Asbestos Awareness Online Training
Exposure to respiratory hazards is recognized as a major cause of workers’ illness and disability. Research shows that asbestos is the respiratory hazard that causes the most harm to Canadians. The goal of this eLearning course is to provide participants with knowledge of the dangers of asbestos, applicable regulations, and how to protect themselves against exposure.
This course is intended for anyone who works in an asbestos-present environment. This typically includes construction workers, or any person that commonly works in or around buildings that were constructed prior to the 1990s.
The course content includes these modules:
- What is Asbestos?
- How Can Asbestos Affect You?
- Regulations and Control Options
There is a final exam for this course, and 80% is required to pass.