Courses and Training

Lead RRP Training

This course teaches safe work practices to renovators, remodelers, painters, carpenters and those who regularly disturb lead-based paint. Topics include containment, minimization and cleanup of lead hazards.

8-hour Initial EPA RRP Certified Renovator (CR)

Contractors who perform renovation, repairs, and painting must train and re-certify in lead-safe work practices before renovating older housing. These strict new EPA rules took effect April 22, 2010. New certification is required for all home improvement activity that disturbs more than 6 square feet per room of interior lead paint or 20 square feet total of exterior lead paint in housing built before 1978, and in any child-occupied facility. 


Visit epa.gov/lead/pubs/renovation.htm for full details on the EPA’s new renovator rules.
Renovation firms must have at least one Certified Renovator who has completed training and obtained certification from an EPA accredited training provider and a firm certification from the EPA.

Course teaches safe work practices to renovators, remodelers, painters, carpenters and those who regularly disturb lead-based paint. Course covers topics on containment, minimization and cleanup of lead hazards. Upon successful completion of the course, students are issued a certificate of course completion. This certification is good for 5 years.

*Students taking our 8-hour Initial RRP Certified Renovator training will be provided lunch.
We are an EPA Accredited Training Provider.


4-hour EPA RRP Certified Renovator (CR)- Refresher

Renovation firms must have at least one Certified Renovator who has completed training and obtained certification from the EPA and a firm certification from EPA. Students who have already completed an 8-hour Initial RRP Certified Renovator class can attend a half-day refresher once their certification expires. Certifications must be renewed every 5 years.
Course teaches safe work practices to renovators, remodelers, painters, carpenters and those who regularly disturb lead-based paint. Course covers topics on containment, minimization and cleanup of lead hazards. Upon successful completion of the course, students are issued a certificate of course completion.

We are an EPA Accredited Training Provider.


Contractors Lead Safety During Renovations Pamphlet: https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2017-05/documents/contractors_lead_safety_during_renovations_508.pdf


Renovate Right Pamphlet: https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/documents/renovaterightbrochure.pdf

Upcoming Classes

ICRT/Champaign

Aug 18 - Aug 18

Lead RRP training

CEDA/South Holland

Aug 31 - Aug 31

Lead RRP training