This class is required for all university employees who might come in contact with asbestos as part of their routine job experience, including:
Approx. 1 Hour
What is asbestos?
Friable vs non-friable
Where is it likely to be found?
Activities which could result in exposure
Housekeeping Requirements (for Custodial staff)
Safe Work Practices
Exposure Report procedures
Where to go for more Information
TV/VCR, samples of asbestos and non-asbestos containing materials, examples of asbestos warning signs
Protection Against Asbestos in the Workplace
Employee Exposure Report Form
Asbestos Awareness- Industrial Training Inc.
(20 min, good basics on asbestos)
Asbestos Threat - Long Island Productions
(8 min, good intro to asbestos hazards)
OSHA Asbestos Awareness Training Requirements
Asbestos Awareness Online Training Module
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