Certified Environmental Specialist Training


24.0 CE Hours

The Certified Environmental Specialist course is presented in an easy to understand and self-paced format. With an intensive overview on EPA regulations, that will educate the safety training enrollee in the many different aspects of environmental safety issues, the CES course is necessary for those employed in the safety and environmental fields.

Clean Air Act (CAA) – Clean Water Act

While working on projects that can pose a potential danger to the public or environment, it is important to learn environmental compliance knowledge and implementation. This safety training course covers the Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) rule, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Emergency Planning & Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA or “Superfund”) and environmental compliance planning and expectations.

Course Description

Designed for environmental professionals who want to maximize their environmental compliance and ensure public safety in the workplace, the Certified Environmental Specialist Training course is a necessary aspect for any safety-training program.

EPA Regulations

This course provides essential knowledge and understanding of EPA regulations and also is a must for the hazardous wastes topics such as; Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), SPCC Rule, RCRA, EPCRA, TSCA, and CERCLA.

The Certified Environmental Specialist Training course will allow those who successfully complete the qualifications, to initiate and continue environmental compliance programs at their facility.

Course Pre-Requisite

There are no pre-requisite requirements for this course.

Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss updated major environmental laws and regulations
  • Discuss the purpose and requirements of the Clean Air Act
  • Describe the background and requirements of the RCRA
  • Properly identify different types of hazardous waste according to RCRA regulations
  • Implement hazardous waste management systems to achieve and maintain compliance
  • Apply different features of the Clean Water Act in day-to-day operations
  • Explain regulatory and management issues relating to Storm Water Discharges
  • Identify the requirements of your SPCC plan


  • All module quizzes require a score of 70 in order to proceed in the course. The final exam requires a minimum score of 70 as well.
  • The CES final exam may be taken three times if necessary.
  • Upon successful completion of the safety-training course, you will be able to print your certificate.

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