ERIC Number: ED476035
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Addressing Lead-Based Paint Hazards During Renovation, Remodeling, and Rehabilitation in Federally Owned and Assisted Housing. Instructor Manual for Use in HUD-Sponsored Lead-Safe Work Practices Training.
Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics.
This document is the instructor's manual for a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) training course that reflects the requirements of HUD's Lead Safe Housing Rule and is designed to provide training contractors with information regarding containment, minimization, and cleanup of lead hazards during activities that disturb lead-painted surfaces. The instructor's manual contains a brief introduction, suggestions for using the manual, a list of required equipment and materials, all the information provided in the course's student manual, and instructor notes for each of the course's slides and exercises. The learning module topics are as follows: (1) the hazards of lead-contaminated dust; (2) talking to clients and planning work; (3) setting up a workspace to contain dust; (4) safe work practices; and (5) cleaning up and checking all work. Selected items presented in the 18 appendixes that constitute approximately 60% of the document are as follows: a field guide to lead paint safety; information about key HUD requirements regarding lead-based paint; a pamphlet on protecting families against lead; information about insurance and business issues; an overview of pertinent Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards; selected OSHA documents; end-of-course test and test answers; sample forms; and trainer presentation exercises. (MN)
Descriptors: Building Conversion, Building Trades, Compliance (Legal), Construction (Process), Environmental Standards, Facility Improvement, Federal Programs, Hazardous Materials, Housing, Lead Poisoning, Occupational Safety and Health, Pollution, Postsecondary Education, Safety Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Training
For full text: http://www.hud.gov/offices/lead/training/3r/3r_course.cfm.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics.