Lead Safety for Renovation, Repair, and Painting: This course follows the EPA model accreditation program and was developed by Mr. James Rizk, a certified industrial hygienist with over 30 years of experience performing lead inspections and abatement oversight. The objective of this course is to prepare Certified Renovators to use lead-safe work practices to prevent creation of lead hazards during renovation, repair and painting work in pre-1978 housing and child occupied facilities.
Mr. James Rizk is the founder and President of ESHI (Environmental Safety and Health Institute) and OHC Environmental Engineering, Inc. Mr. Rizk has over 30 years of experience in the field of environmental consulting. His overall expertise encompasses indoor air quality, general Industrial Hygiene Consulting, Asbestos Management, Lead Monitoring and Radon measurement. Mr. Rizk is considered a pioneer in the field of Industrial Hygiene and Indoor Air Quality and has given numerous lectures on these topics.
Mr. Rizk is also an accredited Asbestos and Lead instructor and provides training for Asbestos Inspector/MP, Contractor supervisor, 16 hour O&M training, Silica Compliance, Confined Space Entry and Lead Training.