Asbestos Type 1 and 2

This course is intended for those who will perform Type 1 and/or Type 2 asbestos work operations. Please note: the scope of this course is not sufficient for performing Type 3 asbestos work. Please refer to Section 12 of Ontario Regulation 278/05 for the specific classifications of asbestos work operations.

This course meets the training requirements under Section 19 of Ontario Regulation 278/05 for performing Types 1 and 2 asbestos work.


  • Uses and common types of asbestos-containing materials (ACM) in buildings
  • Health effects of asbestos exposure
  • Ministry of Labour Regulation 278/05
    • Owner and contractor responsibilities
    • Classification of Asbestos Operations
    • Measures and procedures for Types 1 and 2 Asbestos Operations
    • Personal hygiene and personal protective equipment for Types 1 & 2 Asbestos Operations
  • Regulatory requirements for asbestos waste transportation and disposal

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