Training

2018 Training Courses for Municipal Recycling Staff

Both training courses are full but you can sign up for the waiting list.

Two New Trainings for Municipal & First Nation Staff on May 1, 2018 in Collingwood, ON

Training 1: P&E: Building Effective Contamination Abatement Campaigns

Training 2Contract Management Essentials for Now & the Future

  • Both trainings take place on Tuesday, May 1, 2018
    • P&E course runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Contract course runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • In person only at Living Water Resort
  • Exclusively for municipal & First Nations staff
  • Free of charge, continental breakfast, lunch and snacks provided
  • Course details to come

NOTE: The Ontario Recycler Workshop follows the training sessions on May 2, also at Living Water Resort (and by webcast). Learn more about ORW and use the form above to sign up for both events.

Online Training: Fundamentals in Recycling Planning

Municipal and First Nations Staff can now complete a free of charge 9-module fundamentals course onlineIf you’re new to this sector, or you’re looking for a refresher on the basics of blue box planning this course is for you. And…you will accumulate four (4) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to help fulfill their datacall.

Once registered, participants will work through the series of modules at a time and location of their choosing. The content is available 24/7, and it can be accessed from any smart technology enabled device.

This course is available exclusively to Municipal and First Nations staff, offered free of charge.

Past Courses

Strategic RFPs for Recycling

In November 2017, CIF offered a second session of the Strategic RFPs for Recycling. Participants learned about the fundamentals of RFP/tender drafting to help them understand the “why” behind the clause​.


Communication 2.0: How to Communicate for Behaviour Change

During this course in May, participants learned and applied principles and practice of effective communication for behavior change, to benefit recycling. CIF is considering hosting a second course. Please email CIF Communications if you are interested in being added to a list for future sessions.


RPRA Training

“Datacall Roast”: Think Tank & One on One Training

For information about this session and the RPRA Datacall, please email Mary Cummins, RPRA.