Asbestos Air Monitoring

$680.00

This Asbestos Air Monitoring course is a 1 Day Course offered online through zoom with live instructor. This Air Monitoring Sampling Technician Training accredits individuals to perform asbestos air monitoring during and after asbestos abatement projects.

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This Asbestos Air Monitoring course is a 1 Day Course offered online through zoom with live instructor. This Air Monitoring Sampling Technician Training accredits individuals to perform asbestos air monitoring during and after asbestos abatement projects. This air sampling course includes information on methodology for representative quality assurance for both personal and area sampling for phase contrast microscopy (PCM) and transmission electron microscopy analysis (TEM). This course does not include fibre counting (which requires certification and lab certification)

This course runs 9:00 - 3:00 pm and is followed by a proctored online quiz through zoom. Successful students will receive a Certificate of course completion. Certificates are valid for 3 years

Topics To Be Covered Include:

  • Background and Overview of Asbestos
  • Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure
  • Overview of Asbestos Abatement Projects
  • Regulatory Overview
  • Principles of Air Monitoring Procedures and Practices
  • Personal Protective Equipment and Personal Hygiene
  • Decontamination Systems
  • Safety and Health Hazards
  • Air monitoring pump calibration
  • Representative Quality Assurance for Personal and Area Sampling
  • What is Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) Analysis
  • What is Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) Analysis
  • Lab Analysis and Reporting