day course is intended for personnel who will disturb small amounts of asbestos as a result of routine or emergency maintenance or repair work. The course covers health effects, work practices, personnel protective equipmnet, regulations and other topics per EPA and OSHA guidance. The focus is conducting safe, small scale disturbance of asbestos using appropriate work practices and protective equipment. Guidance for the delivery of 'hands on' modules and conducting participatory activites is included.