Training & Certification

Learn Your Way

The Solid Waste industry is a diverse field, so it’s only proper that SWANA training is just as diverse. We offer training and certification options from traditional classroom instruction to online learning.

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Regional Training Centers

Our first-class training in core disciplines of the solid waste industry equips you with the tools, knowledge, and insight you need to work efficiently and safely.



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

Training at Work


SWANA’s Training@Work program brings nationally recognized certified faculty instructors directly to your location of choice to teach the class.

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Calendar of Learning Events

View all SWANA Certification and training opportunities.


Online Courses

SWANA offers the latest industry information and training from the convenience and comfort of your office or home.