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Lead-based Paint - Renovation

Alabama Renovators must register with the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) through the Alabama Lead Based Paint Activities Accreditation Program. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  If your last training was before today's date in 2015, you will need to take the 8-Hour initial training course for renewal of Lead Renovator Card.
You are only eligible for the 4-hour refresher course of your training is less than 3 years old.


See the current list of Registered Renovator Firms


1.      Successfully completing training from an Alabama Approved Renovator Training Provider 

2.      Register as an INDIVIDUAL using the Lead Renovator Application

3.      Get your FIRM Registered with the Alabama Department of Public Health 




Annual registration is required under the law. Look at your SafeState ID card. 

The Registration Expiration Date tells you when you have to renew your card. 

The Accreditation Expiration Date tells you what the renewal process will be:

If your Accreditation Expiration Date is more than a year away, you can complete the first page of the Lead Renovator Application form and submit fees.  Photos and additional information are not required.

If your Accreditation Expiration Date is less than a year away. you should follow steps 1,2, & 3 above,  This will require finding and completing a Lead Renovator Refresher Course from an Approved Renovator Training Provider.

If your Accreditation Expiration Date has passed, you will need to start from the beginning,  This will require repeating the Lead Renovator Initial Course from an Approved Renovator Training Provider.

IMPORTANT: Valid registration extends for 3 years from the initial date of training.  Accreditation will expire on the third year and refresher training must be completed prior to expiration or the Initial Course must be repeated.

While UA SafeState will make every effort to expedite the processing of your application,  the processing of individual applications may take up to two-weeks,  depending on back-log.  Applications are processed in the order in which they are received. Please plan accordingly. 


  • Renovator Instructions & Qualification Information 




Peggy Frost, Environmental Program Specialist
(205) 348-4829 or (800) 421-7141

Michael Rasbury, Manager of Environmental Services
(205) 348-3967 or (800) 421-7141