Asbestos Awareness Half Day Course

Course Information
Course Type: 
Course Length: 
1/2 day

When Where Price Register
May 26, 2015 8:30am to 12:30pm Mississauga Head Office $150.00


This half day asbestos course is designed for those who will, or may administer an Asbestos Management Program, supervise building maintenance or construction and those managing Health and Safety Programs.

All students will receive a certificate of completion.

The Content and General Schedule of the Program is as Follows:

  • History of asbestos in Canadian building materials
  • General locations and types of asbestos used in construction
  • Health effects of asbestos exposure and preventive measures
  • Ministry of Labour Regulation 278/05:
    • Application, Asbestos Management Programs (AMP’s)
    • Responsibilities of Owners under normal operations
    • Asbestos Assessments, methods and limitations
    • Classification of Asbestos Work, (Types 1,2 and 3)
    • Type 1 Measures and Procedures 
    • Type 2 and 3 Measures and Procedures (brief summary)
  • Contractor Safety Programs – Development & Implementation


For every 4 persons from the same company, the 5th person is free.

On-Site Training

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