DCT020 - Dry Cleaners Enviro Re-Certification

Outline info
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Last review date 2017-07-17 00:16:22.883

Subject Title
Dry Cleaners Enviro Re-Certification

Subject Description
This course provides required training and re-certification for owners of dry cleaning establishments in the Province of Ontario, in compliance with Ministry of the Enviornment and Climate Change Regulation 323/94, the Dry Cleaners Regulation under the Environmental Protection Act (1994), which states that dry cleaning establishments must have at least one employee on staff certified through this course. The Ministry of the Environment requires dry cleaners to be recertified every 5 years.

Credit Status
Non credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  • Meet the 5 year re-certifiation regulation of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
  • Meet the requirements of Ontario Regulation 323/94 by operating dry cleaning equipment in ways to manage contaminants and wastes related to dry cleaning operations and to minimize their discharge into the natural environment
  • Implement procedures that meet the requirements of other federal, provincial and municipal regulations pertaining to the environment
  • Monitor and identify opportunities to improve the efficiency of water, energy and solvent use in the operations of your establishment
  • Explore alternative techniques for improved environmental performance
  • Implement good environmental management practices

Cheating and Plagiarism
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.

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