Occupational Health and Safety for the Asbestos Exposed Worker – Calgary Workshop

This government-approved training is required for all workers conducting high-risk asbestos removal in Alberta as outlined by Alberta Ministry of Labour and Immigration, Occupational Health and Safety. It is a two-day course divided into eight components and aligned with the Alberta Asbestos Abatement Manual:

  • Asbestos and asbestos-containing materials
  • Health effects associated with exposure
  • Legislation
  • Introduction to asbestos abatement methods
  • Asbestos abatement procedures
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Air monitoring and analysis
  • Other health and safety hazards

In addition to lectures and written exercises, there are hands-on activities designed to familiarize the students with the practical aspects of asbestos removal.  These include respirator inspections and glove-bag removal exercises.

This course meets the worker training requirements outlined in Chapter 3 of the Alberta Asbestos Abatement Manual and is for workers who may enter a “restricted” area (“an area of the work site where there is a reasonable chance that the airborne concentration of asbestos exceeds the OEL”).

The cost is $375.00 per person, plus GST. Lunch is not included.

Payment is required prior to course commencement and can be made via VISA or Master Card.

Upcoming courses are scheduled as follows:

SEPTEMBER

  • 26-27, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Edmonton

OCTOBER

  • 21-22, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Calgary
  • 24-25, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Edmonton

NOVEMBER

  • 18-19, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Calgary
  • 28-29, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Edmonton

DECEMBER

  • 16-17, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Calgary
  • 12-13, 2019: Asbestos Certification in Edmonton

Courses are conducted at the following locations:

CALGARY: 112,1220 28 Street NE, Calgary, Alberta from 08:30 to 17:00 hours each day.
To register, please contact Kara Snelling: KSnelling@golder.com or +1 403-299-5600.

EDMONTON: 16820 – 107 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta from 08:30 to 17:00 hours each day.
To register, please contact Lisa Claydon: LClaydon@golder.com or +1 780 483 3499.

Golder offers a variety of training courses related to hazardous building materials and occupational hygiene. Please contact Kara Snelling at KSnelling@golder.com or +1 403-299-5600 for more information on availability and pricing.

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Hourly Schedule

Day 1

Date

Oct 21 2019 - Oct 22 2019

Time

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Cost

$375.00

Location

Calgary Golder Office
2535 3rd Avenue Southeast, Southeast Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Category

Organizer

Kara Snelling
Phone
+1 403 477 1642
Email
KSnelling@golder.com

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