DSWM Training Opportunities
Landfill Operators Certification Training
A certified Landfill Operator must be present at a municipal solid waste landfill during all hours of operation.
Statewide Uniform Inspection Training (SUIT)
The State Uniform Inspection Training Program is designed to provide a basic knowledge of Tennessee's solid waste facility inspection program.
Hazardous Waste Inspection Training
DSWM is exploring expanding our Hazardous Waste Inspector Training program to the public - and new courses are available now.
Sampling and Analysis Training
DSWM has initiated new training to elevate our commitment to quality and technical consistency both internally and with the regulated community.
The Tennessee Environmental Network Show of the South (TENSOS)
The Tennessee Environmental Network Show of the South (TENSOS) conference and exhibition provides technical, environmental presentations and opportunities for networking.
Anyone engaged in lead-based paint (LBP) activities in "target housing" and "child-occupied facilities" must be certified.
Anyone who performs asbestos activities in schools or public and commercial buildings must be accredited by the State.
Hazardous Waste Annual Report
Hazardous waste generators are required to file annual hazardous waste reports. Free workshops are held annually to assist generators in preparing these reports.
Authors of the county Annual Progress Reports can attend annual workshops to better understand and improve the reporting process.
Grant workshops are an opportunity for applicants to ask questions, review grant priorities and criteria, and improve the quality of their application.
Environmental Consultation Requests
This webpage has been created by TDEC to help inform Tennesseans about environmental consultation requests.