FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2018
Contact: Rachel Dillhoff, Program Coordinator
Tel. (607) 832-5200 | Rachel.Dillhoff@co.delaware.ny.us
Free EPA Certified Lead Renovator Training Course
Delaware County Public Health will be sponsoring a free EPA Certified Lead
Renovator 8-Hr. Training Course on Thursday, May 31th at. The training will be held at The Carriage House located behind 76 Main St. Stamford, NY. ConTrax, LLC is an EPA-approved training provider is conducting the class.
Common renovation activities like sanding, cutting, and demolition can create hazardous lead dust and d chips by disturbing lead-based paint, which can be harmful to adult and children. To protect against this risk, on April 22, 2008, EPA issued the Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule. It requires that firms (which include public and private entities, landlords, self-employed persons, etc.) that advertise to and/or perform renovation, repair, and/or painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in pre-1978 homes, child care facilities and schools be certified by the USEPA and that they use certified renovators who are trained by EPA-approved training providers to follow lead-safe work practices.
This Lead Renovator class sponsored by Delaware County Public Health will include all course materials, manual, refreshments, lunch and certificate of completion. Free tuition offered on a first come basis, with preference given to Delaware County residents, businesses, rental property owners, home improvement contractors and their employ
Register today, space is limited for this one time class. To reserve your seat call ConTrax at 607-588-6640, or email INFO@CONTRAXLLC.COM. For more information go to http://www.contraxllc.com.