Event Profile

Hazardous Waste Management in Washington

June 20, 2023
Northwest Public Power Association

Who Should Attend:

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

Course Overview:

The state of Washington administers a unique and complex approach to 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, as well as morning and afternoon breaks, will be provided.

Course Location:

Northwest Public Power Association
9817 NE 54th, Suite 200
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.

Best Western Plus Vancouver Mall
9420 NE Vancouver Mall Drive
Vancouver, WA 98662
(360) 256-0707

Course Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (extended to 6/20/2023): $360
Utility Member Standard: $435

Associate Member Early Bird (extended to 6/20/2023): $540
Associate Member Standard: $615

Non-Member Early Bird (extended to 6/20/2023): $1,080
Non-Member Standard: $1,155

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 webinarsvirtual classes, and section meetings: cancellation at least five days prior to the event, full refund; within 1-4 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

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.

If canceling because the attendee is showing COVID-19 symptoms any time before the event, a full refund will be issued; if leaving during the event for COVID-19 reasons, a prorated refund will be issued.

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.