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Asbestos and Lead Compliance Program Refresher Training Waiver

Legislative Laws 2020, chapter 74, article 1, section 13, signed into law April 15, 2020, allows the Commissioner of Health to temporarily delay, waive, or modify Minnesota Rules, Chapter 4620. MDH supports individuals with asbestos certifications’ efforts to protect public health and offers the following guidance for asbestos certification renewal during COVID-19 related restrictions. This is a fluid situation and this notice is subject to change. If you have questions or concerns, please email Health.Asbestos-Lead@state.mn.us.

Due to COVID-19, individuals with lead licenses that expire on or after March 16, 2020, will be granted an extension to complete the required Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) approved refresher course to become recertified or relicensed in Minnesota. The document below provides details and contact information for additional questions.

These pages provide information for lead professionals on company certification, individual licensure, and notification.

Certified Lead Firm can help those interested in becoming a certified lead firm meet the state requirements.

Individual Lead Licensing assists those who are interested in obtaining individual lead licenses for lead worker, lead supervisor, lead inspector, lead risk assessor, or lead project designer. You can also see if an individual's license is current on this page.

Lead Independent Examination is a requirement for individuals who want to be licensed as a lead supervisor, lead inspector, or lead risk assessor. This is an online exam and may be taken after successfully completing the initial training course for lead supervisor, lead inspector, or lead risk assessor.

Forms has the required applications for certification and licensing as well as other documents to make sure your job complies with Minnesota's Lead Poisoning Prevention Act and Rules.

Accredited Laboratories lists laboratories in Minnesota that may analyze various types of lead samples.

Laws and Rules are the regulations of the State of Minnesota that all contractors should be familiar with and must comply with.

Notification provides information to lead professionals on the notification requirements set by MDH. Information regarding what type of work, how to notify MDH and when to notify is discussed.

Pre-Renovation Education (PRE) and the Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP) provides a brief overview of what is required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulation.

Training Courses allows you to search for currently offered lead training courses.

Training Course Providers Login allows training course providers to notify for training courses electronically and to amend or cancel classes electronically.

Updated Monday, 28-Sep-2020 08:25:41 CDT