Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.7

  • Accredited training provider: means a person certified by the secretary pursuant to this Chapter to provide training in lead hazard reduction activities. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1
  • Certificate: means :

    (a)  With regard to a person engaged in a lead hazard reduction activity, a document issued by the secretary, or under the authority of the secretary, affirming that the person successfully has completed the training and other requirements for lead hazard reduction activities. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1

  • Lead hazard: means any condition that causes exposure to lead from lead-contaminated dust, lead-contaminated soil, or lead-contaminated paint that is deteriorated or present in accessible surfaces, friction surfaces, or impact surfaces that would result in adverse human health effects as established by the secretary; and shall include lead-based paint as defined by the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1
  • License: means an authorization issued by the State Licensing Board for Contractors that allows a person to engage in certain lead hazard reduction activities. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1
  • Secretary: means the secretary of the Department of Environmental Quality. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1

A.  In order to qualify for annual renewal of a license or certificate, an applicant shall successfully complete a refresher training course approved by the secretary for the particular category of license or certificate, and provided by an accredited training provider.

B.  Refresher courses approved by the secretary shall be of a length determined by the secretary which is no less stringent than any minimum standards established under federal law or regulation and shall include instruction in current federal and state regulatory developments, as well as state-of-the-art procedures for conducting lead hazard reduction activities.

C.  The date for completing the required refresher training shall be the anniversary of the completion of the initial training for the license or certification category.

Acts 1993, No. 224, §1; Acts 1995, No. 1085, §1.