Introduction to Waste Management/RCRA

This 1-day course is designed for managers and others who need to understand the nuts and bolts of RCRA waste management. The course covers such essential topics as waste identification and classification, generator status determination and generator requirements, hazardous waste, universal waste, used oil, underground storage tanks, and how state waste regulations differ from federal regulations. The course format includes practical exercises and interactive discussions intended to maximize understanding of this challenging material.


Course topics
  • RCRA Overview
  • Hazardous Waste Identification
  • Waste Exclusions
  • Special Standards
  • Generator Status Determination
  • Mixing (CESQG)
  • Generator Treatment
  • Accumulation Area Standards
  • Container and Tank Standards
  • Satellite Accumulation Areas
  • Marking/Labeling
  • Personnel Training
  • Preparedness and Prevention
  • Emergency Procedure and Response
  • Contingency Planning
  • Land Disposal Restrictions
  • Pre-Transport Requirements
  • DOT Hazardous Waste Requirements
  • Manifests/Exception Reports
  • Recordkeeping and Reporting
  • Universal Wastes
  • Used Oil
  • Pollution Prevention
  • Waste Management Resources
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Jul 24, 2018 -- Richmond, VA
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sep 18, 2018 -- Atlanta, GA
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Nov 07, 2018 -- San Francisco, CA
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mar 05, 2019 -- Dallas, TX
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
May 14, 2019 -- Chicago, IL
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
What others are saying about this course
  • The style and format of the training made it very easy to follow everything that was being covered.
  • Course materials were expertly done.
  • Exceptional in-depth knowledge of the instructor; she explained and answered all questions and followed up with additional informative guidance materials.

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Clean Water Act Permitting and Compliance

This 1-day course is designed for persons who need to understand the basics of water programs authorized by the Clean Water Act (CWA). The course covers such essential topics as water permitting and compliance; storm water permitting and compliance; spill prevention, control and countermeasures planning and compliance; wetlands permitting; and other CWA programs. The course format includes practical exercises and an open group discussion sessions intended to maximize understanding of the material. Course completion will enable attendees to:

  • Determine wastewater and storm water permitting
  • Understand spill prevention, control and countermeasure planning requirements
  • Develop practical compliance strategies

Jul 25, 2018 -- Richmond, VA
Sep 19, 2018 -- Atlanta, GA
Nov 06, 2018 -- San Francisco, CA

Introduction to Air Quality Regulations

This 2-day course is for industry and environmental professionals seeking a broad exposure to current U.S. air quality regulations. The course looks at current U.S. regulations, and covers such essential topics as ambient air quality standards, attainment status, construction and operating permits, and various regulatory programs such as NSPS, NESHAPs, NSR and Title V.  Course completion enables attendees to:

  • Determine the applicability of final regulations, and ways to avoid becoming subject to new regulations
  • Identify common compliance pitfalls, and ways to reduce your facility’s air regulatory risks
  • Understand how various federal regulatory programs fit together and the distinguishing characteristics of these programs

Jul 26 - 27, 2018 -- Richmond, VA
Sep 20 - 21, 2018 -- Atlanta, GA
Nov 08 - 09, 2018 -- San Francisco, CA
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Introduction to Environmental Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements

This 2-day course is designed for plant and corporate staff who need to know how to perform or manage compliance reporting and recordkeeping activities. The course covers such essential reporting topics as Tier II, TRI, air emissions, Title V, releases, hazardous waste, toxic substances, and water discharges. The course format includes best practices, common problems, and group exercises intended to maximize understanding of this challenging material. Course completion will enable attendees to:

  • Set up and organize a recordkeeping system
  • Determine reporting applicability and correctly complete required reports
  • Improve compliance and minimize NOVs due to reporting and recordkeeping problems
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