Accredited Training | Level 2, USD 119554

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 to Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Region: Springs, Gauteng
IWMSA Members: R 5,700.00 (Excl. VAT)
IWMSA Non-Members: R 6,340.00 (Excl. VAT)
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SAQA (USD) Information:
Cancellations for training and events:
Please note no refunds will be given within the two weeks preceding the course. Your options in the instance of a cancellation are:
  • you can send someone to attend in your place, or 
  • you can attend the next training
More Information:
The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) is proud to host Accredited Waste Management Training, NQF Level 2, USD 119554, from 03 to 04 April 2018.  
This training will provide an exciting opportunity to share critical thoughts relating to the latest trends in applying environmental management tools to assess impacts.
The IWMSA Accredited Waste Management Training will be of great interest to all waste industry individuals and organisations. This session is a must for delegates to contribute to the development of effective waste and environmental management practices.
We encourage all members and non-members who operate in the environmental and waste management fields to attend this training.
Course Logistics:
  • Face-to-face training will take place on 03 to 04 April
  • Summative Assessments will be done on the afternoon 04 April
  • Training times: 08:00 to 16:00 daily
  • A light lunch will be served
Purpose of the course:
The purpose of this course is to enable delegates to perform effectively in the field of environmental science, environmental management, and waste management. After the training you will be able to:
  • Identify components of the environment and describe their interrelationships.
  • Use appropriate terminology when speaking about environmental issues.
  • Recognise the impacts of events and human activities on the environment.
  • Gather information related to environmental impacts.
  • Use an environment tool to assess impact.
  • Record and report results.
The learner  will also know and understand:
  • Components of the environment and their interrelationships.
  • Terminology related to the environment and environmental issues.
  • The effects of various human activities on the environment.
  • Principles and concepts related to using tools to assess environmental impacts (a basic level of understanding is required).
Learner can be assessed against this unit standard in the context of any activity which is related to managing environmental issues, such as:
  • Waste management related activities, e.g. 
    • Materials recovery and buy back centres            
    • Waste reception
    • Landfill operations
  • Water course cleaning, care and maintenance.
  • Care of public places, open areas, cultural and natural heritage sites.
  • Maintenance of parks and sports fields.
  • Involvement in community projects and job creation schemes relating to environmental practice.
  • General industrial or extraction, i.e. activities with an environmental care or improvement focus
Candidates will receive the following:
  • All training materials and portfolio documentation required by LGSETA.
  • Training manual.
  • Lunch on the training days, including non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Certificate of Competency - once declared competent, subject to final verification.
  • Uploading of learner details on the National Learner Record Database (SAQA).
  • Professional and Qualified Trainer/s and Assessor/s (Registered with LGSETA).
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