Online, On-Demand Solid Waste Training. Save Money. Train Smarter.
Florida's Leader in Online Solid Waste Education
About Waste University
We provide world-class training to solid waste professionals using an innovative online platform.
We provide you with a superior training experience that is convenient and low cost.
Our platform benefits landfill operators, recycling facility operators, program managers, regulators, waste screeners, and spotters through training on both fundamental and cutting-edge solid waste topics. Our courses provide you with superior Initial and Refresher training to help meet regulatory and permit requirements, expand your knowledge, and save you time.
Jon Powell, Ph.D., P.E., Waste University's CEO, is a dedicated educator who crafted all Waste University courses with care, drawing upon his 15+ years of experience monitoring, operating, permitting, and engineering solid waste management facilities around the world.
What are the Benefits of Waste University's Innovative Online Training?
We typically save you 25-55% on training costs.
We have saved our students tens of thousands of dollars since we launched in 2013.
Train Anytime, Anywhere
Our online courses are available on demand, 24/7. No more scheduling headaches or sending people off site.
The next generation in training
We use dynamic content with tons of photos, videos, and interactive exercises to engage our students and enhance the learning experience. Access our courses anywhere you have a computer and a high-speed internet connection.
Our hundreds of students agree - they love us!
We are passionate about our student experience. More than 90% of our students rated our courses as superior to training they received in the past!
Enroll in Waste University's Online Courses
To enroll yourself or your employee in Waste University's courses, simply follow these steps:
1. Add the quantity you need for each course - you can buy courses for multiple students at once.
2. Click on the Shopping Cart icon at the top of the page when you are ready to check out.
3. Enter your contact information, student names, and payment information during checkout.
4. We email you login instructions, typically within 24 hours.
We are the #1 Online Solid Waste Training Provider in Florida - with good reason. Students and Managers alike love our low costs, convenient access, and superior course content.
We loved the interactive nature and convenience of the courses. The flexibility to get many or a few people trained at once was huge. Best of all, we are saving a ton of money on our training costs by avoiding travel and the always-on nature of Waste University's platform!
D.O., Solid Waste Director of Large Integrated Solid Waste Management Facility
Thank you for the recent online courses I have taken. I learned new techniques and some important information along the way. Thank you for a job well done.
G.H., Senior Field Technician and 23-Year Industry Veteran
I am very pleased with Waste University. Your current courses and future courses will be our choice for certifications in the future.
R.R., County Solid Waste Director
Thanks again for providing a great training tool. I recommend this method, especially as a refresher for experienced operators.
C.P., Public Works Division Manager
We will use Waste University for all of our training needs.
D.G., County Solid Waste Operator and Manager
The program is awesome. I had one student who hadn't used a computer in 10 years and he had no problems going through the course. The advantage of going back and view a section again was a huge plus.
D.S., County Solid Waste Program Coordinator