Product DescriptionPlease note: Workers that will be performing Type 3 Asbestos Operations must complete the mandatory Asbestos Abatement training program. For more information regarding the mandatory Asbestos Abatement Worker Training Program approved by the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities please contact MTCU at 1–800–387–5656
Asbestos Awareness (ASB-01): Asbestos is the leading cause of workplace-related deaths in Canada, killing more than 2,000 workers each year! This course is designed to provide workers with the ability to recognize locations where asbestos may be present, understand what asbestos is, gain knowledge on asbestos-related illnesses and the information required for the safe handling of asbestos containing material. This course is designed to meet and exceed compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, O. Reg. 278/05- Designated Substance: Asbestos on Construction Projects and in Buildings and Repair Operations, O.Reg. 632/05- Designated Substances, and O.Reg. 213/91- Construction Projects
Training Modules Include:1. Introduction to Asbestos 2. Health Effects of Asbestos 3. Uses & Locations of Asbestos 4. Asbestos Legislation in Ontario 5. Worker Protection 6. Hazard Control
Training Evaluation: Participants will be evaluated over the course of the training through class participation/discussion and a final written evaluation. The written evaluation is completed at the end of the course, participants must receive 75% to be successful.
Record of Training 1. Documented participation and verifying objectives 2. Registered Participant Training Card 3. Electronic copy of participant training records sent to the employer 4. Certification is valid for three years from date of issue