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​​Administrative Regulation Amendments

The following regulatory updates were passed Nov. 23, 2021.

  • 902 KAR 48:010. Definitions for 902 KAR Chapter 48. Updates terms.
  • 902 KAR 48:020. Training and certification requirements for persons who perform lead-hazard detection or abatement. Incorporates application for certification for lead-hazard inspector, risk assessor, supervisor, project designer, abatement worker or sampling technician and the application for lead-hazard company certification.
  • 902 KAR 48:030. Accreditation of training programs and education providers for individuals who perform lead-hazard detection and abatement. Incorporates the application for lead-hazard training accreditation, ensures statutory compliance.
  • 902 KAR 48:040. Lead-hazard abatement permit fees, requirements, procedures and standards for performing lead-hazard detection and abatement. Clarifies requirements for an abatement floor plan and cites Environmental Protection Agency hazard values to ensure state-federal continuity.

A copy of these administrative regulations can be found on the Legislative Research Commission website.

COVID-19 Update on Certifications

Senate Bill 150 Section 1
Senate Bill 150 Section 1 allows certificates extension for 30 days beyond the expiration of the state of emergency. If an individual needs this extension due to inability to find or complete training, please email Jennifer Billingslea the details. Individuals still may do business during that time.

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Lead is a toxic metal used in some paints made before 1978. Children are exposed to lead when older buildings are in poor condition. Today, childhood lead poisoning affects 310,000 children in the U.S. six years old and younger. A simple blood test can help prevent damage caused by lead poisoning.

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

Training

Anyone who provides lead hazard services certification training must be licensed. Certification is valid for two years. To renew, apply 30 days before certification expiration.

Application

Lead Hazard Training Provider

Checklist

Lead Hazard Training Provider

​​​​​Accredited Training Providers

Certification

Anyone performing or offering lead-based paint services must be certified. Certification is valid for two years. To renew, apply 30 days before certification expiration.

Third-Party Testing Information:
When: Wednesdays​​​ at 9 a.m.
Where: 275 East Main Street, Frankfort, KY
Cost: $50 test fee due at or before testing

Any individual coming to take the third-party exam must be symptom free and wear a mask. Please mail or email all materials including a copy of the check as opposed to bringing hard copies. We appreciate your help reducing the spread of COVID-19.

Third-party testing must be scheduled at least three days in advance to ensure staff are available.

Applications

Individual Certification
Company Certification

Individual Certification Checklist

Individual Certification Requirements

​​​​​Company Listing

Quality Assurance

All inspections, risk assessments, clearance and post-abatement reports must be submitted to our office 30 days after completion of the inspection. All abatement application plans must be submitted at least seven days in advance.

Application

Abatement Permit

Checklists

Inspection
Risk Assessment
Clearance
Abatement Permit
Post Abatement