Lead removal is a danger to the public, workers, and the environment, and there are several legal and liability aspects to removing it. Our Lead and Hazardous Coating Removal course is essential to anyone who will be safely removing lead or other toxic metals on the job.


Level: Intermediate
Duration: 4 days / 32 hours (includes written exam)
Class Times: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: Member $995 | Non-member $1,195
Credits: 3.0 CEUs
Certification Term: N/A
Prerequisites: No
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C3 contains specific discussions on protecting workers, compliance with environmental regulations, proper management of waste streams, operations that result in potential exposures to lead and other hazards, and associated control technology. It includes background information on the hazards of lead and other toxic metals as well as a review of the current legal and regulatory issues. The course also addresses developing programs to effectively control risks to workers, the public, and the environment.


  • Hazardous coatings and materials in industrial painting
  • Legal and liability issues
  • Health effects of hazardous coatings and materials
  • Identification of hazardous coatings/hazardous materials
  • Air, soil, water/sediment, and dust regulations and monitoring strategies
  • Worker protection from hazardous coatings/materials
  • Respiratory protection and PPE
  • Management of solid and hazardous wastes
  • Sources of hazardous coatings exposure
  • Control of environmental releases (containment and ventilation)
  • Specifications, submittals, and site-specific compliance programs
  • Pre-planning and worksite preparation
  • In-process and post-competent person (CP) responsibilities/demobilization
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Dates: 8/10/2020 - 8/13/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Houston, TX USA
Register By: 7/20/2020
Dates: 9/14/2020 - 9/17/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Warren, MI USA
Register By: 8/24/2020
Dates: 10/12/2020 - 10/15/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Daytona Beach, FL USA
Register By: 9/21/2020
Dates: 10/19/2020 - 10/22/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Surrey, BC Canada
Register By: 9/28/2020
Dates: 11/9/2020 - 11/12/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Duluth, GA USA
Register By: 10/19/2020
Dates: 12/7/2020 - 12/10/2020
Event: Lead Paint Removal (C3)
Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA USA
Register By: 11/16/2020