Tim Ericsen, COO of Tait Environmental Services, spoke at the Pacific Oil Conference last week in Los Angeles.
Educational topics covered legal issues, environmental compliance, marketing, regulations and best practices for
- Retail, and
specific tracks over a three day period. Networking events were a large focus, to expand businesses professional circles at and away from the tradeshow floor.
Events at the Pacific Oil Conference
Having performed over 50,000 DO inspections in California since 2005, “Designated Operators – What You Need to Know” was a comfortable topic for TES. Our team currently provides third-party DO services for over 650 UST locations throughout the state and thoroughly understands the challenges faced by UST owners. The session focused on how to effectively manage a third-party provider, while getting the most “bang for your buck.” Specific topics included:
- Understanding the role of the Designated Operator
- Common Errors and Omissions
- Value-Added Services
Example Slide Common Errors portion of the presentation: Expired Designated Operator Certification
TAIT also provides certification prep courses for the ICC California Designated Operator exam. To date, TAIT has prepared over 4,000 students for their certification exam. Classroom-based courses are offered throughout the year in both southern and northern California. Learn more about TAIT’s training offerings in California and across the nation at www.PSTinstruction.com.
Whether you hire a third-party our handle the Designated Operator role in-house, TAIT has a solution for you! Contact us for more information and to schedule inspections.
Tim Ericsen teaching the TAIT California Designated Operator Training Course