Groups of 2
per person (10% discount)
This EPA approved course explains how to comply with the new RRP Rule. This course will teach students lead-safe work practices & how to successfully implement them.
Course Hours8 Hours
Course Sessions2-3 Sessions
Course LanguagesEnglish, Spanish
This course includes topics such as
- Regulatory authority: 40 CFR 745.90(a)(1) & 40 CFR Subpart L,
- Health effects and how to prevent them,
- Lead safe work practices, containment, cleaning & record keeping,
- Tools & personal protective equipment.
There are no prerequisites needed to attend this course. Students must be able to verbally communicate with instructor in primary language of the training.
Training Requirement for RRP Lead Safety Initial Training
Federal law requires all persons involved in renovation, repair, and painting of housing, or facilities where children are routinely present and built before 1978, to be a Certified Renovator with the EPA. This course fulfills the training requirement to become certified.
Individuals who work on projects which may require disturbing lead based painted surfaces in residential houses, apartments, and child occupied facilities built before 1978.
Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities and the final course exam. Students must obtain a score of 70% or higher to receive an EPA recognized renovator course completion certificate and cleaning verification card provided by the EPA which allow holders to perform renovations in most states. The RRP Initial Certification is valid for 5 years ONLY.
Students who do not pass the written or practical exam will have the opportunity to retake the entire 8 hour course and retake the exam at reduced fee of $142.50.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portions of the course, it is the student’s responsibility to contact TSCTA to arrange to attend another scheduled event.