Asbestos Standard: General Industry (1 Hour)


OSHA has a specific set of requirements for worker?s protection from asbestos in general industry. Asbestos General provides the training you need to stay up to date on asbestos-related procedure and regulation. Our online training will help you stay compliant and avoid fines. The course is fully online, easy to take, and self-paced. After completing all of the required sections, you will be able to immediately print your nationally accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for 1 year. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.


Requirements and Certification Overview

Our online Asbestos General Training program is one of the fastest and easiest ways to complete your required training. After completing all of the required sections. You will be able to immediately print your Nationally Accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for 1 year.

For an additional fee, we can mail your certificate to you and include a pocket card.

OSHA requires workplace and employee protection from asbestos and compliance with standards. Asbestos general is appropriate for any general industry workplace.

Who Should Take This Course

Our training meets OSHA standards. It’s important to check with your employer for any additional safety requirements. It’s important to keep a copy of your course completion certificate for your own records.

Course Overview

In this course, you will learn about asbestos and its health related effects. There will be discussions on worker protection requirements for exposure to asbestos in general industry and descriptions of the steps an employer must take to reduce the level of asbestos in the workplace. There is also a discussion on the revised rule which lowers the permissible exposure limit (PEL), contains mandatory methods of control for brake and clutch repairs, and provides training provisions for maintenance and custodial workers.

Our course covers topics including:

  • Scope and Application
  • Provisions of the Standard (Permissible Exposure Limits PELS, Exposure Monitoring, Medical Surveillance, Record Keeping, Regulated Areas)
  • Communication of Hazards
  • Building/Facility Owner Duties
  • Information and Training
  • Methods of Compliance (Control Methods, Respiratory Protection, Protective Clothing, Hygiene Facilities and Practices, Housekeeping)
  • Sources of OSHA Assistance (Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines, State Programs, Consultation Services, Voluntary Protection Programs, Training and Education)

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