Course Details

RCRA 101: Introduction to the Resource Conservation and Recovery

Course Area

Environmental Health and Safety


Available for 90 days after enrollment

Approximate Course Run Time

2 hours

Continuing Education Units


Course Fee

USD $195.00

E-learning content is available on demand


Course Details

The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), is an amendment to the Solid Waste Disposal Act, which was enacted in 1976, to address the huge volumes of municipal and industrial solid waste generated nationwide. 

This training course will start with a history of RCRA and thoroughly review key provisions, management, common violations and current requirements of RCRA, and how this regulation sets the basic framework of hazardous waste management, throughout the United States. 

Course Lessons

  • Lesson One: History and Overview of RCRA
  • Lesson Two: RCRA Provisions, Programs and Key Elements
  • Lesson Three: Transportation, Treatment, Storage and Disposal
  • Lesson Four: Common Waste violations and Enforcement 
  • Lesson Five: Reporting and Recordkeeping

Custom Solutions

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Coming in 2022

Be on the look out for newly released training.

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  • Environmental Law 103: What to Expect from an Environmental Inspection 
  • TSCA 101: Introduction to the Toxic Substance Control Act
  • Sustainability 101: Sustainability and Circular Economy
  • Hazardous Communication and Global Harmonization
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