Event Categories: Education

City of Columbus Compost Facility Tour

City of Columbus Compost Facility Tour

Date: September 20, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: 7000 Jackson Pike, Lockbourne, OH

Chapter Meeting | Education | Facility Tour | Networking

The Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is hosting an environmental health and safety facility tour at the City of Columbus Compost Facility, on Friday, September 20, 2019. The tour will begin at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately two hours. Please arrive about 15 minutes early. Please  RSVP if you plan on joining us for […]
Facility Tour of Retriev Technologies

Facility Tour of Retriev Technologies

Date: July 31, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: 265 Quarry Road SE, Lancasater, OH 43130

Chapter Meeting | Education | Facility Tour | Networking

The Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is hosting an environmental health and safety facility tour at Retriev Technologies, on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. The tour will begin at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately two hours. Please arrive about 15 minutes early. Please  RSVP if you plan on joining us for the event. For nearly […]
Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Refresher

Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Refresher

Date: October 31, 2019

Time: 8:15am - 5:00pm

Location: 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, OH

Education

Who should attend:  Emergency responders who have completed operations level or technician level training should attend. An annual refresher is required to maintain certification.

You will learn:

  • The basic skills and knowledge acquired from previous Hazwoper courses.
  • How to use emergency response equipment.
  • Emergency response techniques.
  • To use various levels of PPE.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the skills and knowledge acquired from previous Hazwoper courses.

Special requirements
This Hazwoper Refresher course is an annual requirement for those who have become certified at the awareness, operations, 40 hour or technician level. This course is an interactive course with the instructor and students sharing their experiences with other students during a class.  Employers should only send employees who are medically fit to participate in training activities in accordance with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(f). Portions of this course are held outside. Students should wear clothing appropriate for weather conditions.

Ohio EPA Sustainability Conference

Ohio EPA Sustainability Conference

Date: April 17, 2019

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43215

Education | Networking

Ohio EPA recognizes that many businesses, communities, and other organizations are moving beyond compliance and incorporating sustainable environmental practices into their daily operations. Our conference will show attendees how to implement sustainable practices and utilize available resources to strengthen Ohio’s communities and businesses. On April 17, 2019, Ohio EPA will host its second Sustainability Conference. […]
CANCELLED – 2019 Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management Course

CANCELLED – 2019 Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management Course

Start date: May 15, 2019

End date: May 17, 2019

Location: Columbus State Community College

Education

Due to low registration, the 2019 EHMM Course has been cancelled.  We will evaluate hosting another course in the Spring of 2020.
Lunch and Learn at Land Grant Brewing

Lunch and Learn at Land Grant Brewing

Date: February 15, 2019

Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location: 424 W. Town Street Columbus, Ohio 43215

Chapter Meeting | Education | Facility Tour | Networking

Vincent Valentino, Land Grant Brewing's Sustainability Manager, gave a presentation on Land Grant's journey through the Ohio EPA's Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Program.  Dan Sowry and David Foulkes, from Ohio EPA, followed by giving a presentation on the E3 Program from the Ohio EPA's standpoint, on the process of going through the program, the different award levels, and how to get there.

 

A&WMA SW OH Chapter Meeting

A&WMA SW OH Chapter Meeting

Date: December 10, 2018

Time: 8:30am - 11:00am

Location: Squire Patton Boggs 41 S. High St., Columbus, Ohio

Education | Networking

The Air & Waste Management Association has announced that their next (and last meeting for this year) will be held in Columbus at the offices of Squire Patton Boggs. The meeting will be held the morning of Monday, December, 10th, at Squires offices at 2000 Huntington Center, 41 S High St, Columbus, OH. This meeting […]
CEPAC Workshop: Practical Compliance Considerations for Large and Small Ammonia Refrigeration Systems

CEPAC Workshop: Practical Compliance Considerations for Large and Small Ammonia Refrigeration Systems

Date: November 9, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Location: 1881 E 25th Ave, Columbus, OH 43219

Education

You are invited to attend this free workshop, sponsored by CEPAC’s Hazard Analysis Committee. Guest speakers include Jeff Miller of White Castle System, Inc. and Dave Rice of August Mack Environmental. CEPAC Ammonia Workshop FlyerTo register, contact Pete Kowal at 614-645-6275 or pjkowal@columbus.gov. Please provide attendee’s name, contact information, business/organization affiliation and business/organization address. All […]
Ohio EPA 10th Compliance Assistance Conference

Ohio EPA 10th Compliance Assistance Conference

Start date: October 30, 2018

End date: October 31, 2018

Education

On October 30-31, Ohio EPA will host our 10th Compliance Assistance Conference at the Marriott Northwest in Dublin, Ohio. Through our conference, you will gain valuable information and contacts to help you with your environmental compliance responsibilities.

The two-day conference will cover a variety of environmental compliance-related topics, including:
• EPCRA, TRI and RMP Reporting
• Air Permitting Basics and Reporting
• Preparing for an Ohio EPA Inspection
• Hazardous Waste Requirements Overview
• Emerging Topics in Hazardous Waste (Textile Rules, Generator Improvement, RCRA Corrective Action 2020)
• Used Oil and SPCC Requirements
• Reporting When Things Go Wrong
• Solid Waste Basics
• NPDES Permits and Electronic (e-DMR) Reporting
• New Source Review (NSR) and Title V Permitting
• Compliance Assistance, Funding Resources and Options to Become More Sustainable
• Storm Water and Wetland Permitting Requirements
• Ohio's Beneficial Use Program

A large part of the conference is targeted to businesses and others who need to know the basics about environmental compliance. However, the agenda also includes advanced topics, such as Title V permits and reporting and a special four-hour SPCC session. There also will be a plenary panel session from our program chiefs who will share the priorities and cover hot topics that are important to you.

The complete conference agenda and registration information is now available at http://epa.ohio.gov/compliance_conference.

We look forward to seeing you in October! If you have any questions, contact Supora Hunter, Ohio EPA at 614-644-2268 or at supora.johnson@epa.ohio.gov.

Confined Space Entry Review

Confined Space Entry Review

Date: August 15, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: Columbus State Community College

Chapter Meeting | Demonstration | Education

On Wednesday August 15th, COCHMM will be partnering with the University of Findlay to present a Confined Space Entry Review with their Mobile Confined Space Training Simulator at Columbus State Community College.  RSVPs will be required to attend this unique meeting and can be made by clicking here. More detailed information will be posted soon.