WACs > Title 296 > Chapter 296-65 > Section 296-65-035
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(1) The department may recognize certifications issued by another state for asbestos workers or supervisors provided that:
(a) The worker is in possession of a currently valid certification from the other state; and
(b) The department evaluates the other state's qualification procedures and determines the certification to be equivalent to the minimum requirements of this chapter.
(2) When the department's evaluation of another state's qualification procedures identifies that equivalent requirements are met, the department is authorized to issue a Washington state certification upon receipt of a completed application.
(3) When the department's evaluation of another state's qualification procedures identifies deficiencies, the department may require specific supplemental training and/or examination before issuing a Washington state certification.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 49.17 RCW. WSR 89-21-018 (Order 89-10), Â§ 296-65-035, filed 10/10/89, effective 11/24/89.]