Environmental Health & Safety

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Hazard Awareness

This course will provide you with information about the serious health hazards associated with exposure to asbestos. It will also address where asbestos is commonly found, how it can potentially affect you, and what you need to do to protect yourself and others from exposure. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives for this course are to list the two agencies that have been principally responsible for generating regulations for asbestos control, define terms associated with asbestos, identify where asbestos-containing materials are commonly found in building materials, list the requirements for signs and labels that identify asbestos exposure hazard areas, identify illnesses related to asbestos exposure, describe the medical surveillance program required by OSHA, recognize circumstances in which personnel may be exposed to asbestos, and identify safety measures that protect against asbestos exposure.

Length:  30 min     Copyright: SkillSoft     Type: eCourse (online training)

Instructions for accessing this course:

  1. Go to the URL http://ucrlearning.ucr.edu  
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  3. Enter the word "asbestos" into the Search box (on the left side), and click on "Go" 
  4. Click on the "Asbestos (Awareness)" title, and select "Register
  5. Verify that the box is checked next to eCourse, and click on "Submit"

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