Landfill Operators

If you operate a landfill you will need to provide evidence of achievement of your particular technical competence award before the Environment Agency issue the site's Permit.

Managers of Landfill Sites that take Non-Hazardous or Hazardous Waste will need to demonstrate competence in accordance with the relevant 12 unit qualification. (The COTC is an optional award in this instance).

Managers of Landfill Sites that take Inert Waste have a choice of demonstrating competence either by On-site Assessment, or, Classroom-based Assessment to achieve the Certificate in Waste and Resource Management.

Thflow chart should be read in conjunction with the Risk Tiers classification for the site.