Managing Environmental Compliance

Course Description

Do you spend a lot of time going from agency to agency and Web site to Web site trying to find all environmental regulations that apply to your company?

Take the guesswork out of learning what resources are available to help you decipher constantly changing regulations. Save time and money with Georgia Tech. Learn what steps you need to take to apply EPA regulations to your facility.

Use case studies and networking to see how other companies are handling environmental issues. Better protect your workplace and the environment from hazards.

Important Course Information

Are you approved for VA Education Benefits?  The certificate program associated with this course, if offered in classrom format and on the Atlanta campus, is approved for VA Education Benefits. Details and eligible programs can be viewed from this link.

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Oct 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 23:59 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795 18030
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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
14081 Oct 14, 2014 Oct 16, 2014 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $645
15023 Mar 17, 2015 Mar 19, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
15024 Oct 27, 2015 Oct 29, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
16098 Mar 15, 2016 Mar 17, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
16099 Oct 25, 2016 Oct 27, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
17099 Mar 28, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
17100 Oct 24, 2017 Oct 26, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
18029 Mar 27, 2018 Mar 29, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand and apply the requirements of environmental laws, regulations and permits.

  • Stay up-to-date on recently changed regulations and proposed changes.


  • Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA), including hazardous waste generator requirements

  • Universal waste

  • Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), including an understanding of Tier II, TRI and spill reporting

  • Air emissions, including Title V and SIP

  • Hazardous chemical storage, including RMP and CFATS

  • Industrial wastewater

  • Industrial Stormwater Permitting and Pollution Prevention Plan (SWP3) requirements (construction stormwater issues are not covered)

  • Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure Plan Requirements (SPCC), including oil storage and containment

  • Underground and aboveground storage tanks

  • Hazardous materials transportation - DOT

  • Legal considerations

  • Environmental management systems - ISO 14001

  • Material safety data sheets

  • Electronic waste

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Vicki Hanrahan Ainslie