Environmental Course

NRMCA’s Environmental Course for the Ready Mixed Concrete Industry

November 28 – 30, 2023 | Orlando, FL | SOLD OUT

This course is SOLD OUT. To be added to the waitlist and/or to receive information on the next course offering once it becomes available, please send your request to meetings dept.

REGISTRATION FEES: $950 NRMCA Members | $1,350 Non-Members

NOTE: Please login and register as the person who is attending the event. You should NOT register another individual under your personal profile. Each registrant must log in and register separately.

Logging in is easy if your company is a member of NRMCA or you receive emails from NRMCA. Your login name is your full email address and your password is: concrete.

If you need to set up a profile for a registrant, please contact NRMCA Membership or 703.706.4800

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Schedule

Tuesday – Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thursday (Exam Time): 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Please note: Lunch will be provided on days 1 and 2.

Course & Hotel Room Block Location: Florida Concrete & Products Association (FC&PA), 6353 Lee Vista Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32822

Course Location Parking: Complimentary parking is available on-site.


Hotel & Travel Information: NRMCA has NOT secured a room block for this event but recommends the following hotels nearby:

  • Embassy Suites, 5835 T. G. Lee Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32822, (407) 888-9339
  • Residence Inn, 7024 Augusta National Drive, Orlando, FL 32822, (407) 856-2444
  • Holiday Inn, 5750 T. G. Lee Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32822, (800) 718-8466
  • Hampton Inn, 5767 T. G. Lee Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32822, (407) 888-2995
  • Marriott, 7499 Augusta National Drive, Orlando, FL 32822, (407) 851-9000

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the closest airport and is approximately 3.5 miles from FC&PA.


Transportation: 
Transportation to and from the course location is the responsibility of the registrant.


Dress Code: 
Business casual.


Cancellation Policy: 
Full cancellation refunds, less a $125 administration fee, will be extended until Monday, November 6, 2023. All cancellations after Monday, November 6, 2023, will not be refunded. Fee cancellations cannot be transferred to a future class. Substitutions can be made at any time with no penalty. Registration cancellations must be made in writing.

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The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s Environmental Short Course was developed to provide concrete producers a complete agenda of items specific to the concrete industry, taught by instructors with in-depth knowledge of the industry. In this way, the course presents the first real alternative for concrete producers hungry for real “hands-on” information on the rules and regulations that they need to follow. The course, geared for everyone within the concrete industry, from upper management to environmental specialists to plant personnel, has been held all over the country for the past decade. A total of nearly 600 concrete industry personnel have attended the course, who have nearly all agreed that not only did they learn a tremendous amount of information specific to the concrete industry, but that they also plan on recommending others from their company to attend upcoming courses.

During the 2.5 days of the course, topics covered include a wide variety of the issues that concrete producers must be familiar with in today’s complex regulatory world including information on NRMCA’s Green-Star program and prerequisite Green-Star Auditor training. And, a key focus of the course is to present this information in a way that the producer is able to bring back with them to their own particular job conditions. A key component of the course is actual “hands-on” experience, which is gained during a plant exercise at a real working ready mixed concrete plant. During this exercises, course attendees are able to put into action the ideas they’ve heard during the course, making them much better able to utilize course information when back on the job at their own companies.

Course Topics

  • Clean Water Act
  • Discharge Permits
  • Stormwater Management
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
  • Solids Management
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Dust Control
  • Recycling
  • Spill Prevention Plans
  • Air Quality Management
  • Noise Management
  • Environmental Auditing
  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Management System
  • Green-Star Program

 

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