RTII 148       Release Reporting & Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)

Note: Course prices are current as of publication date, however they are subject to change without notice. Please contact RTII for current information.

Per Person Price:    $835                                 Firm Fixed Price:     Available Upon Request

Minimum Class Size: 22                                       Training Hours:     16

            Duration:      2 Days                                                CEUs:     1.6

This course, as all others offered by RTI, can be delivered at your location with the purchaes of 22 seats.  Call (706) 951-5685   

Delivery Method:    Classroom Lecture & Exercises

Intended Audience:

DOE, EPA, state and contractor emergency management staff, and environmental compliance and management staff responsible for Emergency Release Reporting and Community Right-to-Know coordination and commercial environmental managers.

Course Description:

This course focuses on the episodic release reporting requirements in Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) Section 103 and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act of 1986 (EPCRA) Sections 302-312. Participants will receive 1.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for completion of this course.

Day 1 of the workshop explains the notification requirements under CERCLA Section 103 and EPCRA Section 304, and Occurrence Reporting and Emergency Management under DOE Orders.

Topics covered include:

-          -          The types of releases that must be reported, when, and by whom;

-          -          Use of the "mixture rule" in reporting releases of hazardous wastes;

-          -          Continuous release reporting; and

-          -          DOE's interpretation of "Environment" and "Facility" definitions.

Day 2 of the course focuses on implementation of EPCRA Sections 302-312, and DOE site-specific


Topics covered include:

-          -          Emergency planning;

-          -          Hazardous chemical inventory reporting;

-          -          A case study of the tritium release at the SRS plant; and

-          -          Insight into state and local regulators' expectations.

For additional information, please contact our Training and Registration Center at (706) 951-5685 or visit our website at www.rtii.org