Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-506-163 060647 Solid and Hazardous Waste
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-506-163 SOLID AND HAZARDOUS WASTE ...identify the hierarchy of and regulations related to solid and hazardous waste, the waste stream, pollution prevention and disposal strategies. Learn detection techniques and proper transporting and handling methods.
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Classify sources of solid and hazardous waste
  2. Explore public health aspects of solid and hazardous waste
  3. Interpret solid and hazardous waste standards and regulations
  4. Describe management practices for solid and hazardous wastes
  5. Explain Solid and Hazardous Waste Treatment Techniques
  6. Calculate basic landfill design parameters
  7. Describe an effective waste reduction and recycling program
  8. Explore Energy from Waste
  9. Analyze specific solid and hazardous waste case studies