Operations and Management – Initial Course

This two day course is designed for those seeking to be licensed to do general maintenance and asbestos-containing material repair tasks as pertaining to AHERA. Training consists of Federal, state, and local asbestos regulations, proper asbestos-related work practices, descriptions of the proper methods of handling ACM including waste handling and disposal, respirator use, care, and fit-testing, protective clothing donning, use, and handling, hands-on exercises for techniques such as glove-bag work, HEPA vacuum use and maintenance as well as appropriate and proper worker decontamination procedures.