The purpose of the Asbestos Awareness Training Program is to inform employees of the presence, locations and hazards of asbestos containing materials (ACM) in buildings.
1) Information regarding asbestos and its various uses and forms.
2) Information on the health effects associated with asbestos exposure.
3) Locations of asbestos containing material (ACM)
4) Recognition of ACM
5) Contact information regarding asbestos related questions.
Instruction Methods: Lecture, handouts, a slide and/or video presentation and a quiz.
Who Should Attend: All University employees and others who perform maintenance or housekeeping in areas with asbestos. Please contact EH&S if you are unsure.
Training Frequency: Annual attendance is required for employees and others who perform maintenance or housekeeping in areas with asbestos.