AC Pipe - Initial Training

  • Classroom

The Asbestos Cement Pipe Worker Initial training provides the education required by Cal-OSHA for member agencies who repair breaks in AC pipes. The training includes a hands-on session that gives the students experience in constructing a mini chamber, setting up a regulated area, and performing a pipe cutting simulation. 

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email training@cjpia.org within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays.  

 

Topics Covered

  • Identifying Asbestos
  • Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure
  • Types of Asbestos Cement Pipe Products
  • Practices and Procedures for Minimizing Asbestos Exposure During Operations
  • Respirator Protection and PPE
  • Disassembling and Reassembling of Respirators
  • Review of Laws and Regulations
  • Hands-On Instruction

Duration:

4 hours

Code/regulation:

CalOSHA Title 8, Section 341.17

Frequency:

As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Employees Who Repair Breaks In AC Pipe