Training

Performance conducts many types of training classes related to environmental, health and safety topics.  We offer training in the following:

  • Asbestos awareness
  • Hazard communication
  • Lead awareness
  • Emergency response
  • Cadmium awareness
  • HAZWOPER
  • NIOSH 582 Equivalent
  • Hazardous waste
  • Storm water pollution prevention
  • Spill prevention and control programs
  • Transportation of hazardous materials
  • LOTO
  • Confined space
  • Personal protection equipment

Further, EPA, OSHA and state agencies have mandated that persons involved with certain types of work related to asbestos or lead-based paint be properly trained.

  • For asbestos, this involves attending an initial training course and an annual refresher course.  Performance provides asbestos training that has met the requirements for approval by the EPA as detailed in the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) and the Asbestos School Hazard Abatement Reauthorization Act (ASHARA).
  • For lead, this involves attending an initial training course and a refresher course every 3 or 5 years.  Performance provides lead training that has met the requirements for approval by the EPA as detailed in the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Program for purposes of certification under Section 402 of TSCA for the respective discipline.