SWANA/CCC Joint Compost Facility Operating Practices Course

No training days are scheduled for this course.

The Compost Council of Canada and SWANA NLC Chapter, have came together with this two-day hands-on training program to promote technical knowledge and sound operating techniques amongst compost facility operators and those involved with large-scale composting. This popular two-day course has been designed to provide participants with a practical understanding of the composting process and the means to address operational issues involved in the running of a compost facility.

(2 days; optional CCC or SWANA written exam available)

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for Compost Facility Operators & Managers, Public officials involved with Solid Waste/Health Departments, Those involved in Agricultural Operations and/or Research, Technology Service Providers & Equipment Vendors, Consultants working with Compost Facilities, Government Regulators of Compost Facilities

Course Content

Students will have an opportunity to view different composting, curing and compost processing equipment. Registration is limited to maximize individual attention.

  • Feedstock Recovery
  • Feedstock Preparation
  • Composting
  • Curing
  • Screening & Refining
  • Storage & Packaging
  • Nuisance Control & Marketing