On June 21, the the Environmental Protection Agency ruled to delay Lead Paint Certification Enforcement in order to provide builders and contractors with more time to undergo training on lead-safe work practices. Individual contractors must apply to enroll in a training class by Sept. 30 and complete the training by Dec. 31, 2010.
Homeowners can find a certified firm here. Remodelers can search for an EPA-approved training provider at this link or contact their local home builders association here to find Certified Renovator training sessions.