APTI 452: principLES and practices of air pollution

March 26-28, 2019


training Location

New Jersey State Police Technology Center (aka NJ Forensic Science Technology Center)
1200 Negron Drive
Hamilton Township, NJ 08691

Phone: 609-585-5051


NOTE: Attendees will need to bring state issued ID and driver’s license. Other acceptable forms of ID include passport or passport card.

Free Parking!

Class Length: 3 – day lecture course


INSTRUCTORS:  Mary Boyer and Joe Paisie




Course Description

This entry-level course presents a broad overview of the major aspects of air pollution control. The lessons include information about pollutants, pollutant sources, effects of pollution, dispersion of pollutants, measurement and control of emissions, laws and regulations pertaining to air pollution control, and other related topics.



This training course is recommended as a background course for all areas of study in the APTI curriculum.


Target Audience

This course is designed for regulatory personnel who are new to the air quality regulatory field. This class is intended for engineers, scientists and technicians who are new personnel in regulatory agencies and will have responsibility for permit review and/or regulatory compliance.



Please register on-line at www.APTI-learn.net by February 25, 2019

NOTE: There is NO registration fee for state and local employees to attend this training. A nominal fee of $31.00 will be charged for Federal employees.


Hampton Inn & Suites Robbinsville
153 West Manor Way
Robbinsville, NJ 08691

NoteAll reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card. You are responsible for making your own hotel reservations.

Room Rate: $99.00 plus tax

Phone Reservations: Please call 609-259-0300 and mention the MARAMA March 2019 Group

On-line Reservations: CLICK HERE (Enter TMM as the special rate code)

Hotel Reservation Deadline: February 25, 2019

Complimentary breakfast from 6 AM – 10 AM!
Free parking for overnight guests!
Free WiFi in guest rooms!

NOTE: Cancellation without penalty up to 48 hours prior to your arrival. MARAMA will not be responsible for any cancellation charges.


MARAMA will offer support to cover the cost of room and tax (March 25th, 26th and 27th) for up to 2 staff members per MARAMA member agency. Supported attendees are responsible for all incidentals and travel. Overnight support is not available to those who live within 50 miles of the course location.

Alternative support requests: Please let us know if you will be requesting additional support (other than that being offered by MARAMA above), and we will send your state air director a travel support request on-line form to complete for approval consideration.

NOTE: Approximately two weeks PRIOR to the training course, we will email MARAMA’s Training Committee with a link to request lodging support for up to 2 agency staff members.