Our EPA Environmental Compliance courses are for individuals responsible for ensuring site or corporate environmental compliance or for implementing a site environmental management system, e.g. environmental managers, plant engineers, plant/general managers, or corporate attorneys. As an environmental professional, you are challenged with keeping up to date on all EPA rules that affect your organization.
Environmental compliance specialists at the technician level collect and analyze hazardous samples, record information, prepare reports, maintain monitoring equipment, and inspect facilities. Environmental compliance specialists at the professional level work as consultants, investigators, and evaluators for environmental health and safety issues.
Using our training resources, you can quickly understand which state and federal environmental EPA compliance laws you need to know and how they impact your organization – and apply the appropriate tools, training, and resources to adhere to them.
Satisfy and standardize all of your compliance training needs online to save valuable time and money. Upon taking the course and with a 70% or higher pass rate on the final exam, you will receive a certificate of completion.
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|8 Hour RCRA Refresher (CA)
This course is designed for California Environmental Professionals who want to maximize their compliance efforts for safety in the workplace. The course covers various types of hazardous waste that may occur at work sites and suggest precautions and protective measures to reduce or eliminate these hazards. The course also examines the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), as well as the roles of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the California state department in managing hazardous wastes (Cal/EPA).
|CDOT – Stormwater Management During Construction
This course was developed for the Erosion Control Supervisor responsible for proper installation, maintenance and inspection of Best Management Practices (BMPs for the control of erosion and sedimentation at construction sites. Stormwater Management During Construction is a certification course for the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Erosion Control Supervisor (ECS).
|Certified Environmental Specialist
The Certified Environmental Specialist course has been designed for environmental professionals who want to maximize their environmental compliance and ensure public safety in the workplace. This course covers over 24 hours of EPA regulation including the Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and environmental compliance planning and expectations. Make environmental certification your first priority in your Environmental Compliance Operation! As part of our environmental compliance program we are offering the Certified Environmental Specialist Course at a discount.
|Emergency Planning Community and Right to Know Act
This course covers in detail the background, purpose, and requirements of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA). It describes the initiatives and programs supported by the law. It prepares you to use Toxic Chemical Release Inventory analysis data, follow all reporting requirements, and identify liabilities for reporting requirement violations.
|Identifying Your Hazardous Wastes
This course covers identification of hazardous wastes, characteristics of hazardous wastes, and universal and miscellaneous wastes according to Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations. This course also discussed discarded material and excluded hazardous wastes in details. Apart from RCRA regulations, this course also covers Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) regulations in details.
|RCRA 8 Hour Refresher
This course is designed for Environmental Professionals who want to maximize their compliance efforts for safety in the workplace. The course covers the various types of hazardous waste that may occur at work sites and suggest precautions and protective measures to reduce or eliminate these hazards. The student will learn how to comply with the RCRA program, which the EPA has developed to manage hazardous wastes from the time it is generated to its ultimate disposal.
|RCRA in Day-to-Day Operations
This covers covers the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations relating to Generators, Containers, and Hazardous Waste Management Plan (HWMP). The goal of HWMP is to handle hazardous waste in a safe, efficient, and environmentally sound manner and to comply with RCRA regulations.
|RCRA: What the Law Requires
The course discusses the specific requirements of various types of facilities that treat, store, transport or dispose of hazardous waste. The standards covered in this course include those that direct the operation and management of permitted and interim facilities, as well as requirements for the closing and post-closing procedures of hazardous waste facilities with the goal of protecting human health and the environment. Finally, the course discusses the various ways that hazardous waste is tracked and monitored while it is generated, received, treated, stored, and disposed of, including import and export requirements.
|Spill Prevention and Release Reporting
This course provides a complete analysis of the development of the Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) rules and regulations. Development of SPCC plans requires detailed knowledge of the facility and the potential effects of any oil spill. Thus, this course includes such information as the current SPCC regulations, contingency plans, facility response plan, and reporting requirements to help prevent oil spills that could reach navigable waters of the United States or adjoining shorelines.
|Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure
This course provides an in-depth review of the federal requirements and information about the current Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) regulations, contingency plans, facility response plans, and reporting requirements to help prevent oil spills that could reach navigable waters of the United States or adjoining shorelines.
|Stormwater Discharges and Permits in Construction
This course covers federal and state regulations to control and prevent stormwater discharge. Stormwater discharges are generated by runoff from land and impervious areas such as paved streets, parking lots, and building rooftops during rainfall and snow events that often contain pollutants in quantities that could adversely affect water quality. Federal and state storm water regulations require industrial facilities to take steps to prevent storm water pollution
|The Clean Air Act
This course covers the goals and importance of the Clean Air Act and how the Clean Air Act is designed to protect people and how well that goal has been accomplished. In addition, the course describes the purpose and requirements of the New Source Review (NSR) permitting program and the Title V permit program. The course ends with the Clear Skies Legislation which was proposed to reduce power plant emissions of sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides (NOX), and mercury.
|The Clean Water Act
This course covers the historical background, purpose, and scope of the Clean Water Act (CWA) and provides information about the Pollution Control Programs under the CWA, such as protecting watersheds and sources of drinking water, setting wastewater standards for industry, and providing support for municipal wastewater treatment plants. In addition, this course discusses the monitoring, reporting and recordkeeping under Clean Water Act.
|The Clean Water Act and Day-to-Day Requirements
This course discusses the different important sections of the Clean Water Act, which includes the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit Program. This course also provides basic information about the NPDES Permit Program, guidelines for permit writers, and the most updated EPA regulations regarding the NPDES Program. In addition, this course also covers water quality standards, TMDL Programs, and wetlands as described under CWA. In addition, this course also covers water quality standards, TMDL Programs, and wetlands as described under CWA.