Training & Courses

Asbestos Abatement - 3 Day (#30251) - WEBINAR

Presented in live webinar format.  Participants will be able to ask questions live through chat format. This will be a web-based solution and will not require any software or online registrations of any kind. Details on how to access this course on the scheduled date will be emailed to participants prior to the course’s commencement.

Who Should Attend This Course

  • Asbestos Abatement Contractors
  • Asbestos Abatement Workers
  • Supervisors
  • Maintenance Workers
  • Custodial Workers
  • Maintenance Supervisors
  • Custodial Supervisors
  • Building Owners and Operators
  • Engineers and Architects
  • Building Inspectors
  • Anyone who, as a result of his or her work, may come into contact with
    Asbestos containing materials.

Our coursed is based on everyday occurrences in buildings and structures. The course will provide you with detailed knowledge on asbestos and its hazards. This course is intended for the attendees to gain further knowledge and experience in all aspects of asbestos abatement including: asbestos management, removal techniques and procedures, health effects and exposure, government regulations and guidelines, personal protection and material product identification.

Course Outline:

  • History of Asbestos and Its Uses (Introduction to asbestos, the asbestos family, types of asbestos, common uses of asbestos, industrial and commercial properties, asbestos containing products and consumer products).
  • Health Effects Associated with Asbestos Exposure (Introduction, Asbestos and Smoking, Asbestos Points of Entry, the Respiratory Pathway, Asbestosis, Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma)
  • Asbestos The Hazard: Inspection, Assessing and Management (Plant and facility inspection requirements, asbestos regulations and guidelines, asbestos building assessments, reviewing building records, assessing the physical appearance of asbestos, bulk sample collection and analysis, assessing the hazards, role of air monitoring, sampling surface dusts)
  • Response Action (Asbestos removal, asbestos encapsulation, asbestos enclosure, operation and maintenance programs)
  • Monitoring of Asbestos Bulk and Air Samples (Bulk and air sampling, bulk sampling non friable materials, bulk sampling friable materials and sample collection)
  • Airborne Fibre Monitoring Sample strategy, ambient air sampling, sampling during removal operations, final clearance sampling, phase contrast microscopy identification, scanning electron microscopy identification and fibrous aerosol monitoring (FAM)
  • Personal Protection (Introduction, Training Programs, Safe Working Practices, Air Purifying Respirators, Air Line Respirators, Self Contained Breathing Apparatus, Protection Factor (PF), Quantitative Fit Testing, Qualitative Fit Tests, Respirator Program Respirator check list, respirator cleaning and disinfection, protective clothing, fit testing and saccharan testing)
  • Work Site Decontamination Procedures Entering an asbestos work area, existing an asbestos work area)
  • Asbestos Regulations (Understanding the components of the regulations and how it affects daily job functions, understand Type I, Type II and Type III classifications.
  • Practical demonstrations of Type II enclosure set up and glove bag procedures.

Upon completion of this course each attendee will receive a certificate of completion.

Terms and Conditions:

Public Course Payment:
Payment must be received prior to commencement of course. Payment methods: Visa, MasterCard (please complete CC Authorization Form) or Cheque (made payable to ALL-TECH Environmental Services Ltd.). Certificates not issued to participants until payment as been received in full.

Public Course – Registration Cut-off:
Registration for public courses will close 3 days prior to course date.

Public Course – Cancellation Policy:
You may cancel your registration up to five business days prior to the course date, your registration fee will be refunded less a $50 enrollment charge. Alternatively, you may send someone else in your place.  ALL-TECH requires a minimum of 10 people per course. If course cancellation is necessary, you will be notified immediately, and refunds (if required) will be issued.  ALL-TECH will determine course viability 3 days prior to the course date.

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  • Asbestos Abatement
    April 18, 2023 - April 20, 2023
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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