Clifford Smith » Instructors

Our instructors are respected professionals with years of experience as hazardous materials contractors and consultants. They combine depth of knowledge with practical, tested approaches to real-world problems and concerns.

Many of our courses are taught by teams of two of more instructors, so that students benefit from a variety of perspectives, experiences, and problem-solving approaches.

Clifford Smith

Lead Insulator UC Berkeley Physical Plant/Facilities Services (since 1998)

Biographical Info

Began work as an asbestos and lead abatement supervisor in 1987. At UC Berkeley, has performed assessment, abatement, and demolition work of all kinds. Instructed and helped develop hands-on workshops in UC Berkeley’s Asbestos and Lead Training program from 2008-2016.


AHERA accredited Asbestos Building Inspector, Management Planner, Contractor/Supervisor, and Project Designer
CDPH Certified Lead Supervisor and Project Monitor