Duty of Care

Who this Course is Aimed at

This course is aimed at anyone new to the waste and resources sector, those currently dealing with their organisation’s waste and resources, and anyone wishing to develop or change their career

The course will give you an understanding of the broad scope of the waste and resources management sector and experience to help you do your job

How we can help

We have designed an in-depth one-day training course covering all aspects of waste duty of care, which covers the following points:

  • Environmental Protection Act 1990 section 34 Duty of Care – General legislative background covering requirements from all waste holders/owners
  • Registered Waste Carriers – Who needs to be registered and your obligations
  • Waste Brokers and their responsibilities under the Environmental Protection (Duty of Care) Regulations 1991
  • List of Wastes (England) Regulations 2005 – understanding correct EWC coding and sources of waste
  • Environmental Protection (Duty of Care) Regulations 1991 – Waste Transfer Notes
  • Hazardous Waste Regulations 2005 – Consignment Notes
  • Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 2007 – Annex VII completion and requirements
  • Receiving/dispatching wastes to/from exempt waste facilities – What is authorised
  • Failure to comply with the duty of care – possible outcomes and penalties

Course Delivery

This is an interactive course delivered in a classroom style at your premises.


Please contact us for more information.