Air Emissions Management

“Air pollution is contamination of the indoor or outdoor environment by any chemical, physical or biological agent that modifies the natural characteristics of the atmosphere.”        – World Health Organization

What does this course cover?

  • Identify the purpose and goals of the Clean Air Act Amendments (CAAA) of 1990.

  • Define attainment and non-attainment areas as described by the Clean Air Act.

  • Define key terms associated with Title I compliance requirements, including National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), degrees of non-attainment, major source, Criteria Air Pollutants, and New Source Performance Standards (NSPS).

  • Identify the requirements for attainment and maintenance of National Ambient Air Quality Standards as defined in Title I.

  • Identify the requirements for limiting Hazardous Air Pollutants as defined in Title III.

  • Define key terms associated with Title III compliance requirements, including Hazardous Air Pollutants, Maximum Air Control Technology, and Risk Management Planning, and NESHAPS.

  • Identify the purpose and requirements of Operating Permits as defined in Title V.

  • Define key terms associated with Title V compliance requirements, include Potential To Emit, Actual Emissions, and Allowable Emissions.

  • Identify the process for determining air-permitting compliance.

  • Identify the types of air permits from degree of least stringency to highest, including permit exemption, construction permits, minor source permits, synthetic minor permit, and major source permit.

What are the course takeaways?

  • Knowledge of air pollutants, permits, the CAAA of 1990 and National Ambient Air Quality Standards.

  • Certificate of Completion (immediately available for download and/or print).

  • Examination record available for employer.

Regulations – 

  • Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990

Duration: 35 Minutes
Languages: English
Price: $45

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