Waste Management – Online

This awareness course provides an overview of the types of waste generated offshore and their environmental impacts and outlines the international legislation that exists to manage waste offshore. It also focuses on the waste hierarchy, the requirement for waste records and audits and identifies the general actions to take to minimise waste.

LO1 Explain the impact of waste on the environment and the need to manage waste.
LO2 Identify the two categories of waste generated offshore.
LO3 Identify the international legislation associated with waste management.
LO4 List the requirements of MARPOL Annex IV and V.
LO5 List the documentation required for waste transfers.
LO6 Explain the need for waste audits.
LO7 Identify the actions to manage and minimise waste streams.