NWETC has negotiated a special sleeping room rate of $89.10/night at La Quinta Inn & Suites across the street from the venue. Rates are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and are available through 2/25/14, or when the block has filled-whichever comes first. Reservations can be made by calling 1-425-828-6585 and using group code NWETC. Please note that rates and expiration of rates vary by course.
Save $50 when you register for the series! Classes listed below.
Model Toxics Control Act: Establishing Soil, Groundwater, and Surface Water Cleanup
The objective of this one day workshop is to introduce environmental consultants, federal, state and local government staff, and members of the general public to Washington's Model Toxics Control Act (WAC 173-340). This workshop will provide an overview of the MTCA administrative requirements and associated cleanup standards. Participants will also learn the MTCA remedy selection process and public involvement requirements. Both instructors have a deep and thorough understanding of MTCA and will welcome questions at the end of each topic.
*This course is immediately followed by the two-day WAPOL-402: Establishing MTCA Cleanup Levels Workshop
Reduced tuition is available to employees of Native American tribes, government agencies, nonprofits, students and NAEP, NEBC, NWAEP members. You may register online or by calling the Northwest Environmental Training Center at (425) 270-3274. Register Now!
This course is intended for environmental consultants, federal, state and local government staff and other professionals seeking an improved understanding of the Model Toxics Control Act.
Continuing Education Units: 0.70 CEUs
Attendees will receive a course manual containing workshop proceedings and reference material.
About the Instructors
Pete Kmet is a senior environmental engineer in the Policy and Technical Support Unit of the Washington State Department of Ecology's Toxics Cleanup Program. Mr. Kmet has extensive experience in site remediation, has played a key role in the development of MTCA legislation amendments, related rules, policies and technical guidance, and has presented on these topics at numerous MTCA workshops throughout the state. Mr. Kmet also serves as the mayor of Tumwater.
Priscilla Tomlinson is an expert in the fields of risk assessment, risk management, and risk communication. She has over 20 years of experience in the fields of risk assessment, toxicology, and hazardous waste. She has taught classes covering 2001 MTCA revisions and has applied MTCA rules at numerous cleanup sites.
What to Bring
Please bring a pen or pencil, and notepad if you would like to take notes (you may also choose to take notes in your book). Lunch will be on your own, but drinks and snacks will be provided throughout the day.
In order to guarantee a space in a course, the tuition must be paid in full TWO WEEKS before the first day of the course by either check or credit card. State and government agencies paying with a purchase order are allowed payment under the two-week time frame if a copy of the purchase order is received by NWETC.
If You Need to Cancel
*Please note that attendee replacement is welcome at any time
To request disability accommodations, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-270-3274 at least 30 days prior to the event.
*Reduced tuition available to employees of Native American tribes, nonprofits, and government agencies; students; and NAEP members.
If you have any trouble registering please call (425) 270-3274 ext 103
Please wait to receive a course confirmation email, roughly one month prior to the class, before making any travel arrangements. Please review what to bring!
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