Georgia Tech Research Institute Presents Managing Environmental Compliance Course

The Three Day Course is Designed to Familiarize the Participant With Current

Environmental Regulations in Order to Ensure Ongoing Compliance

Aug 26, 2003, 01:00 ET from Georgia Tech Professional Education

    ATLANTA, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Tech will present Managing
 Environmental Compliance/$495 on October 15-17, 2003 as an open enrollment
 workshop.  Registration is available online: keyword
 search "environmental compliance" or contact registration at: (404) 385-3501.
 For technical information, contact Monti Staton at (404) 894-2645, or e-mail:  The course will be held at Georgia Tech's new
 Global Learning Center in Atlanta.
     The course is intended for those professionals who are held accountable
 for ensuring compliance with environmental regulations at their organizations.
 Participants will increase their understanding of the vast and diverse
 environmental regulations that may apply to their organization.  In addition,
 the course will beget a greater understanding of how to manage compliance
 efforts and sustain the momentum for continued compliance.  Specific topics
 that will be addressed in the course include:
     *  Hazardous Waste (RCRA - Resource Conservation and Recovery Act)
     *  Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA/SARA Title
     *  Air Emissions - State Implementation Plans and Title V
     *  Hazardous Chemical Storage (including RMP-PSM)
     *  Industrial Wastewater
     *  Storm water Permitting and Pollution Prevention Plan Requirements
     *  Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure Plan Requirements (SPCC)
     *  Underground and Aboveground Storage Tanks
     *  Hazardous Materials Transportation
     *  Legal Considerations
     *  Environmental Management Systems - ISO 14000
     In addition to lecture sessions, the course will include several exercises
 and group activities to help reinforce the subject matter.
     About the Georgia Tech Research Institute
     The Georgia Tech Research Institute is a nonprofit applied research
 organization that is an integral part of the Georgia Institute of Technology.
 GTRI annually conducts approximately $100 million of research in engineering,
 science, computer technology, and related disciplines.
     Research customers include international, federal, state, and local
 government agencies, industrial firms, and private organizations.
     In addition to scientific, engineering and industrial research, GTRI's
 mission includes facilitating Georgia's industrial and economic development,
 encouraging development and use of the state's natural resources, and
 assisting national programs of science, technology, and preparedness.  Through
 its research programs, service to government and industry and opportunities
 for student participation, GTRI contributes significantly to Georgia Tech's
 research, education, and service missions.  Georgia Tech consistently ranks
 among the nation's top universities.  To learn more about GTRI, visit:

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