The Education Council is the component of the Air & Waste Management Association that is responsible for education and training programs.

It produces and promotes programs and activities in education and training. The goal of its programming is to encourage adequate human resources in the fields of air and waste management, improve the knowledge and skills of members and the public, and exchange information to improve environmental knowledge and decisions. 

Primarily, this Council: 

  • develops and delivers professional development programs on leading-edge topics within the realm of air and waste management such as webinars and courses  
  • develops and delivers materials used to educate members, other environmental management professionals, the media, educators, and the general public about environmental issues 

All Association members with interest in education and training are encouraged to participate in its activities by joining the committees of the Council.