Landfill Fire Safety Seminar June 26, 2019 Wellington County

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.

COURSE CONTENT

Introduction to Landfill Fires – Theory, Causes & Types
Fire Prevention
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
Environmental Impacts
Regulatory Compliance
Economic Impacts
Case Studies
Limited Space Available at the FIRE SAFETY SEMINAR – REGISTRATION LINK
Attending the Landfill Operation Seminar on June 24-25th, use this link to save $100 – REGISTRATION LINK TO BOTH SEMINARS 
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  • Tim Walling
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    I operate the local municipal landfill in York South Carolina. Could we get this class scheduled in our area. Or could we work together to create a class that could be done for our local SWANA chapter?
    Tim Walling
    SWD Supervisor York County
    mobile 803-371-6007

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