EPA Renovation, Repair & Painting (RRP) – Refresher Course
4 hours, $150
This 4-hour EPA approved class meets the requirements for refresher training in compliance with the Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) rule. All certified renovators are required to take this course every 5 years from their original course date.
EPA Regulation Rule
As of April 22, 2010, EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP) Rule requires that firms performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, childcare facilities and pre-schools built before 1978 be certified by EPA (or an EPA-authorized state), use certified renovators who are trained by EPA-approved training providers and follow lead-safe work practices.
Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $40,576 per day.
Subjects covered include overview of:
- Health effects
- Lead-safe work practices
- Containment and cleaning
- Record keeping requirements
- Review of Prohibited Practices, Personal Protective Equipment and Dust Control
REQUIREMENTS: Any student who has already completed the EPA Lead Renovator Initial Certification can attend this half-day course. On the day of class students must present a copy of their original non-expired certificate.