Household Hazardous Waste Operator Training 2023 - by SWANA Ontario

The objective of the course is to provide information to household hazardous waste operating staff at landfill sites on good operating practices and safety. Students will learn how to handle a wide range of household hazardous waste efficiently and safely, along with the basics of a well laid out landfill site and operational procedures. The course is suited to those involved in the planning, operation and supervision of HHW programs.

*This session will take place virtually, a link will be sent after the registration period*

**Open to First Nations Communities in Ontario ONLY*

Course Objectives:
  • Classifications of various hazardous wastes
  • Proper handling and sorting of collected HHW
  • Site design and layout
  • Health Hazards
  • EPA regulations, WHMIS, and safe handling requirements.

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For more information, contact Heidi Manitowabi, Regional Solid Waste Specialist at