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Register for SWANA 

 The TN Sustainability Conference will offer the Solid Waste Association of North America’s (SWANA) training preparation course for certification in Managing Recycling Systems. Testing is separate. 

Training event dates are:
Monday, August 19th, 2024, through Wednesday, August 21st, 2024.

The class will be held in Mountain View Room A at The Park Vista Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday classes will start promptly at 8:00 a.m. E.D.T. until approximately 5:00 p.m. E.S.T. each day. There will be time allowed for breaks and lunch on your own. The certification exam for those interested and registered in advance will be online. There is an additional fee for the certification exam.

There is a very limited number of training scholarships for this event.  If you are interested in receiving a scholarship, please send an email to stating your desire to participate and your need for a scholarship. There are no more scholarships available. 

If you do not receive a scholarship, the class cost is $425.00. You can register for the class on the sponsorship registration page. The test is not included and cost $150.00 after the class.


To pay for the class and register click here, and scroll to the bottom.


The TN Training Academy will give priority to those with no previous professional certifications and then by date and time of request received on a first come first serve basis. Some agencies may restrict scholarships to local government professionals only or some agencies may require you to be a member. If you receive a scholarship for this class, you must register for the TNSC conference if you plan to attend the conference for $369.00. 

There are no Scholarships available at this time and have been given out. 

Click here to sign up and register.

Apply Now for the Scholarship

Thanks for registering to our event. Please email to apply. 

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