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Asbestos Awareness in General Industry

    Asbestos Awareness in General Industry

    Course Overview

    Asbestos Awareness in General Industry safety course, together with additional, 'site specific' information, was designed to meet the annual OSHA (1910.1001) and AHERA regulatory requirements in one easy to understand course. This course teaches safety and health regulatory standards set by OSHA, as well as environmental standards and best management practices.

    Asbestos awareness training is required upon initial assignment and annually for employees whose are exposed to airborne concentrations of asbestos at or above the permissible exposure limit (PEL) and/or excursion limit.

    Note: We have included the 2-hour time requirement as required by the EPA for anyone engaged in custodial or maintenance work. Maintenance and custodial staff conducting any activities that will result in the disturbance of ACBM must receive an additional 14 hours of training.

    Intended Audience

    Asbestos Awareness in General Industry is designed for workers in general industry, construction and building trade.

    • Custodial Managers
    • Custodial Workers
    • Custodial Supervisors

    Learning Objectives

    This Asbestos Awareness for General Industry online course addresses the hazards associated with asbestos. This safety course will also inform you about the need for workers who conduct asbestos abatement operations as licensed by a State or Federal agency. It is important to check your State’s specific asbestos abatement workers licensing requirements.

    Course Topics

    • Asbestos Basics
    • Types of Asbestos
    • Asbestos Fibers
    • Asbestos Exposure
    • Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM)
    • ACM Inspection
    • Health Effects
    • Laws and Regulations
    • Avoiding Exposure


    • OSHA
    • Asbestos Abatement
    • Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM)
    • Presumed Asbestos Containing Material (PACM)

    Features and Benefits

    ClickSafety’s Asbestos Awareness in General Industry online course is an orientation to Occupational Safety and Health. Understanding Asbestos and knowing how to avoid exposure is critical for employees whose work activities may bring them into contact with Asbestos containing materials. Rely on this quick, thorough training course from ClickSafety to keep you safe on the job. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

    • Know basic asbestos awareness
    • Understand occupational safety and health principles and techniques
    • Have an overview of the general requirements for working areas

    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Call: 800.971.1080