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May 21, 2019

Our Arizona Class A/B UST Operator Training Course Now Online

Attention Arizona UST Operators: our Arizona Class A/B UST Operator Training course is now available online and meets the requirements of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (AZ DEQ). Check it out!

Previously our course was based on Federal UST rules but we now offer a standalone, Arizona-specific course that contains all the new UST rules. Arizona now requires a refresher every 3 years for Class A/B operators.

There are only a few training options in Arizona and we are proud to offer ours that is 100% online. No travel time involved!

Want a training solution that is 100% online and can be done from any computer with high-speed Internet?

See why UST Operators love our online training and what sets ours apart from other solutions.

May 21, 2019

Northwest Tank Now An Authorized Reseller of Our Class A/B and C Courses

Our good friends at Northwest Tank are now an authorized reseller of our online training for Class A/B and C UST operators. Washington-based Northwest Tank has been testing UST systems in the Pacific Northwest and has helped UST Training provide operator and inspector training over the years. Check them out!

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May 20, 2019

NECSCMA Now An Authorized Reseller of Class C Training

The New England Convenience Store & Energy Marketer Association (NECSCMA) is now an authorized reseller of our online Class C UST operator training for UST operators in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. Check it out!

NECSCMA members are being offered a 15% discount on all purchases between now and July 1. Contact us with your Member ID for the coupon code.

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May 17, 2019

PEI’s RP 1200 Open for 30 Day Comment Period

PEI today opened a 30-day comment period on draft revisions to RP1200: Recommended Practices for the Testing and Verification of Spill, Overfill, Leak Detection and Secondary Containment Equipment at UST Facilities. The proposed revisions add low liquid level containment sump testing procedures to Chapter 6: Spill Bucket and Containment Sump Testing.

For Class A/B UST operators, it’s important to know that this standard was created to help UST owners have industry standards for testing the proper operation of leak detection and overfill devices, as well as the tightness of sumps and spill buckets. Nationwide these tests are either in effect now or will be shortly.

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We Still Have a Ways to Go…

May 15, 2019

Okay you “What’s Wrong with This Picture” guessers: Here’s the jackpot post, so put on your detective hats and see if you can guess what’s wrong. Unfortunately, all these pictures are recent, so, try as we might, there’s still work to do out there. Please keep these pictures coming our way.

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May 9, 2019

Our Alabama Class A/B UST Operator Training is Now Approved and Online

The Alabama Department of Environmental Management has approved our online Alabama Class A/B UST Operator Training course. Check it out!

UST Training was the nation’s first approved Class A/B UST operator trainer (2003) and we are excited to finally offer Alabama operators our inspirational and nationally recognized training material.

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May 8, 2019

30 Years of Federal UST Regulations – Read the Latest Edition of LUSTLine

The latest edition of LUSTLine is now available online and is full great articles. Read about how the UST program improved environmental protection for millions of Americans and see quotes by our long time friends Ed Kubinsky of Crompco, Brad Hoffman of Tanknology, Rich Spiese of State of Vermont, Ron Fulenchek of 7-Eleven, Kevin Henderson formally of Mississippi DEQ, Bob Renkes formally of PEI, and even Ben Thomas of UST Training.

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May 7, 2019

Need Help Knowing What to Test and When?

Hi Class A/B UST Operator:

Are you confused about what to do and when regarding testing the equipment on your UST system? You’re probably not alone. Use this handy table to figure out which device needs testing and when. This table combines both the “older” UST rules plus some new ones your state UST agency probably recently adopted.

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May 7, 2019

12 Things You Might Not Know About Us

How well do you know your training company? Did you know these twelve things? Read on!

1. The training you took is always available. Once you have an online account with us, it’s available forever. So when you buy, say, a Class A/B online course, you can come back to review your course as often as you like. And there’s no cost to review or reprint a certificate or handout.

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May 6, 2019

CWPMA Members get a 25% Discount on all Class A/B and C Training

Are you a member of the Colorado Wyoming Petroleum Marketers Association (CWPMA)? If so, you can get a 25% discount off all Colorado Class A/B and C UST operator training purchases from us. Contact us for your discount coupon code.

Also if you have a petroleum marketer, trade association, or large company that needs bulk Class A/B and C licenses in any state, contact us about creating your own discount code.