Our Hawaii Class A/B UST Operator Training Course Has Been Re-Approved

May 29, 2018

Our Hawaii Class A/B UST Operator Training Course Has Been Re-Approved

Aloha Hawai’i UST Operators. Our Class A/B UST Operator Training course has just been re-approved by the Department of Health (DOH). The course needed to be updated to account for the rule changes, which go into effect this summer.  Check it out!

And for a limited time we are offering a discount on all Hawai’i Class A/B licenses though June 30, 2018. When you check out, add the coupon code ALOHAUST and save 20%.

Or just really want a live class? Ben Thomas of UST Training has a one-day only live class in Honolulu August 1, 2018. Learn more.



May 10, 2018

Lots of Live Classes in 2018

We’ve been super busy this spring gearing up to provide live classroom training throughout the Pacific and Western states. Plus we’re attending a number of cool UST conferences this year.

Interested in attending? Sign up below, And feel free to share this schedule with UST professionals who might benefit from these live classes and events.

Indian Country

Indian Country Class A/B UST Operator Training
Great Wolf Lodge, Grand Mound, WA
May 16, 2018
Open to all tribal UST operators. Register Now. Seating Limited

Tribal Summit Membership Meeting
Great Wolf Lodge, Grand Mound, WA
May 17, 2018
Ben will discuss the 2018 deadline for Indian Country UST operators and how to motivate operators to comply.

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December 11, 2017

Our Florida Class A/B UST Operator Training Course Now Approved

Hello Florida UST Operators. Our Class A/B UST Operator Training course, has just been approved by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). The course has been available for a number of years but now the DEP is required to approve all third party courses. And ours now is approved. Plus we’ve updated the material to include the recent changes to the Florida UST rules. Check it out!

November 13, 2017

What does a suspected release mean? Lessons from a recent UST explosion

Recently in Chicago, a suspected leaky UST system caused fugitive fuel vapors to travel over a mile through a city sewer line and catch fire, causing injury and damage. See the news clip here.

Our friends at Canary Compliance wrote a thoughtful blog post about the importance of alarm response and how remote alarm monitoring can help reduce missing critical alarms.

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November 1, 2017

Last Live Oregon Class A/B courses for 2017

Ben Thomas of UST Training will be providing just two live classes in Oregon before the end of the year: tell your friends and sign up today!

OR (Point S Tire, 25 S. Mill Street, Creswell, OR 97426)
December 5, 2017
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Portland, OR
December 6, 2017
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Overview: Oregon has the distinction of being the first state in the US to require UST operator training back in 2003 and instructor Ben Thomas has trained the majority of UST operators in Oregon since then. This course will prepare students to become a certified Class A/B UST operator in Oregon. Attend this lively, interactive class to learn about UST rules, best management practices, and come away with practical advice about being a top notch UST operator. Seating is limited, sign up today!

Approval: This course is approved by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). The Washington Department of Ecology (DOE) approves this course by reciprocity.

Discounts: Oregon Fuel Association (OFA) members are eligible for a 25% class discount. Discounts are only valid at the time of purchase. If you are a member and need your discount coupon, email us. UST Training is a proud member of OFA.

Refresher: A refresher training is not required unless the UST owner receives a violation notice for significant non-compliance; then refresher training is mandatory. We do encourage voluntary refreshers to help you stay fresh on the content.

Free help: After you’re trained, new UST owners can qualify for a free site visit from the Oregon DEQ to help continue your education. Learn more.

Need Class C training as well? Register your staff today.