TICONDEROGA - New federal rules require that all contractors performing renovations, repairs or painting projects in homes, child-care facilities and schools built before 1978 be certified in lead paint safe practices went into effect. PRIDE has made arrangements with the state Division of Housing and Community Renewal to hold a four-hour refresher course administered by an EPA-accredited training provider to recertify contractors who have received previous lead training. A photo certificate will be given out at the end of the course.
The course will be held at the Hancock House at Moses Circle in Ticonderoga on June 24 8:15 - 12:15. Space is limited to 20 and preregistration is required. Contact PRIDE at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. A copy of contractor's LSWP certificate or previous lead training must also be submitted.