Does the RRP certification expire?

Yes. RRP is a five (5) year certification. When it’s time to renew an RRP certificate in Erie County, the four (4) hour ‘Refresher Course’ is offered at no cost to Veterans.  Other renovators working on properties cited for lead-based paint violations by the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) are also eligible to take the Refresher course. Please inquire at Email: for course availability.


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Phone: (716) 858-7690

Fax: (716) 858-8701

Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

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