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NJ Compost Operator Certification Course

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Synopsis: N.J.A.C. 7:26A - 1.4(a)(14)(xiv) states that all operators of composting facilities in New Jersey must "attend a composting course.....approved by the Department." This course meets the requirements of the regulations and will help you to improve your facility’s operation.
Start Time: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 8:30 AM
End Time: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 3:30 PM
Location: Off-Campus Locations
Address: No Street Address
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Duke Farms
City, State, Country: Hillsborough, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/er0303cb.html
Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email: broccoli@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207
Additional Information:

Specific topics to be covered include:

  • NJDEP regulatory requirements
  • The scientific principles of composting, or "Why Compost Happens"
  • How to avoid the "Murphy's Law" of composting and what to do when the law strikes (health and odor issues).

A Certificate of Completion will be provided to each fully paid participant who successfully completes the course. If you are a New Jersey Certified Recycling Professional, this class will give you six (6) recertification credits.

NOTE: Course includes a walking tour of a compost site; appropriate clothing and footwear is required.

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public