Overview


The course aims to provide understanding on the categories of waste that may be produced by tourism businesses and the different approaches depending on waste type that are needed in order to manage them in a sustainable way. Trainees will familiarise themselves with the concepts of recyclable waste and hazardous waste and of key legal requirements for their sustainable management. This course will also outline key sustainable tourism certification requirements.

Who Should Attend

  • Hotel Sustainability Coordinators
  • Quality Assurance
  • Heads of Maintenance
  • Heads of Housekeeping

Learning Outcome


By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Implement monitoring techniques
  • Adopt problem solving approach and apply benchmarked best practices
  • Understand relevant audit criteria and ways they are assessed in sustainable tourism certification schemes
  • Develop skills to increase staff and guest involvement in relevant strategies

Course Outline


  • Waste stream identification
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Recyclable waste management
  • Key certification requirements explained
  • Common findings during audits
  • Best practices
  • Monitoring tools
  • Guest & staff awareness increase
  • Case study
  • Resources and technology
  • Grants and subsidies

Course Structure


Methodology: Online (Synchronous e-learning)

IMPORTANT

For online learning, please note the following learner’s requirements will apply to all participants:

  1. Participants must be equipped with a desktop computer/laptop, a functioning webcam and microphone as well as internet connectivity, in order to attend the online lesson (No sharing of desktop/laptop will be allowed).
  2. For the entire duration when the lesson session is ongoing, the participant’s face must be visible and his/her voice must be audible to the trainer. 

Please note the following hardware requirements for online learning:

  1. PC or Laptop (Minimum: Windows Vista 7 and higher OR macOS X 10.6)
  2. Supported web browser (Google Chrome)
  3. A stable internet connection
  4. A webcam either built-in in your laptop or external USB camera; the camera has to be turned on for the duration of the class
  5. A microphone – built-in or USB plug-in

Assessment:  
Participants must attain at least 75% of attendance in order to be eligible for the written assessment.

Certificate:
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Achievement jointly awarded by SHATEC and Control Union.

Course Fees


Full Course Fee

S$ 400.00

7% GST

S$   28.00

Full Course Fee incl. GST

S$ 428.00

Payment Mode

The following payment modes are available:

  • Bank Transfer
  • PayNow
  • Credit Card
  • Internet Banking

Contact Details


Contact Number:
6415 3504 / 561 / 590

Email Address:
place@shatec.sg

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