There is only 1 spot remaining for the Managing Integrated Solid Waste Management Systems Training to be held on November 18 - 20 at SFU in Downtown Vancouver.
This is a 3-day SWANA certification course that is designed to improve the knowledge of individuals that manage municipal solid waste management systems. Concepts of planning, developing and managing solid waste systems are discussed along with specific system management issues. The training course is intended for current and future managers of government solid waste management systems and other industry professionals that may work in an advisory or consulting capacity. This training will also include local B.C. content on EPR and zero waste.
Successful completion of this 3-day training course is eligible for 30 CEU’s. The last time this training was offered was April 2016.
Please see our website for more details about the training and our instructors, Dave Lore and Carey McIver.
Cost of this training course is $1300 (SWANA members) and $1450 (non-members). An optional SWANA certification exam is $300.
Below is the training schedule for 2019. Please contact us at if you would like to see additions in the training schedule. All suggestions will be brought forward to the Training Committee for consideration. Please continue to monitor our website for additions and changes. Once training session date...
Since 1994 the SWANA Pacific Chapter has offered a number of scholarship awards each year to encourage students studying in disciplines related to solid waste management at British Columbia and Yukon universities or colleges. In this time, over 70 scholarship awards totalling over $50,000 have been....