Pegasus Waste Management

WasteSmart Training

Manage your resources sustainably

Pegasus Waste Management are accredited to deliver CIWM approved WasteSmart training. Our qualified and experienced WasteSmart trainers can deliver this course at our training facility or in-house at your premises.

The training programme is produced and written by the CIWM who are the principal institution for the waste and resource industry. WasteSmart is supported by WAMITAB, Environment Agency, ESA, DEFRA and WRAP and the advanced certificate assessment is authenticated by the University of Northampton.

The successful delegates will receive a CIWM accredited certificate which is valid for 5 years.


WasteSmart is a one day course specifically designed to help employees consider resources and waste in everyday working activities and helps to provide them with the knowledge to reduce their organisations waste costs. The course will also teach delegates the skills to improve their company’s resource use and environmental impact as well as ways to cut waste and comply with waste regulations.


Foundation Level

The one day foundation course is aimed at employees with front line waste responsibilities, for example anyone who handles, generates or manages waste within an organisation. They make minute by minute decisions that affect cost, wastage and compliance so it is important they know how to manage waste effectively and use waste as a resource. This course will teach delegates the knowledge to do this as well as understand waste regulations to ensure business compliance.

The foundation course covers the following modules:

  • Waste as a resource
  • The environmental impact of waste
  • The costs of managing waste
  • Understanding and applying the waste hierarchy
  • Legislation and ensuring compliance
  • Review & Assessment

Advanced Level

The one day advanced course is aimed at employees who manage waste and ensure compliance or implement change by setting direction and procedures for sustainable resource use within an organisation. The course will teach delegates how to carry out a waste audit, comply with waste legislation, improve environmental performance and promote a sustainable resource culture within an organisation.


The advanced course covers all of the foundation level modules plus:

  • How to identify opportunities to reduce waste in the workplace: waste auditing
  • Managing resources and wastes in the workplace
  • How to demonstrate improvements
  • Review & Assessment

Next Course date:

15th August 2019

Course Price: £200

(includes lunch and refreshments)

Next Course date:

22nd August 2019

Course Price: £250

(includes lunch and refreshments)

Alternative dates are available on request so get in touch now.