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Industry-Specific Training



Cement


Clean Air Act Workshop for the Cement Manufacturing Industry

This 1-day course is designed for professionals in the cement manufacturing industry who would benefit from learning the key subjects impacting the industry. The course covers essential topics such as PSD, NSPS, NESHAPs/MACT and Title V, climate change related programs, and innovative compliance methods. The course includes presentation elements such as case studies and group exercises, intended to maximize understanding of this challenging material. Course completion will enable attendees to:

  • Understand new Portland Cement MACT compliance requirements
  • Understand the air permitting and compliance obligations and implications associated with modifications and changes at a cement plant
  • Develop effective air quality permitting and compliance strategies for the operations of a cement plant

Type Date Location
Classroom Sep 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM St. Louis, MO



Chemical Manufacturing


Clean Air Act Workshop for Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturing Industry (SOCMI) Facilities - 2 Day

This 2-day workshop for environmental personnel at SOCMI facilities navigates the complex web of applicability, compliance, and control requirements under the SOCMI NSPS, Hazardous Organic NESHAP (HON), and Benzene Waste Operations NESHAP (BWON).  Utilizing key applicability concepts, regulatory background, real world examples, and interactive best practices discussion, attendees will maximize their understanding of this challenging material. Course completion enables attendees to:

  • Identify subject emission and compliance requirements
  • Evaluate process changes and potential applicability triggers
  • Develop complete deviation and compliance reports

Type Date Location
Classroom Sep 15 - 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Houston, TX
Classroom Mar 16 - 17, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL


NESHAP for Miscellaneous Organic Chemical Manufacturing (the MON) – 1.5 day

This 1.5-day workshop for environmental personnel managing MON compliance will fill in the gaps for this gap-filling rule. Our course focuses on basic requirements, key applicability concepts, and regulatory guidance and provides real-world examples and open discussion throughout to maximize understanding. This course will begin at 12:00 p.m. for the first half-day of instruction. The first half-day will be a combined session with attendees for Trinity’s Clean Air Act Workshop for the Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturing Industry (SOCMI) and will cover shared topics for MON and SOCMI process units.

Please note: 1st day starts at noon and ends at 5:00 p.m. 2nd day starts at 8:00 a.m. and will end at 5:00 p.m.

Type Date Location
Classroom Sep 16 - 17, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Houston, TX
Classroom Mar 17 - 18, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL



Landfills


Navigating Air Regulations at Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Landfills

This 1-day course is for landfill managers, engineers, technicians, and environmental professionals who oversee elements of air permitting and compliance at MSW landfills. Topics include the use of U.S. EPA’s LandGEM model for estimating LFG generation rates, best practices for determining the potential to emit from MSW landfills (and related sources), tips for negotiating permit conditions, and determining applicability and compliance for related NSPS and NESHAPs. Real world exercises illustrate steps of the permitting process, ongoing compliance monitoring activities, and preparation of compliance reports.

  • Learn to review draft permit applications
  • Understand landfill potential to emit and bigger picture implications of such emissions (e.g., NNSR or PSD)
  • Understand NSPS and NESHAP standards and associated compliance options
  • Type Date Location
    Classroom Sep 15, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Bakersfield, CA
    Classroom Apr 21, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Seattle, WA



    Liquid Terminals


    Clean Air Act Workshop for the Liquid Terminal Industry

    This course is designed for professionals in the liquid storage industry who would benefit from learning the key subjects impacting operators of bulk liquid terminals, aboveground storage tank facilities, and pipeline companies. The course covers essential topics such as PSD/nonattainment/minor NSR, Title V, NSPS, NESHAPs/MACT, and innovative compliance methods. The course includes presentation elements such as case studies and group exercises to maximize understanding of this challenging material. 

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Oct 06, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
    Classroom Nov 05, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Houston, TX
    Classroom Feb 04, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Denver, CO
    Classroom Apr 27, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Atlanta, GA
    Classroom Jun 17, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Westchester County, NY



    Mining


    Clean Air Act Workshop for the Mining Industry

    This 1-day course provides an overview of air quality permitting, compliance strategies, and recent regulatory changes affecting the mining industry. This course is designed for personnel responsible for air quality compliance who need a refresher or update on the latest regulatory requirements. The course covers such essential topics as mining emission sources and calculations, control technology requirements, and introduction to air dispersion modeling. The course format includes lectures and case studies to maximize understanding of this challenging material. Attendees learn to:

    • Evaluate the impact on emissions from various types of projects
    • Consider permitting concerns triggered by capital projects
    • Streamline compliance with air quality requirements
    • Prepare for upcoming rulemaking efforts

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Mar 09, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Reno, NV
    Classroom Jun 10, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Phoenix, AZ



    Oil & Natural Gas


    Air Quality Permitting and Compliance for Oil & Natural Gas Operations (New Mexico Rules)

    This 1-day course provides an overview of air quality regulations and permitting options for oil & natural gas operations in New Mexico. While this is an introductory course designed for those new to air quality permitting for oil & gas, permitting veterans will benefit from regulatory updates. Course format includes case studies, interactive review, and calculation exercises to maximize understanding of the material.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Aug 25, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Artesia, NM
    Classroom Sep 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Midland, TX
    Classroom Oct 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Denver, CO


    Air Quality Permitting and Compliance for Oil & Natural Gas Operations (Oklahoma Rules)

    This 1-day course provides an overview of air quality regulations and permitting options for oil & natural gas operations in Oklahoma. While this is an introductory course designed for those new to air quality permitting for oil & gas, permitting veterans will benefit from regulatory updates. Course format includes case studies, interactive review, and calculation exercises to maximize understanding of the material.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Sep 09, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tulsa, OK


    Air Quality Permitting and Compliance for Oil & Natural Gas Operations (Texas Rules)

    This 1-day course provides an overview of air quality regulations and permitting options for oil & natural gas operations in Texas. While this is an introductory course designed for those new to air quality permitting for oil & gas, permitting veterans will benefit from regulatory updates. Course format includes case studies, interactive review, and calculation exercises to maximize understanding of the material. 

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Aug 27, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Denver, CO
    Classroom Sep 08, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tulsa, OK
    Classroom Oct 27, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Dallas, TX


    Air Quality Permitting and Compliance for Oil & Natural Gas Operations in Louisiana (State Rules)

    This webinar provides an overview of Louisiana air quality regulations and permitting options for oil & natural gas operations.  While this is an introductory course designed for those new to air quality permitting for oil & natural gas, permitting veterans will benefit from regulatory updates. Webinar includes case studies, interactive review, and calculation exercises to maximize understanding of the material.

    Type Date Location
    Webinar Aug 12 - 13, 2020 - 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST/CDT Online


    Air Quality Permitting for Oil & Natural Gas Operations in the Appalachian Basin (State Rules)

    This 1-day course is for environmental/project engineering staff responsible for air permitting of natural gas operations in PA, WV, and OH. Those new to air permitting in these states as well as veterans benefit from the dynamic discussion of recent developments in evolving state-specific requirements. This course covers all segments of natural gas operations (production, processing, gathering, and transmission) in the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays. Case studies illustrate the intricacies of operating in the Appalachian Basin.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Oct 15, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Charleston, WV


    Air Quality Permitting in Oklahoma

    This intensive 3/4-day course is intended for environmental professionals responsible for air quality permitting and compliance management for their facilities.  A brief overview of federal requirements and detailed information on state/local regulations provide the information needed to prepare or manage the air permit application process for new or modified sources. Common reporting and compliance management tasks are reviewed, and recent and ongoing regulatory developments are discussed. Topics include:

  • Key Clean Air Act and state/district regulatory requirements
  • Air permitting concepts and processes for construction and operating permits
  • Streamlining compliance management tasks
  • Type Date Location
    Classroom Nov 11, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tulsa, OK


    Clean Air Act Workshop for the Oil & Natural Gas Industry

    This 1-day course is for environmental professionals responsible for air quality compliance in the oil & natural gas industry from upstream E&P through natural gas processing, transmission, and storage. The course covers air quality regulations and emission calculations as well as several relevant NSPS and NESHAP triggers. The instructor utilizes a mixture of media and group discussion to emphasize key concepts.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Oct 14, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Charleston, WV


    Compliance Management for Fugitive Emissions & LDAR for Natural Gas Processing Plants

    This 1-day course will provide an overview of various regulations requiring control of fugitive emissions and will focus on managing an LDAR program at Natural Gas Processing Plants to comply with the regulatory requirements. The course will cover federal LDAR standards as well as compare major LDAR regulations. The course will cover the NSPS and MACT standards. To demonstrate compliance with applicable LDAR regulations, facilities are required to implement LDAR programs. Therefore, the course focuses on developing and implementing an LDAR program as well as other facets related to an LDAR program such as emission quantification and managing LDAR contractors.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Dec 03, 2020 - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Midland, TX


    OGI for NSPS OOOOa Compliance for Oil & Gas Operations (Half-Day)

    This half-day course is intended for both field and corporate environmental personnel in the oil & natural gas industry subject to optical gas imaging (OGI) leak detection and repair (LDAR) under NSPS OOOOa. The course provides practical overviews of NSPS OOOOa, the requirements for performing surveys under this rule, and associated recordkeeping and reporting requirements. The course will include practical applications of the rules, and reasoning behind many of the prescriptive requirements.

    Type Date Location
    Webinar Jul 10, 2020 - 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST/CDT Online



    Petroleum Refining


    Clean Air Act Workshop for the Petroleum Refining Industry

    This 2-day course for petroleum refining environmental, engineering staff, and management addresses federal Clean Air Act requirements typically applicable to petroleum refining. The course covers emissions quantification for common refinery sources, federal PSD permitting applicability and requirements for capital projects, and an overview of applicability and requirements under the various NESHAP, MACT, and NSPS regulations for the petroleum refining industry. Case studies (including agency applicability interpretations and enforcement cases) are used to maximize understanding. Learn to:

    • Evaluate the impact on emissions from various types of projects
    • Determine MACT and NSPS requirements applicable to specific equipment
    • Consider permitting concerns triggered by capital projects
    • Understand ongoing EPA enforcement efforts and prepare for upcoming rulemaking efforts

    Type Date Location
    Classroom May 19 - 20, 2021 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM New Orleans, LA



    Power Generation


    Air Quality Fundamentals for the Power Industry

    This course is intended to provide an overview of all air regulations impacting power generation facilities. The course is suitable for new staff with environmental responsibilities in the power industry as well as experienced power staff that are new to air environmental responsibilities. For newer staff, this course provides the background needed for the Power PSD course.  

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Sep 23, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL


    CEMS Management for the Power Industry

    This course is a power-specific version of Trinity’s Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems (CEMS) – Best Practices and Program Management course and is focused on Part 75 requirements specifically. The course is intended for environmental managers, CEMS technicians and managers, and anyone who works with CEMS or CEMS data at a power facility on a regular basis.

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Sep 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL


    PSD Applicability for the Power Industry

    This course is targeted to specifically address PSD applicability for the power industry. The course is geared for experienced environmental staff who are familiar with NSPS, NESHAP, CAMD programs, and state construction permit requirements, or for those who have completed the Air Quality Fundamentals for the Power Industry course.  

    Type Date Location
    Classroom Sep 24, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chicago, IL



    Semiconductors


    Introduction to Exhaust Management, Abatement, and Air Emissions in the Semiconductor Industry

    This 1-day course provides an overview of air quality permitting, compliance, testing, abatement, and exhaust management for the semiconductor industry. Designed for personnel responsible for air quality and controls, the course covers such essential topics as semiconductor process emissions calculations (including GHGs), controls and abatement, and exhaust management.

    Type Date Location
    Webinar Aug 18 - 19, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST/PDT Online


    Introduction to Semiconductor Industry Toxic Release Inventory and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting

    This 1-day course is for personnel in the semiconductor industry responsible for ensuring compliance with the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reporting programs. This course will cover essential topics such as key regulatory definitions, exemptions, threshold determinations, emissions calculations, and common compliance pitfalls for both programs. This course includes real-world case studies and exercises to maximize understanding of this material.  

    Type Date Location
    Webinar Aug 25 - 26, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST/PDT Online