Track Detail

Transfer Station Operator

Is a facility with the primary purpose of which is to store or hold solid waste for transport to a processing or disposal facility. Operators required 16 hours initial course and pass exam with 70% proficiency, then 8 hours of continuing education every 3-year period.

Requirements

Initial Courses:
  • 16-Hour Initial Course for Materials Recovery Facility and Transfer Station Operators
  • 16-Hour Initial Course for Materials Recovery Facility and Transfer Station Operators (Online)
  • 16-Hour Initial Training Course for Transfer Station and MRF Operators
  • 19-Hour Initial Training Course for Transfer Station Operators and MRF Operators
  • Initial Training Course for Transfer Station Operators and Materials Recovery Facilities - 16 Hour
  • Initial Training for Operators of Landfills and Waste Processing Facilities
  • 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
Hours:
Hours RequiredEffective Date
8 01/01/1800