AHERA Building Inspector – Initial Course
WhereHayward: Forensic Analytical Consulting Services (FACS)
21228 Cabot Blvd
WhenSep 14, 2020 - Sep 16, 2020
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Due to public health measures related to COVID-19, we are holding this class with the following schedule:
- Live online webinars: September 14 and 15 (8:00-4:30)
- In person hands-on and exam session: September 16 (8:00-4:30).
- At least one in-person session will be held at our Hayward location. (If course enrollment warrants it, an additional in-person session may be arranged at either our Modesto, Fresno, or Bakersfield locations. For an additional fee, we can also arrange to come to your location to complete the in-person portion of the class; call us at 800-677-1483 if this interests you.) In person sessions will be carried out with special attention to physical distancing, hygiene practices and PPE to reduce health risks.
Passing this 24-hour course allows you to collect samples and conduct building inspections to assess asbestos risk as an AHERA accredited Building Inspector. It also prepares you to evaluate inspection reports.
You learn the most common locations for asbestos in a building and a systems approach for finding hidden asbestos products. You develop an understanding of the most important federal and California asbestos regulations, health effects, legal liability, and insurance issues.
With the guidance of experienced Cal-OSHA certified asbestos consultants, you practice inspecting buildings and sampling, categorizing, and recording materials using the most up-to-date practices and protocols.
This course is one of the Cal-OSHA requirements for Certified Asbestos Consultants and one of two required for Cal-OSHA Certified Site Surveillance Technicians.
An annual 4-hour refresher course is required to maintain your AHERA accreditation or Cal-OSHA certification.
24-hour AHERA Building Inspector initial course $540
Register online by completing the booking form below.
If you choose “Pay Offline,” your registration will be tentative until payment is received. Please review our payment and cancellation policies before enrolling in a course.