New York State Department of Labor - Mold Refresher Training Course
Date: Wednesday, October 13th, 2021
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: 45 Colvin Ave, Albany, NY 12206
To register, please call (518) 860-1758 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Please RSVP by October 5th, 2021.
This 4-hour course will provide the required refresher training for mold assessors, mold remediation contractors, and mold abatement workers. According to New York State it is unlawful for any contractor to engage in mold assessment, or to advertise or hold themselves out as a mold assessment contractor, unless they have a valid mold assessment license issued by the New York State Commissioner of Labor.
This training program has been approved by and meets the New York State Department of Labor’s requirements for mold refresher training and meets the specifications required to renew a mold assessor, mold remediation contractor, and mold abatement worker license. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certification of completion, which is necessary to apply for the renewal of your license. Full attendance of the course is required to receive a certificate of completion.
Training topics include an introduction to indoor air quality, the health effects of mold, regulations & guidelines, safe work practices, and state of the art work practices in mold remediation. The training will include presentations, group discussion, and case studies.
Trainer: Michael Needham, CSP, RES, CFPS, CIT, Principal Consultant of the Needham Risk Management Resource Group, LLC. Michael is a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, 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 25 years of industry experience in the field of environmental health and safety.