Course Schedule - TxDOT Environmental
|Basic Water and Wastewater Regulations
BASIC WATER AND WASTEWATER REGULATIONS
This course includes an overview of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and Clean Water Act (CWA). The course covers the following NPDES permit types: storm water, industrial wastewater, Publicly Owned Treatment Works (POTW), and pre-treatment. Participants will develop permitting strategies that meet and exceed applicable regulatory standards within their industry.
Three Day Course
|Construction General Permit Compliance
This course provides background information for contractors providing stormwater activities to satisfy the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), and the Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (TPDES), as required under Construction General Permit TXR150000, as established by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). After you complete registration, you will receive a confirmation email with a link for the actual course.
|Fundamentals of Air Quality
FUNDAMENTALS OF AIR QUALITY
This course will assist participants in navigating air quality regulations. Significant air regulations and the industry implications are covered. This course is beneficial to environmental, health and safety professional as well as operations personnel, process engineers, environmental attorneys and others who need an introduction or update on federal air quality regulations.
Three Day Course
|Introduction to Environmental Compliance
INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE AND MANAGEMENT
This course is designed to give safety professionals the tools they need to ensure their workplace is in compliance with environmental regulations, reduce environmental risk and anticipate pending environmental issues. The course will cover the basics of environmental regulations and demonstrate how to identify pertinent regulations. It will also cover how to manage common tasks associated with an environmental department such as permitting, avoiding violations, preparing for an inspection, keeping records and preparing reports. The course will follow a case study through each media to allow attendees to apply knowledge of topics discussed during the course.
Environmental Management Systems
Other Environmental Issues
|Revegetation During Construction
This course is for contractors who are performing seeding, sodding, hydraulic mulching, erosion control and stabilization efforts under a construction contract with the Texas Department of Transportation. This training provides background information on TxDOT Standard Construction Specifications Item 160 "Topsoil", Item 161 "Compost", Item 162 "Sodding for Erosion Control", Item 164 "Seeding for Erosion Control", Item 166 "Fertilizer", Item 168 "Vegetative Watering" and Item 169 "Soil Retention Blankets." After you complete registration, you will receive a confirmation email with a link for the actual course.
This course is designed for professionals who need to understand rules and regulations for managing, storing and shipping hazardous waste. The course will also deal with the basics of managing non-hazardous waste, permitting processes, common violations and waste minimization.
Intro to Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA)
Management of non-hazardous waste
Management of industrial Waste
Safety and liability management
Three Day Course