This course provides the hazard communication information required by the OSHA General Industry Standard for Asbestos. It emphasizes hazard identification and safe work practices that apply to all facilities and work environments. The various types of asbestos are presented, including their application in various industries and products, to help the student identify them. Detailed information about the health effects of asbestos, risk factors, and protective measures is presented. The regulatory standards and requirements are presented along with best practices and recommended strategies for managing asbestos in the workplace. This Asbestos Awareness Course is designed for engineers and other professionals who work in commercial and industrial facilities where asbestos containing materials may be present and for those who may work with asbestos management plans.
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits.
This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:
- Understand the hazard communication information required by the OSHA General Industry Standard for Asbestos
- Recognize the uses and hazards of asbestos
- Be able to outline the basic elements of an Asbestos Management Plan
Download the Course to review and begin earning your PDH credits.
We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This courses is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY. Before purchasing this course, please confirm that your state Board is listed above.