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Asbestos License chart

All persons performing asbestos-related activities in “public buildings”, as defined in the Texas Asbestos Health Protection Rules, are required to be registered or licensed. Following is a summary of the purpose and requirements of each. Applicants can obtain a complete copy of the rules and application forms from the website of the Asbestos Programs Branch of the Texas Department of State Health Services or by calling 1-800-572-5548.

 

ASBESTOS LICENSEPURPOSE/SCOPEFEETRAINING COURSE(S) REQUIREDOTHER REQUIREMENTS
EducationExperienceEmploymentSt. ExamInsurance
Abatement Worker(registration)To work on, transport, or load ACM, or do O&M work that dislodges, breaks, cuts, abrades or impinges upon ACM69.00Asbestos Worker (or Contractor/Supervisor)NNYNN
O&M Contractor (Restricted)For building owners to perform O&M activities in buildings containing ACM268.00Asbestos Contractor/SupervisorNNNNN
O&M Supervisor (Restricted)To supervise O&M activities (may also perform as worker)231.00Asbestos Contractor/SupervisorNNYYN
Abatement ContractorTo engage in asbestos abatement work.  To employ abatement personnel.1102.00Asbestos Contractor/SupervisorNNNNY
Abatement SupervisorTo supervise abatement projects655.00Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor`NYYYN
Individual ConsultantTo design abatement projects, incl. inspections, mgt. plans, developing abatement, PPE and air monitoring plans and specifications655.00Project Designer, Inspector, Management Planner, Air Monitoring TechnicianYYNYY/N
Consultant AgencyTo employ licensed consultants, inspectors, management planners,  project managers, air monitoring technicians443.00    NY
Project ManagerTo monitor projects, assure contractual requirements, consult on PPE328.00Asbestos Contractor/SupervisorYNYYN
InspectorTo conduct asbestos inspections134.00Asbestos InspectorYYYYN
Individual Management PlannerTo develop management plans, conduct inspections and assessments268.00Asbestos Inspector, Management PlannerYYNYY/N
Management Planner AgencyTo employ licensed inspectors and management planners443.00    NY
Air Monitoring TechnicianTo perform air monitoring services114.00Air Monitoring TechnicianYYYYN
LaboratoryTo provide PLM, PCM, TEM analysis of bulk or air samples443.00(must meet certain accreditation and/or proficiency requirements specific for laboratories)NY
Training ProviderTo offer and conduct asbestos training for licensees1102.00(numerous submittals and teacher qualification requirements)NN
TransporterTo engage in the transport of asbestos in the State of Texas443.00(specific waste handling training requirements)NY