25-HOUR LANDFILL OPERATOR TRAINING


The Barker Lemar 25-Hour Landfill Operator Training three-day course covers topics required under state regulations.  The training course provides an overview of landfill operations and is designed to prepare students for the sanitary landfill operator certification exam provided by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). This class will not discuss machinery operations, machinery safety, transfer station, or compost operations. The three-day course covers the following topics:

  • Definitions: Types of Waste

  • Iowa Administrative Code

  • Comprehensive Plans & Permits

  • Chapter 113 History & Updates

  • Geology / Hydrology

  • Landfill Siting

  • Alternative Daily Cover 

  • Surface Drainage & Erosion Control 

  • Engineering Plans & Maps 

  • Survey

  • Laws & Regulations

  • Policies

  • Waste Screening

Training Calendar

AT THIS TIME, WE DO NOT HAVE ANY CLASSES SCHEDULED. PLEASE CALL 515.256.8814 TO SCHEDULE A CLASS. 

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  • Air Space Management 

  • Waste Decomposition

  • Leachate Collection & Control 

  • Survey

  • Landfill Gas 

  • Environmental Monitoring