The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is non-profit educational organization serving individuals and communities responsible for the management and operation of municipal solid waste management systems. The SWANA Ontario Chapter is dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in the field and offers its members training programs, technical assistance, and educational opportunities to help meet their ever-growing needs. Since 1978 the SWANA Ontario Chapter has continuously provided Ontario with waste management education, communication, and advocacy for state of the art solid waste facilities and activities..
Chapter NEWS & EVENTS :
September 15, 2017 : AGM & Facility Tour at the Region of Niagara and Walker Environmental with guest speaker, David Gordon, Ontario Municipalities Association
– sponsored by Walker Environmental, Canada Fibers, Nova Products, Dillon Consulting and Ecolo Odour Control
SWANA Ontario AGM & Tour Registration and Agenda Contact our office for information and registration.
Do you need certification in technical training? The Ontario Chapter of SWANA will be offering the option of four solid waste training courses with registration now open in:
Location: Holiday Inn Burlington, 3063 South Service Road, Burlington
Date: September 18- 21, 2017 SWANA Management of Collections Systems
September 18- 19, 2017 SWANA Landfill Operations Basics Training
Location: Delta Hotels Toronto East, 2035 Kennedy Road, Scarborough
Date: October 16-19, 2017 SWANA Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO)
October 16-19, 2017 SWANA Manager of Transfer Stations
SWANA Ontario Training Registration Form -Fall 2017
Contact email@example.com to register or to inquire further information.
See our Training Page for other course descriptions. Contact our office for addition locations and onsite personal training.
October 5, 2017 – Whitby- SWANA Ontario YP Event
Calling all young professionals under the age of 35. Join in a day of presentations on “Emerging Technologies” and a tour of the Durham York Energy Center.
November 28, 2017 – Mississauga – Management Skills for Waste Professionals
Charting your future – What you need as you progress through your career as a waste management professional
Seminar Series Vision: Moving forward in any career is a prime object especially for someone first entering the workplace or moving into a new position. The purpose of this seminar series is to provide assistance to those new to the waste management industry no matter if you are in your first position and trying to broaden your knowledge or want to update your skills on your way to more progressive positions whether it be in leadership or responsibility. The industry is changing rapidly with new program goals being pushed by the Province as well as tightening economics and the need to accomplish more with the same amount of funding. These seminars will not only equip you to become a better professional but offer enlightenment on those issues that are going to be important in the next five years.
Registration available on a first come first serve basis. Registration open date August 21, 2017.
September 25-27, 2017 – Baltimore, MD – Waste Con– ISWA World Congress – details
October 25-26, 2017- Niagara Falls, ON – Canadian Waste & Recycling Expo – details
October 15, 2017 – Chapter Scholarship application deadline – Encourage our future professionals to apply
SWANA Safety Awards– Nominate an organization demonstrating safety initiatives in the workplace – See how
*Congratulations to the SWANA Award of Excellence winners! Ontario Municipalities and Industries top in their fields. See AWARDS
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