Worker Recertification Asbestos Worker Cards expire three years from the date of issue.
For an asbestos worker to re-certify, they must meet the following criteria:
a) The worker must have successfully completed the course Occupational Health and Safety for the Asbestos Worker, or successfully challenged the exam and have a valid, not expired Asbestos Worker Card.
b) The worker must successfully complete a recertification exam administered by an approved agency with a minimum passing grade of 80 percent. The worker may take a re-certification exam from any approved agency.
c) Re-certification must be done by the expiry date of the worker’s current card.
d) A worker who does not pass the exam must retake the two-day course Occupational Health and Safety for the Asbestos Worker offered by an approved agency.