The EPA and the state of North Carolina now requires any contractors, remodelers, painters, maintenance personnel and any other paid workers to be trained and certified in the proper and safe work procedures that prevent lead poisoning when performing any type of construction or repairs in target homes and child occupied facilities built before 1978.
The course is offered through their affiliation with The National Center for Healthy Housing, under Economic Workforce Development Division of Forsyth Technical Community College. The instructors are EPA and North Carolina approved through their affiliation with The National Center for Healthy Housing.
Within this 8 hour course, you will be taught lead-safe work procedures to protect your coworkers, yourself, your customers and anyone else that may be exposed to potential lead hazards.
The class is designed to learn regulations within a classroom as well as monitored hands-on practice to ensure that you know how to use lead safe work practices.
After completion of the course, hands-on skill assessments and successful completion of a written exam, you will be allowed to apply to the state of North Carolina for your RRP certification that will enable you to work on pre 1978 structures.
Enrollment is limited. Special dates can be made for companies or groups that can offer 10 or 20 students.
For more information contact: Scott Crews, Coordinator 336.734.7728
Student Registration Fee: $225.00
- Call 336.761.1002 -- Payment by VISA or MasterCard (credit/debit card) only.
- Customer Service Center, West Campus – 1300 Bolton Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Class will be held at the following location:
Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina
2701 University Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27115
|Course Code||Date||Days of Week||Hours|
|55467||April 21, 2011||Thursday||7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|55471||May 19, 2011||Thursday||7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|55472||June 16, 2011||Thursday||7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|