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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SWANA Virtual Training Center

SWANA brings you a 100% virtual learning experience that combines self-study with live debriefings led by SWANA-certified instructors.

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TrainingHQ

Training @HQ

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

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Training at Work

Training @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.

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New Orleans, Las Vegas and Rosemont, IL Regional Training Centers

Regional Training Centers

SWANA is taking its first-rate industry education on the road!

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Colombian Study Tour group – 2019

Colombian Training Center

SWANA and MAG Consultoria offer free landfill training for solid waste professionals and government officials in Colombia and other Latin American countries.

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Online Courses

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

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