Waste Smart
£175.91 – £188.39
Waste Smart

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The Grayston Centre

28 Charles Square

London Borough of Hackney, United Kingdom

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Foundation Course Details

The foundation level of the course is aimed at anyone who generates, handles or manages waste as part of their role within any given business. It provides the information necessary to make astute and efficient waste related decisions, whilst increasing sustainability and improving performance.

This version of the course consists of 5 sessions:

Waste as a resource

Identifying different types of wastes and their legal definition, and exploring the idea that wastes can be a resource with a potential value

The environmental impact of waste

Explores how unsustainable our reliance on virgin materials is, and considers what we do with our wastes and how this can impact on the environment

The cost of managing waste

Explains the hidden costs of managing wastes and the real cost of waste disposal

Understanding and applying the Waste Hierarchy

This will explaing and proviude practical examples on application of the Waste Hierarchy

Legislation and compliance

Gives a fundamental understanding of the different legislation and legal duties that apply to anyone handing waste as part of their job 

 

Advanced Course Details

The advanced course includes the above modules from the Foundation course, but also comprises a further three additional modules:

How to identify opportunities to reduce waste in the workplace

This session will assist delegates on how they can use the Waste Hierarchy to identify different options for managing wastes within the workplace

Managing resources and waste in the workplace

Practical approaches to managing resources and waste in the workplace 

How to demonstrate improvements

Measuring, planning and monitoring improvements to the way you manage your waste  

Each course concludes with a short assignment based solely on content supplied during the sessions. A certificate is sent out on succesful completion of the assignment.

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