- Submit a Solid Waste Facility Operator Certification Application with a $50 fee to receive Processed Applicant status and be scheduled to attend the next available Basic Training.
- Complete the DES Basic Solid Waste Training Course to receive certification.
Basic Training is required of all solid waste operators. This free training covers the basics of facility operations and management and the regulations that apply to managing solid waste. The next training and test for new operators will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at the DES offices, 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH. Directions to the Concord office are located on the directions web page.
Please arrive and sign in by 8:15 am. Training begins promptly at 8:30 am and ends at approximately 2:30 pm. The test for new operators begins after the training is finished. Most people take about one hour to complete the open book, multiple choice test. Lunch and morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided to all attendees.
To be scheduled to attend this training, submit a Solid Waste Facility Operator Certification Application with the $50 fee no later than Tuesday, Thursday, February 6, 2015:
NH Department of Environmental Services
Solid Waste Facility Operator Certification
P.O. Box 95
Concord, NH 03302-0095
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