Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-506-149 058873 Intro to Environ Compliance
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-506-149 INTRO TO ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE introduction to regulatory concepts and requirements for compliance with environmental regulations by governmental and non-governmental entities. (Prerequisite: Accepted into Environmental Engineering-Waste & Water Technology)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Explain the historical impact of environmental regulations
  2. Identify the agencies that administer various environmental regulations
  3. Identify which laws apply to which facilities
  4. Identify notification requirements for regulatory compliance
  5. Describe the consequences of non-compliance with government environmental regulations
  6. Practice Dealing with Multiple Agencies
  7. Prepare Proper Records
  8. Interpret the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  9. Interpret the Clean Water Act
  10. Interpret the Safe Drinking Water Act
  11.  Explain the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Operator Certification Code
  12. Interpret the Clean Air Act
  13. Interpret the National Environmental Policy Act
  14. Interpret the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liabilities Act (CERCLA)/Superfund Act