Certification Classes

Classes will be listed below as information becomes available. * Please note courses are subject to change.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for each class are listed after the class number and name.


Resources:


40 hours of classroom training are required to become a Certified Recycling Professional. The program is held in three sessions a year.
You can take the series of required courses in any order. Upon completion of the required sessions you will be eligible to sit for the certification exam.


2019 Certification Class Schedule

Course Name | Brochure | Registration
CEU's
Date
Location
Recycling 101: Practice & Theroy

Brochure      |      Registration
1.6
March 13 - 14
TBD
Great American Clean Up

Brochure      |      Registration
TBD
TBD
TBD
Recycling 105 (.3 CEU)/ 430 (.5 CEU)/ 985 (.6 CEU):
105-Establishing & Enhancing a Program / 430-Buying & Using Recycled / 985-Zero Waste

Brochure      |      Registration
1.4
May 15 - 16
TBD
Recycling 350: Materials Processing & Marketing
1 Day Classroom / 1 Day Hands On

Brochure      |      Registration
TBD
June
2 Days
TBD
Recycling 601: Senior Retreat - Succession Planning II

Brochure      |      Registration
.6
Tuesday
July 24
Best Western Premier Harrisburg
Recycling 462: Investigation and Prosecution Procedures

Brochure      |      Registration
.6
Tuesday
July 24
Best Western Premier Harrisburg
Recycling 520: Data Management

Brochure      |      Registration
.2
Wednesday
July 25
Best Western Premier Harrisburg
Recycling 540: Non-DEP Grant Resources

Brochure      |      Registration
.2
Thursday
July 26
Best Western Premier Harrisburg
Recycling 420: Train the Trainer

Brochure      |      Registration
.2
Thursday
July 26
Best Western Premier Harrisburg
Recycling 340: Electronics Recovery 1 & 2
Day 1 - How to set up a program / Day 2 - Hands On

Brochure      |      Registration
TBD
September
2 Days
TBD
Recycling 110 (.6 CEU)/ 115 (.3 CEU)/ 150 (.3 CEU):
110-Recycling & the Law / 115-Public Policy / 150-Recycling Economics

Brochure      |      Registration
1.2
October 8 - 9
Bellefonte


Note: Check back often. Classes may be added or postponed. Dates and locations are also subject to change.

2018 Overview and Requirements


Specialization Certificates:


  • Collection
  • Composting
  • Education
  • Enforcement
  • Management
  • Processing
  • Recycling Markets