2022 MARAMA “Virtual” Tampering Training Workshop
Day 1: Thursday, January 13, 2022 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Day 2: Thursday, January 20, 2022 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Program Development: This will be a virtual event, so we encourage you to plan on breaking out of your current work from home routine and plan on joining us for this exhilarating event to listen and interact with each other. We are developing the program now, so if you have an idea or topic for us to consider, please reach out to Melissa Evanego, NJDEP as well as MARAMA’s Training Coordinators, Jackie Burkhardt and Sue Dilli.

Workshop Description: Tampered vehicles have become a major source of concern for air quality in the MARAMA region and Northeast. MARAMA is hosting this two day session which will provide information session for policy makers and managers of why tampered vehicle inspections are valuable in combating the regional ozone and the toxic particulate matter emissions followed by a detailed second day of training specifically for inspectors to perform tamper related investigations on vehicles.

    Day 1 Topics

  • What is tampering?
  • Impacts of Tampering
  • State Programs
  • Tampering Regulations

    Day 2 Topics

  • How to do an Inspection
  • Types of Inspections
  • How do you Return a Tampered Vehicle Back to its Original Configuration?
  • Lessons Learned