This one day seminar is 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 great value in this course 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