The objective of the two-day EPA Lead Risk Assessor course is to prepare students for a position as a Lead Risk Assessor.
Prerequisites: Candidates must be a current Lead Inspector. Candidates must have a valid Inspector course interim certificate or an actual Inspector license from the EPA/EPA authorized state. Candidates must also meet one of the following education/experience requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience in a related field, or
- Associates degree and two years experience in a related field, or
- Certification as an industrial hygienist, professional engineer, registered architect and/or
- Certification in a related engineering/health/environmental field, or
- A high school diploma (or equivalent), and at least three years of experience in a related field
The material will be presented through various media types including: lectures, slide presentations, videos, and printed material. Hands-on exercises involving interpretation of an XRF report and walking a deteriorated area to determine hazard control options are incorporated into the training to familiarize the student with the practical aspects of performing a lead risk assessment.
Colorado students – This is an employer-paid course.