Certification Classes

Classes will be listed below as information becomes available. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for each class are listed after the class number and name.

Resources:

National Recycling Certification Brochure - 2018 program

Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania Certification Scholarship

Senior Certified Recycling Professional Application

40 hours of classroom training are required to become a Certified Recycling Professional. The program is held in three sessions a year. You can take the series of required courses in any order. Upon completion of the required sessions you will be eligible to sit for the certification exam.

* Please note courses are subject to change.

2018 Certified Recycling Professional Class Schedule
Course Name | Agenda | Registration CEU Date Location

Tuesday
Pre-Conference - Recycling 601 - Senior Certified Retreat:  Ethics & Succession Planning

Wednesday
Recycling 405 - Public Education: Behavioral Change, Generational Change, Influencing Behavior

Thursday
Recycling 311 - Specification, Negotiations & Contracting

Recycling 530 - Computer & Internet Skills:  Using Social/Electronic Media to Affect Behavior 

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July 25 - 27 2018
 

 

 

 

 

The Central Hotel & Conference Center
800 East Park Dr. Harrisburg, PA 17111


Recycling 462 - Investigations & Prosecution Procedures

Brochure       |       Registration
 

 
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September 13, 2018
 
TBD

Newman Paperboard Tour

Brochure       |       Registration

TBD September 27, 2018

Newman Paperboard

6101 Tacony St, Philadelphia, PA 19135


Recycling 110 - Recycling & the Law

Recycling 115 - Public Policy

Recycling 150 - Recycling Economics

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October 17-18, 2018
 

 

Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority
253 Transfer Road | Bellefonte, PA 16823


TBD - Grant Related Class

Brochure       |       Registration
 

 
 

November 2018
 
TBD

Note: Check back often. Classes may be added or postponed. Dates and locations are also subject to change.

2018 Overview and Requirements

Specialization Certificates
PROP also offers specialization certificates in:
  • Collection
  • Composting
  • Education
  • Enforcement
  • Management
  • Processing
  • Recycling Markets