40 CFR 60.2905 - What are the operator training and qualification requirements?
(a) No OSWI unit can be operated unless a fully trained and qualified OSWI unit operator is accessible, either at the facility or can be at the facility within 1 hour. The trained and qualified OSWI unit operator may operate the OSWI unit directly or be the direct supervisor of one or more other plant personnel who operate the unit. If all qualified OSWI unit operators are temporarily not accessible, you must follow the procedures in § 60.2911.
(1) Training on the thirteen subjects listed in paragraphs (c)(1)(i) through (xiii) of this section.
(i) Environmental concerns, including types of emissions.
(ii) Basic combustion principles, including products of combustion.
(iv) Combustion controls and monitoring.
(v) Operation of air pollution control equipment and factors affecting performance (if applicable).
(vi) Inspection and maintenance of the incinerator and air pollution control devices.
(ix) Bottom and fly ash characteristics and handling procedures.
(x) Applicable Federal, State, and local regulations, including Occupational Safety and Health Administration workplace standards.
(xi) Pollution prevention.
(xii) Waste management practices.
(xiii) Recordkeeping requirements.
(2) An examination designed and administered by the instructor.
(3) Written material covering the training course topics that may serve as reference material following completion of the course.