Guidance, Procedures and Training on Enforcement of the Waste Management Packaging Regs 2007

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Organisation profile

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.

Training aim

To develop guidance, procedures and training for local authority enforcement personnel

Learning objectives

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.

Course outline

The course outline is delivered by a series of training units which will cover the modules listed in the learning objectives.    

Trainer's profile

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.

Course duration

1 day

Assessment & certification

Assessment based on multiple choice questions.  No formal certification.

Who should attend

Local Authority staff specifically involved in waste management