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Compost Operations Training - Raleigh, NC
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Compost Operations Training - Raleigh, NC

 Export to Your Calendar 9/9/2019 to 9/13/2019
When: September 9-13, 2019
8:30 AM
Where: NC State University
4000 Chi Road
Raleigh, North Carolina  27603
United States
Contact: Wayne Howard
(919)271-6749


Online registration is available until: 7/26/2019
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There are usually 4 trainings held each year. Check back periodically for updates to scheduled trainings.
For more details about the individual courses or the course in general, see the Related Downloads to the right.

About the CCREF's Compost Operations Training Course:
This 40-hr, 5-day course focuses on giving you the knowledge you need to run a successful composting facility, whether you’re just getting started or have been composting for a while. In addition to in-depth lectures, the course provides hands-on practice through indoor and outdoor activities as well as tours to local facilities, where the theories meet reality.

From compost operators to environmental and agricultural consultants to local and state regulators; the Compost Operations Training Course is for anyone who wants quality instruction from leading composting professionals and educators on the art and science of commercial scale compost production and marketing.

CURRICULUM:
Day 1: Composting process, feedstocks and recipe development, compost systems
Day 2: Equipment, safety, site design, environmental protection (odors and stormwater)
Day 3: Regulations, composting facility tours
Day 4: Compost testing, product quality, compost uses and marketing
Day 5: Facility management, trouble-shooting and analyzing compost piles

COSTS:
Registration By Early Bird Date: $100 Off regular USCC members and Non-member pricing
Regular Price: USCC members: , non-members:
Student discount available

For more information on the training, contact Wayne Howard, CCREF Project Manager

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
3741 Thistledown Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 919.854.0001 
  
Quality Inn
2539 S Saunders St
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: 919.863.0091 
 
Hampton Inn
110 Drexmere St
Garner, NC 27529
Phone: 919.772.6500



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