Flytipping, waste enforcement and duty of care


Date: Tuesday 30th August 2016

          Thursday 17th November 2016

          Thursday 23rd March 2017

Where: Keep Scotland Beautiful offices in Stirling

This one-day course is essential for all private and public organisations who are responsible for waste enforcement or who dispose of commercial waste. The training examines all relevant legislation, explores best practice in commercial waste enforcement, provides practical solutions for tackling flytipping and methods to ensure compliance with duty of care requirements. All aspects of the course are demonstrated by practical examples and discussion of the best use of the relevant legislation.


Learning outcomes

By the end of this training you will able to:

  • Understand the relevant sections of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the Refuse Disposal Amenity Act 1978
  • Know when and how to apply the legislation to tackle various waste and flytipping enforcement issues
  • Identify routes to obtain evidence
  • Draft and present a case to obtain an appropriate outcome.


Accreditation: This course has 5 hours of Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) accreditation

Cost: £250 plus VAT. Discounts available for partner organisations


To book a place, please call us on 01786 471333 or email