Introduction to the Management of Wastes and Resources


This comprehensive three-day course will give you an understanding of the broad scope of the waste and resources management sector and practical experience to help you do your job. This course attracts delegates from a wide range of organisations creating the perfect opportunity to pick up ideas and best practice examples from both tutors and practitioners working in a variety of settings.

What's in it for me?

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • apply your understanding of resource and waste management systems, waste composition, industry best practice and national waste strategies in your day-today work
  • contribute to your organisation’s compliance with waste legislation including Duty of Care responsibilities and hazardous waste management
  • compare the options available for the prevention, recovery, reuse, treatment and disposal of waste and resources throughout the whole management system
  • appreciate the role of waste and resources

Who should participate?

This course is for anyone new to the waste and resources sector, those currently dealing with their organisation’s waste and resources, and anyone wishing to develop or change their career. It is particularly relevant to those in the local authority and private sector and those who need to understand UK waste policy.

Book a scheduled course

Scheduled courses are ideal for individuals interested in training. Please click your preferred date and location below and book online.

Explore e-learning options

Currently we don’t have e-learning options for this course, view our current e-learning courses here. Alternatively, you can contact the Training Team on 01604 823342 or email to discuss your needs.

Arrange in company team training at your location

To explore our in company offering for groups of people, please contact the training team on 01604 620426 or email

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