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Event Category: Conference Center

Click here for our 2018 Conference Center Schedule (PDF)

Most courses are certified for Training Contact Hours (TCH’s) for Massachusetts Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators, Registered Sanitarians, and Certified Plant Engineers.

TCH’s vary with each agency approval, check with registrar, Nicole Rose, at 413.572.3249.

For questions pertaining to course content, please contact David P. Horowitz, P.E., CSP at 413.572.3211.

You can register electronically for classes, as shown below, or by contacting Nicole Rose at 413.572.3249 or

Tighe & Bond reserves the right to cancel classes due to attendance.

Onsite Training is also available – see full list of approved classes below:

  • Chemistry for Treatment Plant Operators
  • Confined Space Operations
  • DOT Hazmat
  • Environmental Compliance Strategies
  • Hazard Communication
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness
  • HAZWOPER Annual Refresher
  • HAZWOPER Responder
  • HM 126F Dept. of Transportation Hazardous Materials (DOT HAZMAT)
  • Industrial Wastewater Treatment
  • Managing Hazard Communications
  • Mathematics for WWTP Operators and Hydraulics
  • Nutrient Removal from Wastewater
  • Operation of Sequencing Batch Reactors
  • OSHA Compliance Strategies
  • OSHA Toxic and Hazardous Substances Managing Hazard Communication
  • Process Control of Nutrient Removal Processes
  • RCRA Compliance: Hazardous Waste Mgmt. for Generators
  • Treatment Plant Equipment
  • Treatment Plant Instrumentation
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators
  • UST Operator Training

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Examination Preparation (Technical, 20 hours)

Water / Wastewater Treatment Operations This five-week course is designed for examination preparation. It is an ideal opportunity for prospective wastewater treatment plant operators and current...

UST Operator Training (Technical, 4 hours)

This class will review basic underground storage tank systems and compliance requirements with the intention of preparing attendees for the Massachusetts UST Operator exam. We will also review the 2016 UST regulatory changes.

DOT Hazardous Waste Shipping (Safety, 2 hours)

This course is designed to meet the training requirements for DOT hazardous material shippers. This class is intended for personnel assigned to manage hazardous waste who are designated to sign hazardous waste manifests.

RCRA Hazardous Waste Management (Safety, 2 hours)

This 2-hour course is designed to meet the annual EPA hazardous waste training requirements for generators of hazardous waste. This class is intended for personnel assigned to manage hazardous waste.

e-Manifest & Hazardous Waste Shipments

e-Manifest & Hazardous Waste Shipments

Treatment Plant Equipment (Technical, 4 hours)

This course provides an overview of typical equipment used in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment applications. Operators will be shown videos of actual treatment system operation.

OSHA Basics and Beyond (Safety, 8 hours)

Strategies for minimizing liability, reducing injury and illness, and maintaining compliance with major OSHA programs.

Environmental Compliance Strategies (Technical, 8 hours)

Overview of a wide range of environmental compliance programs & strategies for maintaining compliance.

Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators (Technical, 4 hours)

This course includes discussion of the periodic table, elements, and ions in water; neutralization; precipitation; water and wastewater treatment chemistries; and disinfection.

Industrial Wastewater Treatment (Technical, 8 hours)

This eight-hour course will provide attendees with an extensive discussion of industrial wastewater treatment regulations, technologies and strategies.