Please note: We recently changed our training management system. As a result, the password that you use to access our system has changed. Upon your first login, your password will be the last four digits of your social security number. After your initial login, we encourage you to change your password to something unique that you will remember. Your trainee number has NOT changed.

Lead Abatement Worker Training

5 Days

This training fulfills EPA and State of Illinois (IDPH) requirements for obtaining a Lead Abatement Worker license. Training covers the uses of lead, health effects, PPE and abatement and disposal requirements. Hands-on activities include the use of air purifying respirators, construction of containments and decontamination units, as well as simulated removal of lead-based paint. This certificate is valid for three years. Students with an expired certificate for more than 12 months are not elligible for reaccreditation and must retake the initial training course.

Clean shaven is required for Respirator Fit Certification.

Renewal course available: Lead Abatement Worker Refresher "IAS"

Upcoming schedule

Classes are scheduled and filled on demand, so please apply now!

Submit application

What happens next…?

  • You can actually submit an application on line and it will be delivered directly to the Training Center.
  • Once received, your application will be assigned a position number and go into a Course Waiting List pool with all other applications.
  • Classes are scheduled based on demand. When we have received the minimum number of applications required to schedule a class, one will be added to the schedule.
  • Approximately one month before a class begins, confirmation letters are sent out to members on the waiting list. This letter will offer you a seat in the class of your choice; but you must CONFIRM the seat prior to the confirmation date or your seat will be offered to another member.
  • Your application will automatically be removed from the system after 6 months, so please reapply if you have not received notification from us.
  • Your application will be active for 6 (six) months; after 6 (six) months, it will be deleted.
  • If you have not received training by that time, you will need to re-apply.