Initial Training Course for Spotters at Landfills, C&D Sites and Transfer Stations - 8 Hour - Course 7266

Initial Training Course for Spotters at Landfills, C&D Sites and Transfer Stations - 8 Hour

Plant City

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  • CEUs: 0.8
  • Solid Waste Landfill/C&D/TS/MRF/Spotter Initial: 8.0 contact hours, course #812
  • FBPE Provider #0004021: CEHs 8.0 hours
  • Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Coordinator Dawn Jenkins     email:     phone: (352) 392-9570 or (352) 294-3880

This course covers the duties of spotters at landfills, C&D Sites and Transfer Stations. Topics include: health & safety, types of landfills, regulations and management of prohibited waste. This course is designed as initial spotter training or as follow-up for continuing education requirements. Daily breaks are scheduled. Lunch is on your own. Participant must be present for entire class time to receive CEU and Certificate of Attendance Certification and Accreditation For more information on certification and accreditation, visit the Continuing Education Credit Information page.


8:00am – 12:00pm 
 Lesson 1 Course Introduction
 Lesson 2 Regulations
 Lesson 3 Environmental Concerns-Waste Handling Facilities

12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch On Your Own

1:00pm – 5:00pm 
  Lesson 4 Solid Waste Management Basics
 Lesson 5 Screening for Prohibited Materials
 Lesson 6 Managing Special Wastes
 Lesson 7 Health and Safety

Course completed Initial Spotter
Turn in Course Evaluation Form. Receive Certificate