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Washington Dangerous Waste Management

Course Code: RCRA 380


This online training prepares professionals in Washington State to identify, store, and dispose of regulated dangerous waste. Both US EPA and Washington DOE require annual training for hazardous waste personnel.

This course covers updates to Washington's hazardous waste regulations finalized in 2019.

Build confidence navigating the Washington State dangerous waste rules you must know to stay in compliance.

To effectively manage dangerous waste in Washington State, you must comply with additional requirements set forth by the Washington Department of Ecology. These extra requirements are more stringent than the Federal regulations and affect how you manage your waste streams.

Registration includes:

  • Engaging, interactive Washington state dangerous waste training
  • A comprehensive online Compliance Reference manual
  • Certificate to document your initial or annual training
  • Updates to your reference materials throughout the year
  • 365 days of Lion Membership for complete compliance support

Washington Dangerous Waste Training Topics:

  • Washington State rules for managing dangerous waste on site
  • Dangerous and extremely hazardous waste (EHW) management
  • QELs and counting dangerous waste: large, medium, and small quantity generators
  • Unique waste ID criteria for toxic and persistent wastes
  • State-specific requirements for D001 and D003 wastes 
  • State-specific reliefs and exclusions for “special” wastes
  • How to apply W codes for dangerous waste in Washington
  • Washington State rules for wastes that contain PCBs
  • Rules for Hazardous Waste Manifests and shipping off site
  • Recordkeeping, reporting, and hazardous waste training rules

Updates Added in November 2019: 

  • Extensive changes from EPA’s Generator Improvements Rule (In effect now)
  • Management standards for solvent-contaminated wipes
  • Expanded requirements for contingency plans
  • Improved explanation of Washington's dangerous waste criteria 
  • New definitions for key terms like “large quantity generator,” “weekly inspections,” " "central accumulation," "point of generation," and "sham recycling."
  • New standards for labeling dangerous waste containers and tanks
  • Added reliefs for “episodic events” 
  • New dangerous waste facility closure requirements
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Key Learning Objectives:

  • Meet WA Department of Ecology's initial or annual training requirement for hazardous waste personnel
  • Build knowledge and skills to navigate and apply the latest Washington dangerous waste regulations to your waste streams and activities
  • Identify key differences between Federal RCRA rules and Washington state standards, and know how changes impact your operations

Online Course Details

Course code RCRA 380
Compatible on Desktop, tablet, or mobile
Duration 10 hours
Access time 90 days
Certificate issued Yes
Training required by US EPA and WA DOE
(WAC 173-303-200(9))

CEUs and Certification Maintenance

CEUs awarded 1.00
NEHA Contact Hours 10.00
REHS Contact Hours* 10.00
Lion Membership        12 months

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What's different about online training at

Professionals choose Lion’s online training because our courses are more detailed and more up-to-date than other training available.

Hazardous materials, environmental, and safety professionals rely on Lion for:
  • Courses developed and supported by credentialed, experienced trainers.
  • Materials updated continuously to keep pace with changing regulations.
  • Unrivaled training resources to simplify compliance and inform decision making.
  • Flexible, convenient solutions to fit any schedule or learning style.
  • Ongoing compliance support, including the Lion Finder Service

Online courses can be accessed 24/7, from any internet connection, with support available 7 days a week. Test drive a course or learn more about online training.  

Who Takes Washington Dangerous Waste training?

EHS managers, supervisors, compliance officers, engineers, operators, waste handlers, and/or corporate attorneys in aerospace, chemical processing, oil and gas, manufacturing, retail, and other industries. Anyone responsible for dangerous waste compliance at the facility or corporate level in Washington State. Anyone who directs dangerous waste personnel training as required at WAC 173-303-200(9).*  Formerly 173-303-330.   

Additional hazardous waste management training

Students may need additional training to satisfy the Federal RCRA hazardous waste training requirements at 40 CFR 262.17. For training on US EPA’s requirements for hazardous waste generators, attend the RCRA Hazardous Waste Management Workshop or take the RCRA online course anytime, anywhere at
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