Re-Gen Academy Courses

The CIWM training courses below are available through the Re-Gen Academy.

To apply for a place on one of these courses, please complete the bursary application form.

~ Virtual Training Programmes ~

Our virtual training programmes can be completed remotely and provide a convenient way to achieve recognised certificates through a blend of live, tutor-led sessions and self-managed activities.

Introduction to the Management of Wastes and Resources

This virtual training programme 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.

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This course is also available through face-to-face training.

Hazardous Waste Regulations

Any organisations involved in producing, storing, collecting, transporting, recycling or disposing of hazardous waste must ensure it causes no damage or harm. This comprehensive virtual training programme will give you a detailed understanding of the regulations governing wastes that are classified as hazardous and provides up to date advice on how to comply.

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This course may become available through face-to-face training in 2021.

Hazardous Waste Classification and Coding

Based on guidance developed by all four UK waste regulators, this comprehensive virtual training programme will enable you to develop the skills you need to correctly classify different types of hazardous waste and ensure you are up to date the very latest guidance.

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This course may become available through face-to-face training in 2021.

Duty of Care

Waste Duty of Care requirements apply to anyone who handles waste, whether as a producer, carrier or waste management organisation. This interactive virtual training programme explores these obligations and explains how to comply with the Duty of Care Code of Practice.

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This course may become available through face-to-face training in 2021.

First Aid for Mental Heath Level 1 Awareness

This virtual course is designed for those who would like to know more about mental health conditions and how to recognise them. It also explains how to start a conversation with someone and signpost relevant professional help and resources.

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~ On-Demand E-Learning ~

Our e-learning courses provide instant, flexible access to first-class training - anytime, anywhere - meaning you can complete them at your leisure without adhering to scheduled course dates.

Waste Legislation Essentials

Understanding your legal requirements and how to ensure you are compliant is essential for anyone involved in waste management. This course provides an introduction to waste management legislation and examines the key legal requirements and responsibilities of those who produce, carry or treat waste in the UK.

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A similar course may become available as a virtual training programme or through face-to-face training in 2021.

WasteAware

The course provides a comprehensive introduction to best practice in sustainable resources and waste management. It explores how to improve waste management in a variety of settings by applying the Waste Hierarchy and other key resource efficiency and circular economy principles. It also explains how to segregate, handle and store different waste materials to maximise resource value, reduce costs and remain within the law.

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WasteSmart Certificate

This foundation course will provide you with the necessary knowledge and understanding to make accurate and efficient waste-related decisions, whilst also increasing sustainability and improving performance. It is perfect for anyone who produces, handles or manages waste within an organisation, as well as students who wish to complement their academic learning with a professional certificate.

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~ Face-To-Face Training ~

Led by expert tutors, our in-person training courses cover a broad range of topics and run throughout the year at a variety of locations.

Environmental Permitting Operators Certificate (EPOC)

This course will enable you to gain an Environmental Permitting Operators Certificate, proving that you are technically competent and know how to comply with your waste facility’s environmental permit and waste regulations.

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Contract Essentials

On this course, you will learn how to apply the waste industry standard contract to meet your exact needs and manage your ongoing supplier contract relationship. This course is perfect for anyone who prepares or works with waste contracts from public, private or voluntary sector organisations.

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Introduction to the Management of Wastes and Resources

This comprehensive three-day course will give you an understanding of the broad scope of the resources and waste management sector, as well as practical skills and experience to help you in your day-to-day role.

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Apprenticeship Support

Are you an apprentice working for a local authority in a waste management role? Through the Re-Gen Academy, you are eligible for free access to three on-demand CIWM e-learning courses: Waste Legislation Essentials, WasteAware and WasteSmart Certificate.

Alternatively, you may be eligible for a bursary to attend one of the CIWM training courses available through the Re-Gen Academy.

For more information about how the Re-Gen Academy can support you as an apprentice and how to apply, please contact training@ciwm.co.uk, jaymoosaye@regenwaste.com or call 01604 620426.

Contact us

For further information about the Re-Gen Academy and how to apply, please contact training@ciwm.co.uk, jaymoosaye@regenwaste.com or call 01604 620426.