Lead Based Paint Certifications

EPA Individual Levels of Certfications

Inspector: Conducts surface-by-surface investigations to determine the presence of lead-based paint in buildings before, during and after lead-based paint work. Performs inspections, clearance testing after abatement, samples paint, dust and soil, prepares reports explaining results of investigations.

Risk Assessor: Performs all the duties of an Inspector, and in addition, evaluates the types and severity of lead-based paint hazards before, during and after lead-based paint work. Performs inspections, lead hazard screens, risk assessments, clearance testing after abatement, samples paint, dust and soil, interprets sample testing results, explains options for reducing lead-based paint hazards.

Supervisor: Implements and supervises lead-based paint abatement work practices/projects. Preparation of occupant protection plans, abatement reports, and all abatement activities that may be performed by abatement workers.