SWANA

SWANA Training Best Value! Same price as 2016!

SWANA’s Training@HQ training center hosts courses at our corporate office in Silver Spring, MD.

Why choose Training@HQ?

  • 2 ½ to 4-day course instruction and exam (depending on course)
  • SWANA-Certified faculty instructors
  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) earned apply to all your SWANA certifications
  • Networking with classmates and SWANA staff
  • Visit local attractions in Silver Spring and Washington, DC

Course fee includes:

  • Course Manual and other materials
  • Certification Exam
  • Lunch on instruction days
  • Complimentary hot beverages

Class Schedule

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily

Building opens at 8:00 a.m.


Course Offerings

Transfer Station Management

January 22–24, 2018
Certification Exam also available online. Contact SWANA for details.
In-person exam January 24, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
Registration closes January 15, 2018

Member price:
Early — $840 until December 31, 2017 | Standard — $940 after December 31, 2017

Non-member price:
Early — $1040 until December 31, 2017 | Standard — $1140 after December 31, 2017
Fees include certification exam (up to $400 value)


Managing MSW Collection Systems

February 5–6, 2018
Optional Certification Exam may be taken online or in-person
In-person exam February 7, 2018
Registration closes January 22, 2018

Member price:
Early — $840 until January 2 | Standard — $940 after January 2

Non-member price:
Early — $1040 until January 2 | Standard — $1140 after January 2
Fees include certification exam (up to $400 value)


Zero Waste Principles and Practices

May 7–9, 2018
Optional Certification Exam may be taken online or in-person
In-person exam May 9, 2018
Registration closes April 26, 2018

Member price:
Early — $840 until March 30 | Standard — $940 after March 30

Non-member price:
Early — $1040 until March 30 | Standard — $1140 after March 30
Fees include certification exam (up to a $400 value)


MOLO Bootcamp: Manager of Landfill Operations

June 11–14, 2018
Optional Certification Exam may be taken online or in-person
In-person exam June 14, 2018
Registration closes June 4, 2018

Member price:
Early Bird — $995 until January 31 | Advanced — $1095 through April 30 | Standard — $1295 after April 30

Non-member price:
Early Bird — $1295 until January 31 | Advanced — $1395 through April 30 | Standard — $1595 after April 30
Fees include certification exam (up to a $400 value)


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