ERIC Number: ED070639
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Air Pollution Training Courses July 1972 through June 1973 and University Training Programs.
Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC.
Responding to the demands of the Clean Air Act of 1970, the Manpower Development Staff of the Office of Air Programs has acted to provide more and better-trained practitioners in the field of air pollution control. Numerous courses are conducted through the Institute for Air Pollution Training, while university training programs are administered by the Special Projects Branch of the Manpower Development Staff. Detailed in this booklet are the courses, training programs, requirements, and schedules offered by the staff from July 1972 through June 1973. For the Institute for Air Pollution Training, descriptions include: (1) a chronological schedule of all training courses; (2) regional offices of the Environmental Protection Agency; (3) general course information and requirements; (4) lists of adjunct and resident faculty; (5) regional training locations; (6) course descriptions for orientation courses, the basic course, APEX simulation exercises, and advanced courses; and (7) schedules of resident and field courses. Headquarters for the Institute is The National Environmental Research Center, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. The section on university training programs summarizes graduate programs in 23 universities and 10 specialist training programs. Also described are the Special Projects Branch of the Manpower Development Staff, the University Consortia for Environmental Protection, and fellowship support opportunities. (BL)
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Authoring Institution: Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC.