MA-Specific RCRA Hazardous Waste Training

Hazardous Waste Management (RCRA)

This is an 8-hour training program is designed for both new and previously-trained employees and addresses both the state and federal hazardous waste regulations applicable to generators. It is specifically designed to instruct employees in the requirements as they pertain to generating and accumulating hazardous waste in their state and therefore integrates the state environmental department’s state-specific requirements which supersede the federal in “authorized RCRA program” states. Training is required every year.

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Background, Applicability, Liability 
  • Waste Determination, Waste Codes, and Profiles 
  • Universal Waste Rule 
  • Generator Status 
  • Notification and EPA ID Numbers 
  • Hazardous Waste Manifests, Including E-Manifests 
  • Land Disposal Restrictions 
  • Waste Reporting 
  • Documentation of Training & Training Requirements 
  • Weekly/Daily Inspections 
  • Contingency Plan and Emergency Contact List 
  • Accumulation Area Security and Design Standards 
  • Satellite Accumulation 
  • Container Management, Marking, and Labeling 
  • Preparedness & Prevention 
  • Waste Minimization 

Employees who require this training would include those who have a role in handling or otherwise managing hazardous wastes.

Those employees may have any or all of the following responsibilities: characterizing wastes, labeling containers, adding waste to containers, maintaining containers in satellite or central accumulation areas, recordkeeping and reporting, reviewing or completing hazardous waste manifests, or oversight of any of the aformentioned activites. 

Remaining 2019 Training Dates: 

  • 12/5/2019 at the Courtyard by Marriott Boston/Woburn North (700 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA)

2020 Training Dates: 

  • Thursday, February 6th, 2020 at the Courtyard by Marriott Boston/Woburn North (700 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA) 
  • Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at the Holiday Inn Mansfield (31 Hampshire Street, Mansfield, MA)
  • Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 at the Courtyard by Marriott Boston/Woburn North (700 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA) 
  • Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 at the Courtyard by Marriott Boston/Woburn North (700 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA) 

Trainings are from 8:30AM - 4:30PM. Please arrive at 8AM for sign-in.


Meet your Lead Instructor:

Douglas Graham, CHMM is our Senior EH&S Practice Director at Triumvirate Environmental. Doug has 26 years of EH&S training, consulting, auditing and program development experience and has provided over 12,000 hours of training. Doug is a nationally recognized trainer, annual guest instructor at the New England Chapter CHMM prep course, developer of an award-winning innovative online hazmat training program, and a contributing author for EHS Journal. 



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