A suite of industry-relevant qualifications is available for new entrants to the sector through to management level.
Key sectors supported include:
- Waste and Resource Management
- Facilities Services
- Cleaning and Support Services
- Street Cleansing
To learn more about the range of qualifications available visit our Qualification Search page.
CIWM (WAMITAB) Operator Competence Scheme:
CIWM (WAMITAB) certificates qualifications providing evidence that technically competent people have the knowledge and skills to ensure waste sites comply with the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations.
Our easy-to-use Risk Tier Table Search facility helps you to identify the relevant qualifications based on the risk level of your site and the Standard Rule Permit.
Employers can access Apprenticeship qualifications in all the sectors that CIWM (WAMITAB) supports. For more information about apprenticeships contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to regulated qualifications, CIWM (WAMITAB) provides employers with a range of bespoke solutions to support the development of people and the operation of a safe and compliant site.
Accreditation provides national recognition of the added value an employer developed training programme or course brings to their workforce. Reviewed through an independent panel and certificated (optional) through WAMITAB; this scheme recognises quality training. Click here to find out more….
Validate is a unique skills audit system that measures if employees have developed the required knowledge and skills to perform their job roles to the correct standard. At the same time, this system supports employers to meet compliance, health and safety requirements. Validate and Validate Mobile provide a flexible system to meet all sizes and types of employers. Click here to find out more….
A partnership between Dorset Action Safety and Health, the HSE and CIWM (WAMITAB) brought DASH to employers. This programme provides waste industry specific health and safety training materials that can be delivered in-house over 1.5 days, supported with a high quality DVD. Focused on collection operatives and supervisors. Click here to find out more….