Length: 4 hours

Course Description:

All employees who may be exposed to lead or lead based materials must go through detailed initial training, as well as periodic retraining (on at least an annual basis). This course is designed to satisfy the requirements of initial training outlined in 29 CFR 1910/1915.1025. Successful participants will understand the elements of the regulations and received a certificate issued by MC & EC. Handouts, as appropriate, will be distributed for participate future reference.

Course Outline:

OSHA’s Lead Standard for Shipyards

How Lead Can Affect the Body

Symptoms of Lead Exposure

Permissible Exposure Limits and Action Levels

Workplace Exposure Assessment and Air Monitoring

The Written Compliance Program Selection

Use of Respirators and Other PPE

Safe Work Practices

The Medical Surveillance Program