Important Notices & Accommodations

Program Description

This is an IHSA awareness course

This program teaches participants how to identify locations where asbestos may be present and find sections of the asbestos regulation that deal with the classification of asbestos work.

The program involves a slide presentation and video review. Each participant will complete classroom exercises and reviews. Full attendance is mandatory.


Program Content

  • Asbestos uses and locations in construction
  • Health hazards and controls
  • Legislative requirements

Who Should Attend?

All workers on projects where asbestos may be present.



There are no prerequisites for this course.


Personal Protective Equipment / What to Bring

Participants must wear appropriate clothing.


Learning Evaluation

The instructor will administer a two-part learning evaluation process.

The participant must meet both of the following evaluation requirements in order to obtain a certificate of completion for this program:

  • Participants completing program worksheets
  • Participants completing the written multiple-choice test (there is no pass/fail criteria assigned to this program)

A record of completion will be provided to successful participants.


Participant Course Evaluation

At the end of the training, participants will have the opportunity to evaluate and provide comments about the training they received.


Did You Know?

This course does not qualify participants for Type 3 asbestos removal. Every worker and supervisor involved in Type 3 operations must successfully complete the Asbestos Abatement Training Program approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (see Asbestos Abatement Supervisor or Asbestos Abatement Worker).

Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1/2 Day
Member Fee
Member Fee
Max Participants
Non-member Fee
Non-member Fee

Session Details

From: Aug 12, 2022 - To: Feb 28, 2023
City: Any
Region: Any

E85749Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness8/12/2022 8:00:00 AMMississaugaCHSI-Centre for Health and Safety Innovation Register
E92542Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness8/15/2022 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402 Register
E86255Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness9/30/2022 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E82139Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness10/18/2022 8:00:00 AMSudburyIHSA - Training Centre - Sudbury Register
E85769Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness10/26/2022 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E92905Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness11/16/2022 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402 Register
E85778Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness11/23/2022 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E81581Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness11/30/2022 8:00:00 AMKingstonKingston Construction Association Register
E85789Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness12/19/2022 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E94048Asbestos Work in Construction Hazard Awareness2/28/2023 8:00:00 AMSudburyIHSA - Training Centre - Sudbury Register