Explanation of the hazards and health effects of asbestos exposures. Identification of common types of products that contain asbestos.
Training for compliance with the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System requirements.
Identification of hazards, preparation of work areas and safe, effective removal of asbestos materials in accordance with WorkSafeBC requirements.
Supervision of asbestos abatement
Abatement supervisors require additional training for the effective and safe management of abatement projects.
Identification of hazards, preparation of work areas and safe, effective removal of lead-containing materials in accordance with WorkSafeBC requirements.
Confined spaces entry
Identification of confined spaces and associated hazards. Safe work procedures, entry protocols, testing and emergency procedures. Program development and implementation in accordance with WorkSafeBC requirements.
Transportation of dangerous goods
Shipping, receiving and transport of hazardous material in accordance with Transport Canada regulations.
Indoor Air Quality Awareness
Awareness of indoor air quality problems. Common sources of problems and types of remedial actions.
Recognition of problem areas, safe work procedures and contamination cleanup in accordance with WorkSafeBC requirements.