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SWANA Landfill Operations Basics Course – April 9 & 10, 2015 (Vernon, BC)

By March 10, 2015May 8th, 2015Uncategorized

Due to high demand we are offering a special Spring session of our SWANA Landfill Operations Basics Course (LOB) on April 8 and 9 with the exam the morning of April 10, 2015. The SWANA LOB course is a basic course for landfill operations staff and is a good primer course for those professionals interested in acquiring their Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO) Certification.  The course teaches landfill staff how to operate a modern sanitary landfill.  Issues covered include waste receiving and scale house operations, spotting and waste screening, equipment selection, operational and compaction issues and techniques, safety, special operations and littler control as well as environmental monitoring and control of landfill gas, leachate and surface runoff. The course usually includes a site visit and tour of an operating landfill if within easy distance and availability of the course teaching location.

Course Location:

The course is being held at the Prestige Hotel and Conference Centre, 4411 – 32nd Street, Vernon, BC.,  8AM to 4:30PM Wednesday April 8 and Thursday April 9, 2015, with a course review and the exam on the morning of April 10th, 2015. A block of rooms has been set aside for this event and a special rate of $119.95 plus applicable taxes.  When booking your room please quote group booking #2046 or SWANA BC Event.  To book your room call (250) 558-5991 or online at

Parking at the hotel is free. If you are flying in Let’s Go Transportation offers a shuttle service (778) 821-0101 [email protected]

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