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General Information
Event Name: Environmental Remediation Technologies
Hosted By: Environmental Response Training Program (ERTP)
Event Description:

This 3-day introductory-level course provides participants with an overview of the treatment technologies most frequently used for cleanups of contaminated media. The emphasis of the course is on the technology description, applicability, and limitations of appropriate treatment technologies. It is intended for new On-Scene Coordinators, Remedial Project Managers, Waste Site Managers, and other environmental personnel interested in remediation.

Topics that are discussed include site characterization; fate and transport; technology screening; capping and containment; basic water treatment; chemical reactions and separations; sediment remediation; in-situ treatments; phytoremediation; bioremediation; natural monitored attenuation; soil washing and immobilization; thermal treatment; and process testing.

Training methods include lectures and group problem-solving exercises. Case studies are used to demonstrate applications of the treatment technologies. Group discussions relevant to the course are encouraged.

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Evaluate appropriate techniques to assess, stabilize, and screen potential remedies for contaminated sites.
  • Identify the processes and explain the limitations of the most frequently used treatment technologies.
  • Identify resources that describe innovative treatment technologies.

Note: Calculators are required.

Continuing Education Units: 1.9

 In compliance with Executive Order 13589 - Promoting Efficient Spending, Section 5; the ERTP will not be regularly printing or providing students hard copies of the course manual. Students may obtain an electronic copy of the student manual for personal printing or e-reading at


*This course is offered free of charge to all registrants who are confirmed to attend.*

Registration Status: Registration Open
Event Begins: March 10, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Event Ends: March 12, 2015 at 4:00 PM
For questions about this event, please contact: Registrar
Phone: 513-251-7669
This event will be held at: Lacey Community Center
6729 Pacific Ave, SE
Olympia, WA 98503
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Location Contact Information: Hannah Aoyagi
Phone: 360-407-6864
Hotel Information
Hotel name and address: Arrangements for hotel accommodations, if needed, are the responsibility of individual participants.

EPA travelers must use their organizations generic exempt conference budget code in their TA for this course. If there is a change in the status of this course that results in the need for an event specific budget code for this course you will be notified by e-mail, and informed of the code when it is issued.

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