Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Thursday, September 13, 2018

Region: Kwa-Zulu Natal


IWMSA Members: R 3,610.00 (Excl. VAT)

IWMSA Non-Members: R 4,250.00 (Excl. VAT)

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Cancellation policy 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's (IWMSA) KwaZulu-Natal Branch looks forward to hosting a two and a half day Hazardous Waste Management Training from 11 to 13 September 2018 at the Riverside Hotel, Durban North.

Please join us for this IWMSA recognised training course. The training programme includes the Waste Classification and Management Regulations. The course also includes a written knowledge test. The improved learner manual allows for more interactive sessions to determine if the candidates understand the contents of the material.

Course Outline:

The course is IWMSA recognised and is lectured by facilitators with years of experience in the hazardous waste field and provides comprehensive coverage of hazardous waste management.The course is lectured with exercises and culminates in a written examination. 

Aim of the course
The aim of the course is to introduce delegates to the broader aspects of Hazardous Waste Management and to better equip them to deal with hazardous waste generated in the industrial environment.

What topics will be covered?
The topics to be covered during the session include:

  • Waste definitions.
  • Properties of hazardous waste.
  • Waste risk assessments, sampling and analysis.
  • Hazardous waste handling and storage.
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods.
  • The South African Waste Classification & Management Regulations.
  • SANS 10234: Globally Harmonised System for the Classification & Labelling of Chemicals.
  • Determining waste minimisation, reuse, recycling, treatment and/or disposal requirements.

Pre-requisites for the course
It is advisable that learners:

  • Have a Matric Certificate.
  • Can speak, read, write in English to NQF 4 level
Riverside Hotel, Durban North