Lead Risk Assessor Training – 16 Hr – INITIAL – Euclid – December 14 – 15, 2017

  • Start date: December 14, 2017
  • End date: December 14, 2017
  • Cleveland / Ohio

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**Please note that pre-registration is required for this event and walk-ins are not permitted.**


This 16-hour Lead Risk Assessor Initial training course is required by the Ohio Department of Health to apply for a Lead Risk Assessor license.  You must take the 24-hour Inspector Initial to as a prerequisite to apply for the Lead Risk Assessor license.

Classroom lectures and hands-on activities are conducted to familiarize participants with the likely locations of lead hazards, the interpretation of results of paint, dust, soil and water testing; development of abatement and hazard reduction options; report generation, and disclosure requirements.


Developing testing and sampling strategies, sampling protocols, interpreting testing results, abatement plan development, ODH rules, and EPA/HUD regulations.


Housing/commercial building inspectors, industrial hygienists, environmental, safety and health consultants, lead program professionals, and community development professionals.

From the Ohio Department of Health Frequently Asked Questions Memo regarding Lead Risk Assessors:

Lead Risk Assessor application scope of practice.

1)  A Lead Risk Assessor is licensed to conduct:

  1. a) Lead Inspections;
  2. b) Lead-based paint sampling;
  3. c) Clearance examinations;
  4. d) Lead risk assessments;
  5. e) Lead hazard screen risk assessments;
  6. f) Other lead assessment activities, and
  7. g) Identify lead hazard control strategies to reduce or eliminate lead exposures.

2)   A Lead Risk Assessor shall not:

  1. a) Design lead abatement projects;
  2. b) Prepare pre-abatement plans;
  3. c) Write lead abatement specifications, and
  4. d) Perform lead abatement, lead-safe renovation or essential maintenance practices.

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You must attend the whole class, any time missed must be made up before certificate can be issued.  You must also pass a written exam for issuance of a certificate.

Certificates are usually mailed within a week of the course completion.  Please contact the office if you need a copy of your certificate sooner.

Lead Risk Assessor Licenses are issued to the individual, not to a company.

You must attend a Lead Inspector Initial and Lead Risk Assessor Initial in order to apply for the Risk Assessor license.

Application fee to the State of Ohio for the Lead Inspector License: $250.00

You must sit for a third party exam after applying for your license:  $70.00

License is good for two years.  To renew your license, you must show proof of attending an 8-hour refresher training course.

You must take a refresher course within two years of your previous training course, failure to do so will require retaking the 24-hour initial course.

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Thursday, September 28, - Friday, September 29, 2017 :
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December 14 - 15, 2017
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