Development and Implementation of Tribal Solid Waste Codes and Ordinance training (ITEP, IHS, EPA)
October 15 - October 17
This course is available to employees of federally-recognized tribes that have completed integrated solid waste management plans but lack operable solid waste codes/ordinances. This course, online assignments, webinars and a follow-up workshop will focus on the writing and implementation of effective tribal solid waste codes. Each tribe that completes the training will receive legal and technical staff support via phone, email and/or web based meeting communication and shall include one-on-one assistance in developing and implementing their codes and ordinances (up to one year following the completion date of the training course). Course highlights include:
Importance of Developing Community-Specific Codes & Navigating the Jurisdictional Labyrinth
Drafting Codes – Conducting Research & Deciphering Code Language & Identifying Solid Waste Issues
Outreach Methods & Strategies for Cultivating Public, Legal, and Governmental Support
Enforcement Issues, Enforcement Options, Enforcement Alternatives; and Conducting/Managing Legal Review/Administrative Processes. More info. at: www.ihs.gov/ehsc/ and ITEP’s online at http://www7.nau.edu/itep/main/Training/training_waste.