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Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

October 21, 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$350 per person


ABOUT THE COURSE
This accelerated one-day RCRA is designed to serve as both an initial and refresher course to assist in meeting the 40 CFR 262.34 training requirements. Topics include waste characterization, treatment standards, generator responsibilities, emergencies, and waste shipments.
 
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Hazardous waste generators
  • Environmental managers
  • Employees who handle, store, or prepare hazardous waste for shipment
  • Compliance specialists

COURSE CONTENT
  • RCRA Overview
  • Solid and Hazardous Waste Characterization
  • Treatment Standards
  • Soil and Debris Standards
  • Generator Responsibilities
  • Shipment and Manifesting of Hazardous Waste
  • Emergency Response Information and Contingency Plans
  • Universal Waste
  • Recordkeeping
  • RCRA Exam
 
INSTRUCTOR
Jeffrey L. Campbell is a chemist with over 25 years of experience in transportation and safe handling of hazardous materials. He has worked in process labs at oil refineries and ethanol plants and has been an approval chemist and manager a hazardous waste treatment facilities. He currently works as an instructor and consultant for Environmental Team Resources. He was authorized by the Department of Transportation in 1998 to present their Hazardous Materials Transportation course, and is also an authorized OSHA general industry instructor and conducts courses on RCRA Waste Characterization and management. Mr. Campbell obtained his BS degree in Chemistry Education from McNeese State University and taught high school chemistry in the mid '80s. He has since been training in different capacities, which include teaching hazardous materials transportation to petrochemical industry employees and NASA contractors.
 
REGISTRATION INFORMATION
 PRICE: $350 - Includes lunch, refreshments and parking
Attendees should bring pens and highlighters.

Certificates will be issued for .8 CEUs or 8 PDHs

Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover accepted
Checks should be made payable to:  McNeese State University
Mail to the following address:
 
McNeese State University
Institute for Industry-Education Collaboration
Box 91834
Lake Charles, LA 70609
 
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CONTACT CHERYL IN THE OFFICE OF CONTINUING EDUCATION:
Phone: 337-562-4139          Fax: 562-4272          Email: continuing-ed@mcneese.edu
 
TO REGISTER: 
To download a registration form, click the link below. Please return the completed form via email to: iiec@mnceese.edu or fax to: 337-562-4272
Registration form IIEC.pdf