The Local Authority Services National Training Group (LASNTG) has the role of overseeing and managing on behalf of the 34 Local Authorities nationally, the provision of quality training to staff in the areas of roads, water and environment through a series of 4 National Committees and 5 Regional Training Centres based in Roscrea Co. Tipperary, Ballincollig Co. Cork, Ballycoolin, Co. Dublin, Castlebar Co. Mayo and Stranorlar Co. Donegal.
To develop guidance, procedures and training for local authority enforcement personnel
The overall objective of this training programme is to develop guidance, procedures, for local authority personnel involved in the enforcement of Packaging Regulations 2007 and any subsequent regulations to enforce Directive 94/62/EC on Packaging and Packaging Waste and any subsequent amendments.
The course outline is delivered by a series of training units which will cover the modules listed in the learning objectives.
The trainers are recruited from the bi-annual Tender List organised by the Local Authority Services National Training Group. Course can be delivered by a number of trainers.
Assessment & certification
Assessment based on multiple choice questions. No formal certification.
Who should attend
Local Authority staff specifically involved in waste management