Asbestos Abatement Training

Northern Training Division
Credential Earned: Training Certificate
Campus: Kirkland Lake, Timmins
Program Length: 2 Days

Asbestos Abatement Types 1, 2, and 3 Worker
This course meets Ministry requirements and will prepare participants to write the AAW 253W exam taking place at the end of the second day of the course. In this course you will learn about uses and common types of asbestos-containing materials (ACM) in buildings, health effects of asbestos exposure, Ministry of Labour regulations, owner and contractor responsibilities, classification of Asbestos Operations, measures and procedures for Types 1, 2, and 3 Asbestos Operations, and regulatory requirements for asbestos waste transportation and disposal.

Asbestos Abatement Type 3 Supervisor
This course is intended for those who will be supervisors in Type 3 asbestos work operations. Please note you MUST have your Type 3 Asbestos Abatement Worker certification and your company registered as a “Signing Authority” with the Ministry before taking this course. The course meets Ministry requirements to prepare participants to write the AAS 253S exam taking place after the training, on the same day. In this course you will learn about regulatory knowledge required by a Type 3 supervisor to ensure compliance and safety of workers, the equipment layout and setup requirements for Type 3 work areas and the supervisor’s role in communicating site-specific emergency response plans.

If we have upcoming training sessions available, they will appear below for you to register online.

If you have any questions about our training opportunities or would like to learn more about our options for businesses and employers, please contact training@northern.on.ca.

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