NEW UST Training Just Added: West Virginia Certification Now Available!

New training is here! You can now get certified in the state of West Virginia with our

UST Class A/B Operator Certification Program! 

This course has been reviewed and approved by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) and successful completion of this training will award UST Class A/B operator certification in the state of West Virginia.

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In this 9 module training program, you will learn critical compliance information required to perform your job as a certified UST Class A/B operator in the state of West Virginia. Module topics include:


  • UST Operator Training Requirements
    • State requirements
    • Operator responsibilities
    • Facility and training record requirements
  • Underground Storage Tanks
    • What tanks qualify as USTs
    • Common construction materials
    • Product compatibility and requirements
    • Tank venting
    • Secondary Containment
    • Sumps
  • Spill and Overfill Prevention
    • Correct filling practices
    • Spill prevention equipment and requirements
    • Overfill protection devices
    • Prevention requirements
  • Release Detection
    • Automatic tank gauging (ATG) systems and regulatory requirements
    • ATG monthly leak tests
    • Inventory control and common problems
    • Monitoring devices
    • Under-dispenser containment (UDC)
    • Release detection requirements
    • Spill detection inspections
  • Corrosion Control
    • Corrosion protection requirements
    • Cathodic protection, testing and recordkeeping
    • Interior lining
  • UST Financial Requirements
    • Demonstrating financial responsibility
    • UST financial responsibility categories
    • Required dollar amount of financial responsibility
    • Required scope of coverage
    • General recordkeeping/reporting requirements
    • When coverage is no longer necessary
  • Registration, Repairs, Temporary, and Permanent Tank Closure
    • Notification and storage tank registration requirements
    • When certified workers are necessary
    • Delivery prohibition programs
    • Closing a tank temporarily and permanently
  • Emergency Response
    • UST release response
    • Identifying and responding to suspected releases
    • Short and long-term actions
    • Spill containment materials
    • Steps to follow when responding to a petroleum spill
    • Spills reaching water
    • Large spills
  • Recordkeeping and Reporting
    • Importance of recordkeeping
    • Recordkeeping requirements

Plus much more!



Reduce your risk of noncompliance.

Get your West Virginia UST Class A/B Certification today.


And be sure to check out our catalog of all UST state-certified and preparatory training programs: