Certified Lead Safety, Health & Environmental Manager (CLSHEM)


Course Credential: Certified Lead Safety, Health & Environmental Manager (CLSHEM)  

(Note: Refresher certification is required every three years to maintain professional credential.)


Course Description:


This course is designed to provide the student with training in the history of lead and its uses, health effects caused by lead exposure, regulations, sampling methods, hazard communication regulations, workers legal rights, personal protective equipment, and general site safety, safe work practices. This course covers both OSHA and EPA standards applicable to lead exposure.


Course Objective:


The objective of this course is to enable a student to safely work on sites where there is a possibility of lead exposure.
Learning Outcomes:


Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:


 Explain the history of lead, its uses and the health effects caused by lead exposure.


 Identify regulations and sampling methods related to lead.


 Demonstrate appropriate use of personal protective equipment and describe work methods on steel structures when lead may be present.


 Describe general site safety, safe work practices, and confined space entry as related to working on sites where there is a possibility of lead exposure.


Target Audience:


This course is designed for anyone who will work in areas where lead may be present:


​Safety, Health and Environmental Professionals,


 Safety & Health Committee Members


 Government Inspectors  Managers & Supervisors


 Hospital and Healthcare Managers


 General Industry and Construction Personnel


 Training Managers  Industrial Hygienists


 Environmental Professionals


Testing:


Students completing the course must take a proctored final exam. A score of 80% on the final exam is necessary to receive your personalized certificate of completion. The student gets three (3) attempts to pass the cours


The required amount of time to complete the course is dependent upon your knowledge of workplace safety, but we find that the average completion time is approximately 8 hours. You have up to 90 days to complete the course