INTERESTED IN UNDERSTANDING AND HOW TO PREVENT LANDFILL FIRES?
Contact the Ontario Chapter of SWANA office for upcoming Landfill Fire Safety Seminar dates or to arrange a Seminar in your area.
The SWANA Landfill Fire Safety Seminar is a one day classroom style course designed to assist landfill personnel, firefighting professionals, and landfill inspectors in better understanding the challenges and impacts of landfill fires. The lessons will review the different types and causes of landfill fires, identify tools and best management practices for preventing fires, and review firefighting methods for addressing landfill fires.
Firefighting professionals and landfill management will find this course beneficial as it relates to specific challenges and impacts of landfill fires.
|Introduction to Landfill Fires – Theory, Causes & Types
Emergency Response Plan & Training
Waste Screening & Managing Materials
Cover, Compaction & Equipment Operations
Landfill Gas Management
Customer & Public EducationFire Response
External Assistance & Scene Management
Subsurface & Long-Term Fires
Workers Safety & Health Impacts