Lead Awareness in Construction
This is a certificate-level online safety course designed to familiarize you with basic occupational safety, health principles and techniques that relate to Lead Awareness in Construction. This course emphasizes safety and health regulatory standards, as well as environmental standards and best management practices. Coupled with job and site specific training, this course is designed to comply with the OSHA initial and annual lead awareness training requirements specified in 29 CFR 1926.59 and 29 CFR 1926.62(l).
This Lead Awareness safety training is designed for construction workers and managers who are responsible for the safety of their job site according to OSHA regulations. The information provided is important for any employee in the construction industry.
- Construction Foremen
- Construction Supervisors
- Construction Workers
This online safety course addresses the specific nature of operations which could result in exposure to lead above the reaction level. You will learn the Environmental Protection Agency’s requirements for ensuring safety to the highest possible standard in the workplace. When you have finished with this course, you will have a better understanding of the properties and uses of lead, health hazards, lead standards and exposure limits, and the control of lead in the workplace.
- Overview of Lead Awareness in Construction
- Lead Awareness Program Requirements
- How a Lead Awareness Program Works
- Properties and Uses of Lead
- Health Hazards
- Standards and Exposure Limits
- Medical Surveillance and Lead Removal
- Lead Controls
- Lead Hazard
- Lead Awareness
Features and Benefits
ClickSafety’s Lead Awareness in Construction online safety course teaches that lead over-exposure is one of the most common over-exposures found in the industry and is the leading cause of workplace illness. This course is designed to promote lead safety in the workplace. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:
- Know the properties and uses of lead
- Understand the health hazards associated with lead
- Know the standards and exposure limits of lead
- Understand the removal and medical surveillance of lead