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8.0 Training

  • 8.1  All Cornell employees who have the potential to impact asbestos containing materials as part of their regular job duties shall receive annual asbestos awareness training.  Training topics shall include the health hazards associated with asbestos exposure, location of ACM and PACM in buildings/facilities, recognition of damage and deterioration, housekeeping practices and proper response to asbestos emergencies.
  • 8.2  Groups that typically require asbestos awareness training include custodial staff, maintenance workers, trades personnel, CIT field services, building coordinators and utilities personnel.
  • 8.3  Asbestos awareness training can be scheduled by contacting EHS at 607-255-8200 or by signing up on-line at EHS.