Collection Operations Basics


Where & When:

Seats Available: 16


Where & When:

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018 – Westin Bear Mountain Resort
    1999 Country Club Way, Victoria, BC  V9B 6R3
  • 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Regular Registration – $550 plus GST (includes manual)

Earn 10 SWANA CEU’s after completion of training course.

About the Course

This course serves as an introduction to the basics of collecting municipal solid waste and integrated solid waste management. It serves as both a first exposure to new members of the industry and as a refresher for others.

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Accommodation Info

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Westin Bear Mountain Resort. To book mention the Coast Waste Management Association Conference (CWMA) to get the special rate of $153/night plus applicable taxes (before September 28, 2018). All rooms and rates are subject to availability.

Westin Bear Mountain Resort
1999 Country Club Way
Victoria, BC  V9B 6R3


What is the refund policy?

A full refund minus a $75 administration fee will be issued prior to 30 days (September 16, 2018) before the Collection Operations Basics training course. Full charge applicable thereafter. Although refunds will not be issued within 30 days of the training which the participant is registered for, substitutions ARE allowed. Please call or email request to [email protected]

Are meals included?

Lunch, snacks and drinks will be provided. Please bring a reusable water bottle. If you have any dietary restrictions, please contact [email protected].

What do I need to bring? 

Pens/pencils/highlighters to make notes in your Student Manual. You will receive the manual when you register on Monday morning.


If you require additional information please contact [email protected].

Additional information

Ticket Type

SWANA Member – with exam, SWANA Member – no exam, Non-member with exam, Non-member no exam