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CoPLAR Awareness

CoPLAR Awareness

Our Code of Practice on Litter and Refuse (Scotland) 2018 awareness training provides an overview of the legislation that underpins the legal requirements for duty bodies and statutory undertakers when considering managing land for litter and road sweeping.

The CoPLAR course can be delivered in person or online.

Focusing on Duty 1 and 2 of the Environmental Protection Act (1990) Section 89, this course will cover all the practical guidance outlined in the Code, including considerations for prioritising land, monitoring and prevention.

The course can be tailored to the individual organisation and is suitable for all levels of staff.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this training you will:

  • Have a detailed understanding of the Code of Practice on Litter and Refuse (Scotland) 2018
  • Be able to adopt monitoring and evaluation techniques to evidence meeting the requirements of the Code
  • Discuss with colleagues challenges and opportunities that the Code provides in relation to service delivery
  • Have an awareness of practice sharing and networking opportunities with peers.


Attending this course

If you are interested in attending this course, please get in touch via the contact form on this page. Please include the name of the course and your preferred contact details and we can discuss requirements and costs. We will then let you know when the next sessions will be delivered.

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