Composting Operations

Publish Date: 2010

Using the Internet, students will be able to obtain the skills and knowledge to work in a variety of composting facilities. The topics include the Physical Science of Composting, Feedstock, Quality and Classification, Facility Operations, Marketing/End Use and Regulations. The course is enhanced with up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises, and online links.

Upon Completion of this Course, participants will:

  • Understand composting of organic materials;
  • Become exposed to the various opportunities for composting agricultural and industrial wastes; and
  • Understand the full range of composting technologies.

This course will take approximately 25 hours to complete. Individual times may vary.

You must successfully pass the exam at the end of the course to receive CEU credits. All courses must be completed within 6 months of receiving your logins.

SWANA Continuing Education Credits (Managers, Associates & Inspectors) for each Certification Discipline: 15 CEUS

Our SWANA Self Paced eCourses are also easy to access!
Select the course you wish to take and complete the transaction information. Within 5 business days, you will receive an e-mail with instructions and passwords to access your online course. If you have not received logins within 5 business days of your purchase, please contact training@swana.org.

Take the course at your own pace!
Take the exam at the end of the course. Once you complete the exam, email SWANA’s Training Department. If you receive a score of 80% or better, you will receive CEUs as indicated for each course.

This course is not preparation for the SWANA Composting Programs Certification Exam.

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