EPA Alliance Training Group (Baxter Communications Group)

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  • EPA Alliance Online Environmental Training Courses

    Through our online training partner, EPA Alliance delivers quality and accurate comprehensive online environmental regulatory training; providing students with the skills and knowledge they need as environmental, health and safety professionals. Each online course is comprehensive, engaging and in an easy to understand format that both the beginner and advanced practicing professional can relate to. Each course will teach you the background and latest rules and regulations in air, wate

  • An Introduction into Environmental Law Course

    An Introduction into Environmental Law Course

    Course Overview: This two hour courseprovides each student with an understanding of the various, sometimes complex, environmental laws and regulations affecting facilities and operations throughout the United States. This dynamic and interactive course is facilitated by instructors who guide each student through the background of each individual law/regulation, carry you into the specifics from beginner to advanced, and provide expert insights into...

  • Introduction to Hazardous Materials (HazMat)

    Introduction to Hazardous Materials (HazMat)

    Course Overview: As hazardous materials and hazardous wastes become more and more commonplace, accumulating in our earth, air, and water, it is vitally important that citizens are well informed about the challenges posed by these substances. American communities are facing policy decisions that can dramatically affect their population’s well being: Should hazardous materials traffic be regulated? What is the community’s role in preparing...

  • An Introduction into the Clean Air Act (CAA)

    An Introduction into the Clean Air Act (CAA)

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course provides each student with an all encompassing view of the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA). Enacted in 1970, and substantially amended in 1978 and 1990, the CAA was once the esoteric domain of environmental engineers, consultants, lawyers and regulators. Today, the CAA remains one of the key regulatory programs facing facilities and operations throughout the United States, forcing everyday professionals to be...

  • Title V Air Permitting

    Title V Air Permitting

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course is designed to introduce students to the terms and concepts associated with Title V requirements of the Clean Air Act Amendment of 1990. It will provide you with an overview of the methods and procedures used to prepare air quality permits. It also provided hands on knowledge to the personnel of State and Local permitting agencies who are relatively new to permit programs. The course should prove useful for...

  • An Introduction Into the Clean Water Act (CWA)

    An Introduction Into the Clean Water Act (CWA)

    Course Overview: This three (3) hour course provides each student with an overview of the Federal Clean Water Act (CWA) and examines, in depth, the key provisions of the CWA, including Safe Drinking Water Act, technology-based requirements, effluent limitations, water quality standards, permitting, enforcement, control of polluted runoff, and resolution of interstate disputes. The course also evaluates the success of the CWA in protecting and...

  • Air Emission Control Technologies

    Air Emission Control Technologies

    Course Overview: This four (4) hour course provides each student with an overview of the various air emission control technologies, while introducing each student to the environmental, technical and legal aspects of pollution prevention.

  • An Introduction into the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)

    An Introduction into the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)

    EPA regulates point sources that discharge pollutants (from both storm water and non-storm water) into waters of the United States through provisions of the Clean Water Act known as the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program. This course will provide you with an in-depth overview and understanding of this program, in addition to, examining the latest processes and requirements for both types of construction permits (Army Corps...

  • Introduction to the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)

    Introduction to the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)

    This two (2) hour course provides each student with an overview of the major components making up the Safe water Drinking Act (SDWA) as it exists today. This course covers the history of drinking water regulation in the United States prior to SDWA's enactment, as well as an overview of SDWA's evolution up to and including the 1996 Amendments. The course begins with the basics of regulatory compliance, including EPA definitions, and moves into the...

  • Introduction into the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

    Introduction into the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course is designed to provide each student with an overview of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) as it exists today. This RCRA hazardous waste course addresses regulations important to waste generators including identifying hazardous waste, determining generator status, complying with accumulation requirements, manifesting waste off site, land disposal restrictions treatment standards and special...

  • Intermediate (Advanced) RCRA

    Intermediate (Advanced) RCRA

    Course Overview: This eight (8) hour course provides each student with an in-depth study of hazardous waste regulations application with an emphasis on generator compliance, site investigation & remediation, permitting, enforcement, and liability. The course includes a history and overview of hazardous waste management laws and regulations, and presents a guide to complying with the myriad of hazardous waste regulations including recognizing...

  • An Introduction into the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)

    An Introduction into the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)

    CERCLA is a law designed to remediate contamination from hazardous waste disposals that endanger public health and the environment. The 2 hour course provides students with a basic understanding of many of the major provisions of CERCLA that are currently in place including, release reporting requirements in CERCLA Section 103 and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act of 1986 (EPCRA) Sections 302-312. Participants are provided with a...

  • Introduction to the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA)

    Introduction to the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA)

    Course Overview:  This two (2) hour course provides each student with theories, principles, and approaches to emergency management, and is designed to assist facility owners and/or operators in complying with the reporting requirements of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA), Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, and 42 U.S.C. s. 11001, et seq. (SARA). An analysis of past disasters is...

  • Introduction to the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA)

    Introduction to the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA)

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course provides each student with an in depth analysis of the key provisions comprising the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA), including requirements for Pre-Manufacture Notification (PMN), testing, and regulation of chemicals; as well as record keeping and reporting requirements. TSCA is a broad-ranging federal environmental statute affecting not only chemical manufacturers but also companies that use,...

  • Introduction into the Endangered Species Act (ESA)

    Introduction into the Endangered Species Act (ESA)

    Course Overview:  This two (2) hour course provides each student with a detailed analysis of the policy, laws and requirements associated with the Endangered Species Act. The course includes an in-depth review of the Endangered Species Act, major rules promulgated under the Act, 'on-the-ground' applications, and case studies, all aimed at putting the student in the shoes of policy-makers. The course is intended to be comprehensive in its...

  • Underground Storage Tank (UST) Management

    Underground Storage Tank (UST) Management

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course provides each student with a detailed analysis of the US laws & regulations applicable to Underground Storage Tanks (UST), specifically those regarding USTs with the potential to leak hazardous substances into the environment. This course is designed to familiarize each student with the wide array of regulated USTs, and the technical and financial requirements that apply to them. The course also focuses on...

  • Introduction to Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC)

    Introduction to Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC)

    This two (2) hour course provides each student with an all encompassing analysis of the laws, regulations and requirements associated with Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) planning as required by the Oil Pollution Act (ACT) of 1990, including the recent new guidance on SPCC regulations. The purpose of the course is to provide each student with the basic requirements of SPCC planning, procedures for emergency response in the...

  • Introduction into the Hazardous Material Transportation Act (HMTA)

    Introduction into the Hazardous Material Transportation Act (HMTA)

    Course Overview: This two (2) hour course provides each student with an introduction to the principles, regulations, policies and opinions applicable to the Hazardous Material Transportation Act (HMTA) of 1975. The course discusses in detail the HMTA including the history, purpose and structure of the various regulations put in place by the Act. The overall goal of this course is to provide each student with a general knowledge of what kinds of...

  • ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

    ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

    Course Overview: This four (4) hour course will provide you with an introduction into the ISO 14001:2004 and Environmental Management Systems (EMS). This course is designed for individuals seeking a basic understanding of the ISO 14001:2004 EMS standard, and provides each student with a detailed overview of its’ principles and requirements  This course discusses the clauses of ISO 14001 in detail and illustrates how ISO 14001can help...

  • On-Line Fueling Station Safety for Class C UST Operators

    On-Line Fueling Station Safety for Class C UST Operators

    Course Overview: The EPA Alliance Training Group, in partnership with Petroleum Training Solutions, now offers training for Class C operators of underground storage tank (UST) systems. UST Class C Operator Training is a new rule in most states that requires owners of UST systems to ensure their staff are trained to respond to emergencies at UST systems. By August 8, 2012, most states will require all persons designated as a Class C UST operator be...