Instructor: Bonnie Prinse
Credit Hours: 3.00

Approval Number: 0009003
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Course Description

This course is designed to provide a generic, non-exhaustive Overview of a particular topic related to OSHA standards. It does not alter or determine compliance responsibilities in OSHA standards or the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. Because interpretations and enforcement policy may change over time, you should consult current administrative interpretations and decisions by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission and the Courts for additional guidance on OSHA compliance requirements.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) uses the following standard to protect construction workers from exposure to asbestos in the workplace:
29 CFR 1926.1101. It covers construction work, including alteration, repair, renovation and demolition of structures containing asbestos.

CILB Approval # 0009003

Number of classroom Three (3)

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this course you will have a basic understanding of:

  • 29 CFR Part 1926.1101, OSHA’s Asbestos Standards for the Construction Industry, including:
  • The dangers from exposure to asbestos
  • The provisions of the OSHA Standard
  • The permissible exposure limits
  • The employer’s requirements under the Standard
  • Record keeping
  • Methods of compliances
  • Protective clothing
  • Type of OSHA assistance and where to obtain it
  • Asbestos in your own home

Instructor Bio

Ms. Prinse holds a BS Degree in Environmental Studies from Eckerd College and has pursued master degree studies in Aquatic Zoology at the University of South Florida. She has written scientific portions of impact statements for wetland/upland land delineation, endangered species studies, and water quality testing while employed with a civil engineering and architectural firm in Tampa, FL. Her experience in environmental studies and new construction lend itself to documentary film making, particularly environmental stories that have taken her to the Amazon in Peru and to Costa Rica. Most recently her involvement with earthen construction projects led to a video production showcasing the benefits of building “green.”

Other Approvals

Florida Building Code Professional (BCAIB): 0009003
Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board (PCCLB): CILB-0009003
Kansas Contractors: FCILB-0009003
Oregon Construction Contractors Board (CCB) - Commercial: FCILB-0009003
Florida Home Inspector Licensing Program: 0009003