Event Profile

Hazardous Waste Management in Washington

June 18, 2024
Northwest Public Power Association

Who Should Attend:

All employees with environmental responsibilities within Washington state that oversee environmental programs, including supervisors and managers.

Related Events:

DOT Hazardous Materials Transportation Training, June 19, 2024

Course Overview:

The state of Washington administers a unique and complex approach to the management of hazardous waste that differs significantly from federal requirements. This eight-hour class will cover waste generation, generator status, quantity exclusion limits, exemptions, labeling, recordkeeping, annual reporting, shipping, and disposal. Instruction will include used-oil management, universal waste, and PCBs as covered by Washington regulations. You will learn how to manage your utility-generated waste in accordance with all requirements.

Course Instructor:

Russell Post, Environmental Compliance Manager, Russell Post Environmental Consulting

Course Schedule:

Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. Pacific Time and the class will run from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Course Location:

Northwest Public Power Association
9817 NE 54th
Vancouver, WA 986662
(360) 254-0109

Suggested Hotels:

Heathman Lodge
7801 NE Greenwood Dr, Vancouver, WA 98662
(360) 254-3100
Ask for the Northwest Public Power Association rate for 15% off advertised prices.

Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Vancouver
411 SE 123rd Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98683
(360) 892-4404

Course Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (ends 5/18/2024): $400
Utility Member Standard: $475

Associate Member Early Bird (ends 5/18/2024): $600
Associate Member Standard: $675

Non-Member Early Bird (ends 5/18/2024): $800
Non-Member Standard: $875

Note: Organizations that register a group of employees will receive every fifth registration for free. For example, if you register five employees, you only pay for four; register 10 employees, you only pay for eight; and so on. There is nothing additional you need to do to receive this discount.

Cancellation Policies:

For in-person events: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling; NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions. To request a refund, please contact registration@nwppa.org or (360) 254-0109. 

Continuing Hours:

This course qualifies for 6 continuing hours. Certificates are issued upon full completion of the course.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.