You are invited to attend WorkSafeBC Asbestos Training and Certification Worker Forums 

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Do you work with asbestos in B.C.? You are invited to attend a webinar to learn about mandatory requirements that we are implementing to help keep workers safe from the dangers of asbestos.  

What you’ll learn

As of January 1, 2024, anyone performing asbestos abatement work must complete mandatory safety training and obtain certificates.  

Tim Loblaw, Certification Services manager at WorkSafeBC, will help you understand this requirement by providing an overview of: 

  • Asbestos abatement certification basics 
  • Finding an approved training provider 
  • Assessments and exams 
  • Recognition of previous training 
  • Accessibility and accommodations 

You’ll also have an opportunity to ask questions during a live Q&A. 

How to register

Virtual sessions are planned for the following dates (all times listed are Pacific time zone): 

  • Wednesday, Sept 13, 2023, 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. 
  • Thursday, Oct 5, 2023, 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. 

Register for a session now

After you register

WorkSafeBC will send registered attendees an email reminder and login instructions in advance of your selected session. Please add to your address book to ensure you receive updates. 

For more information about the requirements, please visit the Asbestos training, certification & licensing section of our website.