NC OSHERC Continuing Education

AHERA Initial Management Planning for Asbestos

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October 6-7, 2016
Chapel Hill, NC

This 2 day EPA approved AHERA course will introduce participants to the components of a management plan dealing with asbestos in a structure. This course meets the requirements under AHERA for accreditation of management planners. The AHERA Initial Building Inspection for Asbestos course is a prerequisite for the AHERA Initial Management Planning for Asbestos course.

This course is an EPA-approved course and is approved by the State of North Carolina. If you are involved in asbestos abatement outside North Carolina, please check with that state to verify this University of North Carolina course will be accepted in that state. Click here for the EPA Regional and State Asbestos contacts.


Day 1 Day 2
  • Registration
  • Welcome and Introduction to Course
  • Overview of Management Planner's Role Under AHERA
  • Review of Asbestos Regulations
  • Reinspection Reports
  • Specifications for Response Actions/Role of Other Professionals
  • Hazard Assessment for Asbestos Containing Materials
  • Evaluation and Selection of Control Options
  • Developing an Operations and Maintenance Program
  • Homework Review
  • Recordkeeping for Management Planners
  • Assembling and Submitting Management Plans
  • Management Plan Workshop
  • Course Closing and Evaluation
  • Examination

Examination Information

A closed book examination of 50 multiple - choice questions will be offered to individuals successfully completing the AHERA Management Planner's Course. Passing score will be a minimum of 70%. Accreditation as a Management Planner under AHERA is based upon course attendance, participation, meeting the requirements set forth by the state in which you are requesting accreditation and passing the examination.


Tuition: $440.


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Last updated 09/15/2016