Transfer Stations Operation Training


Identify:
o Different waste stream categories and which streams are recyclable and/or recoverable
o The function of key infrastructure elements of a transfer station
o Non-compliant waste stream materials

Recognize:
o Programs and markets available to your community
o The importance of data collection

Understand:
o Fundamentals of an integrated waste management system
o Environmental controls and regulations
o The importance of maintaining a healthy and safe environment
o Issues and challenges associated with planning, designing, and operating a transfer station

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Public Works Directors and Managers, Transfer Station Operators and Garbage Truck Drivers

ACCOMMODATIONS:
Participants are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements.
May we suggest:

Calgary
Grey Eagle Resort Toll Free: 1.844.719.8777
Reservations: 403.719.8777
Email: Reservations@GreyEagleCasino.ca

Edmonton
Edmonton Courtyard
Courtyard by Marriott Edmonton West
(780) 638-6070

High Level
Best Western Plus Mirage Hotel & Resort
(780) 81-1000



NOTE:
Please bring the following PPE for tours: steel-toed boots & safety vest

REIMBURSEMENT:
Reimbursement for travel and accommodation will be made directly to the First Nation and for two participants from each Alberta First Nation. Please allow 4-6 weeks for reimbursement payment.

Transfer Station Operations Training