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This comprehensive RCRA training courses prepares you to properly identify, accumulate, transport, and dispose of hazardous waste. Tailor this course to your needs by registering for one to five instruction days.

Learn to Properly Identify, Accumulate, and Dispose Hazardous Waste
Accumulating, managing, and shipping hazardous waste in full compliance with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) requires an understanding of requirements that apply at generation, accumulation, storage, transportation, and disposal stages. This annual course delivers a breakdown of current requirements, presented within a context that simplifies understanding.

RCRA training is required for hazardous waste personnel.

Large Quantity Generators must provide training to hazardous waste personnel within 6 months of hire or assignment. Untrained personnel may not perform hazardous waste functions unsupervised until training is complete (40 CFR 262.17(a)(7)(ii)).
Large Quantity Generators must provide repeat hazardous waste training annually (40 CFR 262.17(a)(7)(iii)).
Small Quantity Generators must similarly provide training to ensure hazardous waste personnel are “thoroughly familiar with proper waste handling and emergency procedures, relevant to their responsibilities during normal facility operations and emergencies (40 CFR 262.16(b)(9)(iii)).
Our Hazardous Waste Compliance Manager™ training course provides both beginning and returning waste generators, handlers, and managers with the tools and understanding needed to meet federal and state training requirements and master the complexities of RCRA, while avoiding the confusion and faulty interpretations that can lead to regulatory pitfalls. This course incorporates a series of presentations, in-depth discussions, and practical exercises designed to guide participants towards mastery of RCRA. The fifth day provides attendees with the tools and training necessary to prepare and sign your hazardous waste manifest in accordance with DOT hazmat training requirements.

Who should attend this RCRA training course?
This is the Aarcher Institute’s most detailed presentation of hazardous waste requirements, but the context provided and the opportunity to adjust participation by registering only for selected days makes this course a great pick for anyone with hazardous waste responsibilities. Annual attendance ensures you stay current with changing RCRA regulations and help your company comply with the training requirements under 40 CFR 262.17(a)(7) and 49 CFR 172.704 Subpart H. This course is valuable for EH&S managers, environmental compliance specialists, environmental consultants and engineers, operations managers, and anyone involved in the generation, accumulation, management, or disposal of wastes.

What is the format of our hazardous waste training course?
The Hazardous Waste Compliance ManagerTM training course presents the framework of RCRA and the specific requirements of its implementing regulations, along with DOT Hazmat shipping requirements. Each day builds on the last as the instructor presents the material using a combination of slide sets, references to reference materials, exercises, and discussions of real challenges faced by others. The class participates in a virtual “walkthrough” of a hazardous waste generating facility.

Courses are held in pleasant and easily accessible locations, and training venues are selected to allow you to escape distractions and focus on the presented material in a professional setting. All locations offer wireless service and Internet access so you can stay connected. Because our instructors teach exclusively for the Aarcher Institute, using our exclusive content, course modules are presented in logical sequences and information is not fragmented and does not overlap. Discussions among instructors and attendees explore unique environmental management challenges and proven compliance strategies. All attendees are encouraged to ask questions throughout the course.

What does our training course deliver for hazardous waste professionals?
The Hazardous Waste Compliance ManagerTM provides participants with a solid foundation for identifying, characterizing, accumulating, and disposing of hazardous waste. Completion of this course ensure you are well-equipped to manage hazardous waste in a manner that is compliant and minimizes risks to your organization.

You will be provided with a current copy of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) hazardous regulations (40 CFR Parts 260-265) and DOT Hazmat regulations (40 CFR 172 Subpart H); Aarcher handheld reference guides; instructor contact information for future questions; your notes from the presentations and discussions; and an embossed certificate.

You can register to attend one day, any combination of days or the full five days.

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