TRAINING

Below is a list of all of the courses provided by ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc.

ASBESTOS CERTIFICATION

Asbestos Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance - Initial Training

This class is for maintenance and contractor personnel who may disturb small amounts of asbestos containing materials as part of performing routine maintenance activities. Class IV course information is covered, as well as how to clean up asbestos spills, repair damaged asbestos-containing materials and perform contractor work in areas with friable asbestos-containing materials. Students learn how to setup mini-enclosures and regulated areas, and personal decontamination procedures. Attendees receive hands-on training in spot removal of fireproofing and acoustic ceiling materials, as well as glove-bag removal of pipe insulation. Attendees are also trained in the proper use of respirators, protective clothing, HEPA vacuums and repair/disturbance procedures.

The class satisfies the OSHA Class III requirements for employees who disturb or cleanup asbestos containing materials or work in regulated areas during asbestos maintenance/construction projects. These workers must be supervised by Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance Supervisor (OSHA Class III Competent Persons).

Who Should Attend: Construction and building maintenance personnel who clean up small asbestos spills or who disturb ACM during repair or maintenance tasks.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Asbestos Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance - Refresher Training

Do not let your Asbestos Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance certificate expire! This Asbestos Class III Operations and Maintenance refresher training re-certifies maintenance and contractor personnel who may disturb small amounts of asbestos containing materials as part of performing routine maintenance activities. Class IV course information is covered, as well as how to clean up asbestos spills, repair damaged asbestos-containing materials and perform contractor work in areas with friable asbestos-containing materials. Students learn how to setup mini-enclosures and regulated areas, and personal decontamination procedures. Attendees receive hands-on training in spot removal of fireproofing and acoustic ceiling materials, as well as glove-bag removal of pipe insulation. Attendees are also trained in the proper use of respirators, protective clothing, HEPA vacuums and repair/disturbance procedures.

The class satisfies the OSHA Class III requirements for employees who disturb or cleanup asbestos containing materials or work in regulated areas during asbestos maintenance/construction projects. These workers must be supervised by Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance Supervisor (OSHA Class III Competent Persons).

Who Should Attend: Construction and building maintenance personnel who clean up small asbestos spills or who disturb ACM during repair or maintenance tasks.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Asbestos Training Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance Supervisor - Refresher

Do not let your Asbestos Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance Supervisor certificate expire! The 4-hour Asbestos Class III Operations and Maintenance Supervisor refresher training includes all information personnel air monitoring procedures, fit-testing protocols, setting up mini-enclosures and regulated areas, and personal decontamination procedures. Attendees learn about their responsibilities in supervising Class III work activities and record keeping requirements.

Who Should Attend: Asbestos program supervisors and building maintenance personnel who supervise and/or perform responses to small spills or perform small-scale repair activities on building systems with ACM.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Asbestos Training Class III OSHA Operations and Maintenance Supervisor - Initial

This two –day comprehensive asbestos training course includes all information of the Class III 8-hour course, as well as personnel air monitoring procedures, fit-testing protocols, setting up mini-enclosures and regulated areas, and personal decontamination procedures. Attendees learn about their responsibilities in supervising Class III work activities and record keeping requirements.


Who Should Attend: Asbestos program supervisors and building maintenance personnel who supervise and/or perform responses to small spills or perform small-scale repair activities on building systems with ACM.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Asbestos Training Class IV OSHA and AHERA Awareness

Attendees will learn how to identify suspect asbestos-containing materials, respond to asbestos emergencies, recognize asbestos hazards, and prevent exposure to themselves and building occupants.

The class satisfies the AHERA and OSHA Class IV requirements for training employees who are likely to come into contact with, but do not disturb asbestos containing materials.

Who Should Attend: Construction, building maintenance and janitorial personnel who work in commercial buildings and schools and who may come into contact with asbestos-containing materials.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

LEAD CERTIFICATION

EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Initial

This Lead Renovator (RRP) Initial Certification course is 8 hours in length and includes lead safety training approved by the EPA or applicable EPA-Authorized state program. Any contractor performing qualifying work on pre-1978 homes or child-occupied facilities must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training.

This 8-hour course trains renovation, repair and painting contractors how to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and comply with EPA’s Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule and HUD’s Lead Safe Housing Rule. Includes health effects, regulations, lead-safe work practices, interior and exterior containment, cleaning and waste removal, record-keeping, training non-certified renovation workers, hands-on training, review and examination.

Who Should Attend: Contractors who work in pre-1978 housing and who might disturb painted surfaces while doing plumbing, electrical, drywall, painting, tile, window replacement, landscaping, repairs, construction, renovation, remodeling, HVAC, demolition, plus many, other jobs. The RRP rule applies to people who are contractors, handymen, maintenance companies, rental property owners, schools, and day care providers as well as non-profits and government agencies. Learn more at: http://www.epa.gov/lead/ or Lead RRP FAQs. Note: The EPA Lead RRP training does not cover all of the requirements for Cal-OSHA lead training.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Initial - SPANISH

This Lead Renovator (RRP) Initial Certification course is 8 hours in length and includes lead safety training approved by the EPA or applicable EPA-Authorized state program. Any contractor performing qualifying work on pre-1978 homes or child-occupied facilities must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training.

Course Delivered in Spanish.

This 8-hour course trains renovation, repair and painting contractors how to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and comply with EPA’s Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule and HUD’s Lead Safe Housing Rule. Includes health effects, regulations, lead-safe work practices, interior and exterior containment, cleaning and waste removal, record-keeping, training non-certified renovation workers, hands-on training, review and examination.

Who Should Attend: Contractors who work in pre-1978 housing and who might disturb painted surfaces while doing plumbing, electrical, drywall, painting, tile, window replacement, landscaping, repairs, construction, renovation, remodeling, HVAC, demolition, plus many, other jobs. The RRP rule applies to people who are contractors, handymen, maintenance companies, rental property owners, schools, and day care providers as well as non-profits and government agencies. Learn more at: http://www.epa.gov/lead/ or Lead RRP FAQs. Note: The EPA Lead RRP training does not cover all of the requirements for Cal-OSHA lead training.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Refresher

For individuals who have previously completed the Lead Renovator Initial Certification in compliance with the Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) rule, this 4-hour Refresher Course is required to renew your individual certification. Our courses are delivered by experienced instructors, and will provide you with all the current information you need to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field.


Topics include:

•   Regulations

•   Testing for Lead-Based Paint

•   Review of Set-Up Practices

•   Review of Prohibited Practices, Personal Protective Equipment and Dust Control

•   Cleaning Activities and Checking Your Work

•   Record keeping

•   Training of Non-Certified Renovators


Please Note:  The refresher course can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification, so register today to prevent any delays in your re-certification!

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Refresher - SPANISH

For individuals who have previously completed the Lead Renovator Initial Certification in compliance with the Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) rule, this 4-hour Refresher Course is required to renew your individual certification. Our courses are delivered by experienced instructors, and will provide you with all the current information you need to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field.

 
Course Delivered in Spanish.

Topics include:

•   Regulations

•   Testing for Lead-Based Paint

•   Review of Set-Up Practices

•   Review of Prohibited Practices, Personal Protective Equipment and Dust Control

•   Cleaning Activities and Checking Your Work

•   Record keeping

•   Training of Non-Certified Renovators


Please Note:  The refresher course can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification, so register today to prevent any delays in your re-certification!

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Lead Awareness Training

Building maintenance personnel will learn proper work practices in preventing potential lead exposure to building occupants and workers during routine maintenance tasks to large renovation/demolition projects. The course covers the health effects of lead exposure and the various paint related activities required to be followed in order to comply with the OSHA Lead in Construction Standard.

Who Should Attend: Maintenance personnel in schools, residential housing and commercial buildings. Maintenance personnel and construction workers who perform activities that may disturb lead containing paint/surfacing materials where it is anticipated the lead exposures will be below the OSHA Action Level.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

Lead Procedures Training

The OSHA Lead in Construction Standard requires training of workers who disturb lead containing paint or other surfacing materials. These activities include, but are not limited to removing paint by sanding, scraping, abrasive blasting and performing manual demolition activities. This course includes all information from the lead awareness class, as well as safe work practices, site preparation, engineering controls, work area cleanup, exposure monitoring requirements and the proper use of respirators and protective clothing.

Who Should Attend: Building maintenance personnel who perform paint preparation and construction activities where lead exposures may occur at or above the OSHA Action Level, but below the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL).

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

MOLD CERTIFICATION

Mold Prevention and Management

Concern about indoor exposure to mold has been increasing as the public becomes aware its effect on human health. As indicated by the thousands of lawsuits filed in California against building owners, mold presents a significant financial liability. This class is designed to help building owners reduce the potential for mold exposures by training facility management and maintenance personnel on how to prevent mold growth and address mold hazards.

Who Should Attend: Building maintenance personnel, construction workers, janitorial personnel and property managers.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.

SILICA CERTIFICATION

Silica Training

Title 8 CCR Section 1530.1 – OSHA requires training for workers who are exposed to crystalline silica. Exposures to respirable crystalline silica dust during construction activities can cause serious respiratory disease. Each year more than 300 US workers die from silicosis and thousands more are diagnosed with lung disease.

Silica is a common mineral found in certain types of rocks and sand and used in the manufacture or application of numerous construction materials such as concrete or masonry applications, and granite and marble. Working with these materials is the primary source for exposure to silica in the work place. OSHA has established a Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) that cannot be exceeded for working in and around locations where crystalline silica is disturbed.

Who Should Attend: OSHA requires training of all employees and supervisors who are required to work with or around powered tools and equipment used to cut, grind, core or drill concrete or masonry materials, marble or granite.

ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to cancel an event at any time. In the event that ACC Environmental Consultants, Inc. cancels an event, you will receive a 100% refund or you can choose to apply your registration fees to another event. By submitting payment you agree to these Terms.