Training @HQ: The Best Value in SWANA Certification Training

SWANA’s Training@HQ training center offers the best value in solid waste certification training. Hosted at our corporate office in Silver Spring, MD just outside Washington, D.C.

1100 Wayne Ave. #650
Silver Spring, MD

Why Choose Training@HQ?

  • Two to three-day courses
  • SWANA-Certified faculty instructors
  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) earned apply to all SWANA certifications
  • Networking with other industry professionals
  • Visit local attractions in Silver Spring and Washington, D.C.

Course Fee Includes

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


Two-Day Course: Member: $649 Non-Member: $899
Three-Day Course: Member: $849 Non-Member: $1099

Online Certification Exam

It’s easy and convenient. Taking your exam online gives you the time you need to study and maximize your score.

Available any time day or night—workday or weekend.


Member: $250
Non-Member: $400

2019 Training @HQ Schedule

Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO) | Three-Day Course | 30 CEUs

Class instruction: December 3–5, 2019
Registration cutoff: November 27, 2019

This intensive three-day course covers landfill operations and challenges, including landfill permitting and regulatory compliance, closure, safety, environmental monitoring and more. The course consists of lecture and activities. The course is designed to prepare you for the SWANA Landfill Management certification exam.

TBI Roll-off Covers
Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc.
Harris Equipment
SSI Shredding Systems
Ruble Truck Sales

Training @HQ Schedule-at-a-Glance

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