Safety Soleil is an EPA Approved RRP Lead Certification Firm. This certification is pursuant to Section 402 of the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA, 15 U.S.C. §2682).
Anybody that performs renovations, repairs, or painting to homes built before 1978 housing or child-occupied facilities require firms and individuals that are supervising the lead-safe work practices obtain Initial Lead Renovator Certification, good for every 5 years with renewal required via a Refresher course every 3 years. Note the Initial Lead Renovation e-learning will require 2 hours of hands-on training and selection of the hands-on date will be identified when you register for the e-learning course. YOU ARE ONLY PERMITTED TO TAKE E-LEARNING EVERY OTHER CERTIFICATION (ie if you take the e-learning for your Initial Course, you will not be able to take the Refresher in 3 years via e-learning).
The Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Initial Certification is 8 hour EPA-or EPA Authorized State program course including lead safety training. This program includes pre-renovation education requirements as well as training, certification, and work practice requirements. Pre-renovation education requirements:
· Contractors, Property Managers and others that perform renovations for compensation in residential houses, apartments, and child-occupied facilities built before 1978
Training, certification, and work practice requirement:
·Firms are required to be certified
·Firms employees must be trained by a certified renovator o on0the-job certified renovator in lead-safe work practices, with lead-safe work practices that minimize occupants’ exposure to lead hazards must be followed.
Who Must Follow the Renovation, Repair and Paint Rule Requirements?
In general, anyone who is PAID to perform work that disturbs paint in housing and child-occupied facilities built before 1978, including but not limited to:
· Residential property owners/managers
· Investors that obtain compensation and perform the RRP
· General contractors
· Window replacement vendor
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