The New Mexico Recycling Coalition, in partnership with the New Mexico Environment Department: Solid Waste Bureau, hosts two recycling and two compost facility operators certification courses each year. Both compost and recycling courses are taught by experts in the fields and are required for New Mexico Environment Department facility operator certification.
Register For 2016 Courses
|Recycling||May 10-12||Raton||Raton Convention Center – 901 S. 3rd Street. Click here to register|
|Recycling||Dec 6-8||T or C||Truth or Consequences Civic Center – 400 W. 4th Avenue. Clickhere to register|
|Compost||April 19-21||Ruidoso||Eastern NM University – 709 Mechem Drive. Click here to register|
|Compost||Oct. 18-20||Moriarty||Moriarty Civic Center – 202 Broadway. Click here to register|
Classes consist of three days of training and a test at the end of the training. Additionally, the recycling course is required as part of the National Recycling Professionals Certification through NMRC and Penn State University. To become certified at the state or national level, participants must pass the test with a score of 70% or higher.
Visit the NMSWANA web site to get details on registering for the Landfill and Transfer Station Certification Courses.