Lead Abatement Worker Refresher

20 August 2014

The Lead Abatement Worker Refresher program reviews critical topics associated with lead abatement activities. Up-to-date information regarding new regulations, equipment, work practices and procedures, and other related information is detailed. DVDs available for this program include: Lead in Construction: Medical Surveillance and Lead Paint Abatement in Residential Locations. Additional support materials for this program include: Lead Abatement Methods on Steel Structures (DVD: Lead in Construction – Safe Work Practices in Lead Abatement) and Lead Abatement Worker Refresher Program Examination and Examination Blue Print. In addition to English, this program is available in Spanish, Polish and Russian.

Topics Covered

  • History of Lead and Its Uses
  • Health Hazards of Lead Abatement
  • Lead Regulations
  • Personal Protective Equipment for Lead
  • Site Safety
  • Lead Sampling Methods
  • HUD Inspection and Risk Assessment
  • Residential/HUD Work Practices, Abatement Methods, and Disposable Procedures
  • Lead: Worker Rights