Asbestos Awareness for Property Management FAQs

Course Overview
This Asbestos Awareness for the Property and Building Management Industry course, when combined with additional 'site-specific' information, was designed to satisfy the requirements for the two OSHA standards mandating asbestos awareness training. These two standards include the General Industry standard for Asbestos (29 CFR 1910.1001), and the Construction Industry standard for Asbestos (29 CFR 1926.1101). The General Industry standard applies to manufacturing, brake and clutch servicing and building custodial or housekeeping work. The Construction standard applies to building maintenance, construction work and also to housekeeping activities performed after maintenance or construction work.

Intended Audience
This online asbestos safety course is intended to provide detailed asbestos awareness information for Employees, Managers, Supervisors, Safety Directors, Property Managers and Building Owners engaged in housekeeping, janitorial, custodial and related maintenance activities. It should be taken by employees, employers and others that work in the property and building management industry covered by one or both of OSHA’s General and/or Construction Industry asbestos standards.

Employees and employers that work in the property and building management industry
Building and property owners, managers and related personnel
Safety Directors, Managers and other professionals that may have the opportunity to work in or otherwise support the property and building management industry
Other trades and related personnel that may have the opportunity to work in the property and building management industry
Learning Objectives
When taking ClickSafety's Asbestos Awareness for Property Management online safety course, you will learn the following:

Course Topics
Background of Asbestos Use, Products and Definitions
Asbestos Basics
Types of Asbestos
Asbestos Fibers
Asbestos Exposure
Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure
Asbestos Law and Regulation
Asbestos Regulation and the building and/or property Owner/Manager
Asbestos Containing Materials (Types)
Asbestos Surveys and Inspections
How to Avoid Exposure
INDUSTRY TERMS
EPA
OSHA
Asbestos Abatement
Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM)
Presumed Asbestos Containing Material (PACM)
Features and Benefits
ClickSafety's Asbestos Awareness for the Property and Building Management Industry course will, in part, satisfy the requirements for the two OSHA standards mandating asbestos awareness training. Combined with on-site specific training (e.g. site and company specific information on the locations of asbestos-containing materials (ACM) and presumed asbestos-containing materials (PACM) in the building and appropriate protocols), students can be confident that they have met the OSHA training requirements for asbestos awareness training.

Understand occupational safety and health principles and techniques
Have an understanding of asbestos and the different forms it has
Know how to locate and avoid asbestos exposure
Review EPA and OSHA’s programs and requirements regarding asbestos awareness