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The Westchester County Center 
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EPA Lead Paint Certification
8 Hour Certified Renovator Course
Classroom Training- Friday, January 14th 8am-5pm White Plains 

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Register Now!                                                                                      $259*               

                        Become a Certified Renovator 

                                Hurry...seats are limited       * Early Bird Price Special                                                                           

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                                            *Contractors are required to be lead-certified by December 31st
                                 
    for the EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP) or face fines!

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Who Should Attend: Professional contractors, maintenance workers, painters, Home Inspectors, remodelers and other workers who are paid to perform renovation, repair and remodeling projects in pre-1978 housing and child occupied buildings.  

 The EPA-Accredited  course follows the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)/ U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) training curriculum to train renovation, repair and painting contractors on how to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and comply with EPA’s Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Rule, and HUD’s  Lead Safe Housing Rule in accordance with 40 CFR 745.90.

Registration is available online.  It's quick and easy.  Just enter your basic personal information (name, address, etc) and method of payment. 

 In order to receive your certification you must successfully complete this course and you will be issued a renovation certificate. 

Classes include the 4hr hands on, 4hr lecture, student manuals, samples of Lead Check Swabs, hands on experience of EPA approved products.
  •  Receive a temporary certificate from our company the same day that states you completed the class. EPA permanent picture certificate will be sent 1-2 weeks after the completion of the class.  
  •   We provide all necessary material for the class, all you need to bring in is paper and pen.

 

 

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Any contractors, from plumbers to electricians to painters who disturbs lead paint while working in a pre-1978 home, school or day- care center now must be lead-safe certified.  If you're not, you can face tens of thousand of dollars in fines!

EPA Certification Requirement Info

Beginning April 22, 2010, paid contractors, maintenance workers, painters and others performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in housing and other child-occupied facilities built before 1978 must be certified. (Child-occupied facilities are those where children under age six are present on a regular basis.) The rule applies to all interior projects involving more than 6 square feet, exterior projects of more than 20 square feet and all window replacement, maintenance or repair.

All firms that perform renovation, repair or painting work are required to be EPA certified.

Firms must also have at least one “certified renovator” on the job site where lead-based paint is disturbed. To become a certified renovator, an  individual must successfully complete the  Lead Certified Renovator Training course conducted by an EPA-accredited provider and pass the certification exam (where applicable). The full course is eight hours.
Your certification is valid for five years from the date of completion of the course.


 

About the Course

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*Please bring photo ID

The traditional renovation work you do now can create significant lead-dust hazards if lead-based paint is present and disturbed. • The leaded dust gener­ated by traditional renovation work can cause lead poisoning in children. It can also poi­son pregnant women, yourself, your children, other workers and even pets. Practical changes in work practices can minimize and contain dust. The use of lead-safe work practices makes the job safer and reduces your liability exposure. • EPA’s Renovation, Repair and Painting Final Rule (40 CFR 745) requires that renovations conducted for compensation, must be performed by Certified Firms using Certified Renovators. Reno­vation firms that wish to work in pre-1978 homes and child-occupied facilities must apply to EPA and pay a fee in order to become certified. Renovators seeking to become Certi­fied Renovators must successfully complete an EPA-accredited renovator course. This course is the EPA model course for Certified Renovators and as such meets all require­ments in 40 CFR 745.90. • This course will teach you how to comply with the EPA Reno­vation, Repair and Painting Rule and the HUD Lead Safe Housing Rule, and how to per­form lead-safe work practices safely and effectively.

Overview of Course Content (Sample)

Registration and Introduction

(Includes Taking Pictures of Students)

15 minute

lecture/discussion 

8:00 – 8:15 

Module 1: Why Should I Be Concerned
About Lead Paint?

15 minute lecture

5 minute exercise

8:15 – 8:35

Module 2: Regulations  

45 minute lecture

8:35 – 9:20

Break

15 minutes

9:20 – 9:35 

Module 3: Before Beginning Work

25 minute lecture

15 minute exercise

9:35 – 10:15

 

Module 4: Contain Dust During Work

45 minute lecture

45 minute exercise

10:15 – 11:45

 

Lunch

1 hour

11:45 – 12:45

Module 5: During the Work

40 minute lecture

10 minute exercise

12:45 – 1:35

 

Break

10 minutes

1:35 – 1:45

Module 6: Cleaning Activities and Checking Your Work

40 minute lecture

50 minute exercise

1:45 – 3:15

 

Module 7: Recordkeeping

20 minute lecture

3:15 – 3:35

Break

5 minutes

3:35 – 3:40

Module 8: Training Non-Certified Renovation Workers

40 minutes

3:40 – 4:20

Review

10 minutes

4:20 – 4:30

Test

30 minutes

4:30 – 5:00

*About The Instructor

C. Hunt is an EPA accredited instructor for the RRP 8 Hour Certified renovator course working in cooperation with NCHH.. He is an OSHA authorized outreach instructor for OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 courses and is a site safety manager in New York City.  He holds a number of qualifications and credentials as a safety engineer and professional:

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