Lead in Construction (1 Hour)
In this course, you will learn about the various aspects related to lead in construction in order to provide and safe and healthy work envirnoment. There are discussions on the different health hazards, OSHA’s standards regarding lead, setting up an employee protection program, and the most effective way to protect owrkers to minimize their exposure to lead. After completing all of the required sections, you will be able to immediately print your nationall accepted certificate of completion. This certificate is valid for one 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
When an employee in a construction-related field comes into contact with lead, OSHA requires a standard set of procedures are followed for safety. Lead In Construction covers every aspect of managing the hazard of lead, from identifying potential hazards to keeping records. 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. For an additional fee, we can mail your certificate to you and include a pocket card.
All employees who are exposed to lead on the jobsite should follow OSHA procedures for safety. Employer responsibilities also include assessing hazards and keeping records. Lead in Construction is appropriate for any team leader who needs training to manage lead hazards in construction.
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.
In this course, you will learn about all of the various aspects related to lead in construction in order to provide a safe and healthful work environment. There will be discussions on the different health hazards, OSHA’s standards regarding lead, setting up an employer protection program, and the most effective ways to protect workers to minimize their exposure to lead.
Our course covers topics including:
- Health Hazards of Lead Exposure
- Worker Exposure
- Construction Workers and Lead Exposure
- OSHA’s Lead Standard
- Employer Responsibilities
- Hazard Assessment
- Medical Surveillance
- Medical Removal Provisions
- Exposure Reduction and Employee Protection