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Class I, III Landfill Operator

Is a solid waste facility that accepts Class I waste that is not hazardous waste and can be disposed in a lined landfill. The landfill may also accept yard trash, construction and demolition debris, processed tires, asbestos, carpet, cardboard, paper, glass, plastic, furniture other than appliances, or other materials approved by the FDEP that are not expected to produce leachate which poses a threat to public health or the environment. Operators required 24 hours initial course and pass exam with 70% proficiency, then 16 hours of continuing education every 3-year period.

Requirements

Initial Courses:
  • 24-Hour Initial Course for Landfill Operators
  • 24-Hour Initial Course for Landfill Operators - Online
  • 24-Hour Initial Training Course for Landfill Operators (Class I, II, III and C&D Sites)
  • 24-Hour Initial Training Course for Landfill Operators (Class I, II, III and C&D Sites)
  • Initial Training Course for Landfill Operators and C&D Sites - 24 Hour
  • Initial Training for Operators of Landfills and Waste Processing Facilities
  • Solid Waste Initial Course
  • The SWM Combo Class: 24-Hour Initial Training Course for Landfill Operators (Class I, II, III and C&D Sites) with 16-Hour Initial MRF/TS Operator class and 8-Hour Spotter class
  • Waste Screening at MSW Management Facilities
Hours:
Hours RequiredEffective Date
15 01/01/1800
16 05/27/2001