This is Part 1 and a continuation of Asbestos Hazards Introduction and will provide Class III and Class IV asbestos workers with the knowledge and skills necessary to identify asbestos hazards, the nature of operations that could result in exposure to asbestos, and the importance of necessary protective controls. This course describes the health effects of asbestos and where it is commonly found. In addition, workers will learn ways to prevent exposure and the importance of respiratory protection.
- Recognize asbestos; Identify where it is commonly found
- Recognize operations that could result in asbestos exposure
- Describe the potential health effects of exposure to asbestos
- Cite common precautions and work practices that should be taken to avoid exposure