Recycling Certification Program FAQs
Why does launching this program make sense for your organization?
What is the title of this program?
What is the value to your members in the recycling sector?
Do you need to be a NRC member to become accredited? No, but we encourage applicants to consider joining if they are not already members or affiliated.
How much will it cost to develop this program?
How do you ensure students come to these classes?
Reference the National Standards program flyer section entitled: “Creating Demand for Trainings”
Can classes be offered online?
Which states are already accredited?
As of March 18, 2015, New Mexico, New Jersey and Pennsylvania are accredited with a pending application from Illinois. California has plans to become accredited. The National Standards Board is currently reaching out to state and regional organizations across the nation, many of whom are interested in launching programs.