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Recycling and Solid Waste Management


Do you want to become a Certified Recycling Professional (CRP)?

You have two options:

1. The Full NJ Recycling Certification Series
Series 9: September 2014 - May 2015 *Sold Out*

2. The Alternate Recycling Certification Series
     March 24 & 31 and April 7 & 14, 2015; Exam on April 28, 2015
     *Previous public sector experience required*

Not sure which series is right for you? Click here.


Do you need training for CRP Recertification Credits, Compost Operators, or Clean Communities Managers?

Here is a list of our current course offerings:

Clean Communities Certificate Training *Sold Out, New Start Date Due to Snow*
March 12 and April 2, 2015 (Additional make-up day TBD)

Recycling Public Policy
March 27, 2015 - 6 CRP Credits *New Date*

NJ Compost Operator Certification Course (Spring Offering)
May 5, 2015 - 6 CRP Credits

Recycling Health and Safety
May 15, 2015 - 3 CRP Credits (Class will be held in Lakewood, NJ)

Understanding Sustainability Management
June 17, 2015 - 6 CRP Credits


Educational Opportunities from Other Training Providers
Note: These classes are not run by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education. Please contact the training provider directly with questions or to register.

SMM Web Academy Webinar Series: Recycling Right: Tactics and Tools for Effective Residential Outreach (Part TWO)
February 12, 2015, 1:00 - 2:30 pm EST
This webinar will investigate best practice approaches, review campaigns that work, and leave you with practical approaches for fine tuning recycling education in your community.

College & University Recycling Coalition 2015 Webinar Series
Series of six, bi-monthly programs on waste reduction and sustainable materials management at higher education institutions.

EPA Recycling and Solid Waste Educational Web Series
Ongoing - 1.5 CRP Credits per webinar


Recycling and Solid Waste Training

*NEW*
Sustainable Resource Management Professional
(SRMP) Certification

CRPs now have the option of earning a new national certification, Sustainable Resource Management Professional (SRMP). Click here for more info.

Scholarship Opportunity!

The Association of New Jersey Recyclers (ANJR) is offering funding to a qualified applicant who is an ANJR member in good standing to complete the NJ Recycling Certification Program. Read more and apply here.

Contact Us

Program Coordinator
Carol Broccoli
732-932-9271 ext. 618
broccoli@njaes.rutgers.edu

Administrative Assistant
Claudine Oleskin
732-932-9271 ext. 614
coleskin@rci.rutgers.edu