NJIT Offers Underground Storage Tank License Renewal Course

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New Jersey Institute of Technology, the state’s 130-year-old public science and technology research University, is committed to the pursuit of excellence in undergraduate, graduate and continuing professional education. NJIT trains students for today’s jobs and productive careers, amplifying their potential for lifelong personal and professional growth.

Benefits of attending this course are learning the latest changes and new regulations associated with UST and site remediation requirements.

The New Jersey Underground Storage Tank (UST) regulations (NJAC 7:14B Subchapter 13) require that all personnel who install, close, test, and design corrosion protection systems or perform subsurface evaluation for USTs need to be certified. This NJIT UST license renewal course is primarily for UST certification license holders who wish to renew their license. This one day course held on February 16th, on the Newark campus of the University, summarizes existing UST requirements as well as those associated with the new NJDEP Licensed Site Remediation Professionals (LSRP) program including implementing statutes and regulations. Benefits of attending this course are learning the latest changes and new regulations associated with UST and site remediation requirements. After attending this course the student is able to better protect clients or employers from potential penalties or liability. Throughout the class students are encouraged to participate and discuss their experiences in the environmental business.

Additionally, Licensed Site Remediation Professionals (LSRP) can benefit from this course since subsurface evaluations are required when work is being conducted on all USTs removed or closed in-place after November 4th, 2009.

What will be taught?

  •     Permitting
  •     Overview of federal and New Jersey SUT statutes and regulations programs as well as reviewing requirements for complying with underground tank and site remediation requirements.
  •     Upgrade, Installation and Closure Requirements
  •     Financial Responsibility
  •     Technical Requirements for Site Remediation
  •     Site Remediation Reform Act (SRRA)
  •     Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites (ARRCS)
  •     Licensing of Environmental Professionals LSRP Program Update

Who should attend?

  •     Environmental Professionals
  •     Underground Storage Tank Contractors
  •     Licensed Site Remediation Professionals (LSRPs)
  •     UST Owners and Operators

Information on this UST License Regulation Renewal Course

NJIT, New Jersey's science and technology university, enrolls more than 9,500 students pursuing bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in 121 programs. The university consists of six colleges: Newark College of Engineering, College of Architecture and Design, College of Science and Liberal Arts, School of Management, College of Computing Sciences and Albert Dorman Honors College. Many courses and certificate programs, as well as graduate degrees, are available online through the Division of Continuing Professional Education. U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 Annual Guide to America's Best Colleges ranked NJIT in the top tier of national research universities. NJIT is internationally recognized for being at the edge in knowledge in architecture and design, applied mathematics, wireless communications and networking, solar physics, advanced engineered particulate materials, nanotechnology, biomedical engineering and applied life sciences, sustainable technologies, and e-learning.


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