Environmental Training Courses

Environmental

Asbestos Awareness

The course provides staff members with an overview of asbestos, and how to follow proper procedures needed to ensure everyone's safety. Topics include: asbestos regulations and schools, origins of asbestos, uses of asbestos, health risks, asbestos abatement and the role of staff.

Category: Environmental Authors: Dr. Joseph Guth Variants:
  1. Refresher - 23 minutes
    This refresher course is for all school staff members.
  2. Full Course - 1 hour
    Full Course
  3. K-12 Full 2 Hour - 2 hours
    This is a 2 hour version of asbestos awareness designed to meet the AHERA requirements
  4. Refresher (en espanol) - 30 minutes
    Refresher (en espanol)

Expert Authors for Asbestos Awareness

Dr. Joseph Guth

Dr. Joseph Guth is the president and principal expert of Scientific and Forensic Services, Inc., in Norfolk, Virginia. As a scientist, teacher, laboratory analyst, and professional troubleshooter, his background bridges many disciplines. With experience as a chemist, biophysicist, biochemist, toxicologist, microbiologist, ABIH Certified Industrial Hygienist, university professor, laboratory director, research, and consultant, Dr. Guth provides a comprehensive viewpoint on public health issues. For his expertise, he has served as an expert witness in numerous legal settings.

Dr. Joseph Guth is the president and principal expert of Scientific and Forensic Services, Inc., in Norfolk, Virginia. As a scientist, teacher, laboratory analyst, and professional troubleshooter, his background bridges many disciplines. With experience as a chemist, biophysicist, biochemist, toxicologist, microbiologist, ABIH Certified Industrial Hygienist, university professor, laboratory director, research, and consultant, Dr. Guth provides a comprehensive viewpoint on public health issues. For his expertise, he has served as an expert witness in numerous legal settings.