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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 15. Virginia Board For Asbestos, Lead, And Home Inspectors
Chapter 20. Virginia Asbestos Licensing Regulations

18VAC15-20-511. Instructor qualifications.

A. An approved accredited asbestos training program shall employ a training manager who:

1. Has a minimum of two years experience in teaching adults; or

2. Has a minimum of three years experience in the asbestos abatement industry.

B. An approved accredited asbestos training program shall use principal instructors who:

1. Have a minimum of 24 hours of asbestos specific training; and

2. Have a minimum of two years experience in the asbestos abatement industry, or have a minimum of two years' experience in teaching adults.

C. Documentation of all instructor qualifications shall be reviewed and approved by the board prior to the instructor teaching in an accredited asbestos training program.

D. Guest instructors are exempt from instructor qualifications and are limited to no more than two hours of training per day.

Statutory Authority

§ 54.1-501 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 6, eff. January 2, 2002.

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