New York State Department of Labor Mold Assessor Initial Training Course
Date: Monday, October 4th, 2021 through Thursday, October 7th, 2021
Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Location: 45 Colvin Ave, Albany, NY
Cost: $750 per attendee
RSVP by September 20th, 2021. To register, please call (518) 860-1758 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This 32-hour course will provide the required training for professionals who perform mold inspections and design mold remediation plans. Under New York State Law it is unlawful for any contractor to engage in mold assessment, or to advertise or hold themselves out as a mold assessment contractor unless such contractor has a valid mold assessor license issued by the New York State Commissioner of Labor.
This training program is approved by and meets the requirements of the New York State Department of Labor to obtain a Mold Assessor License. Upon successful completion of the course and final exam, participants will receive the required certificate to apply for the Mold Assessor License. Full attendance of all days of the course is required to receive a certificate of completion.
Training topics include an introduction to indoor air quality, health effects of mold, regulations & guidelines, assessment, sampling and analysis practices, preparing mold remediation plans, remediation techniques & safe work practices, and post remediation assessment & clearance. The course will include presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on training.
Michael Needham, CSP, RES, CFPS, CIT, Principal Consultant of Needham Risk Management Resource Group, LLC. Michael is a professional member of the American Society of Safety Professionals, a Certified Safety Professional, Registered Environmental Scientist, Certified Fire Protection Specialist, and a Certified Instructional Trainer. Michael is a Safety and Health Professional, Risk Manager and Trainer with over 30 years of industry experience in the field of environmental, health and safety.