Puerto Rico Class A/B UST Operator Training

Live Classroom – $595.00Register


UST Training has teamed up with our good friends Las Americas Petroleum Services (LAPS) to provide a course that will prepare students to become a Class A/B UST operator in Puerto Rico. Attend this lively, interactive class to learn about UST rules, best management practices and come away with practical advice about being a top notch UST operator. Seating is limited, sign up today! This course is approved by the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board (EQB).

Why do you have to participate?
The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (Public Law 109-058, signed Aug 8, 2005) establishes that all owners, operators and employees of facilities with underground storage tanks (UST’s) must be duly trained and certified to maintain their facility in operation. This law was made effective Aug 8, 2012.

Who must participate?
All owner and operator that has a fuel underground storage tank in their facility.

Why is it beneficial?

  • It empowers the owner /operator with knowledge of the regulations pertaining to UST’s.
  • Creates awareness of the importance to inspect and maintain their facility in compliance with environmental regulations.
  • It helps minimize the environmental impact and the remediation costs involved by detecting situations for potential leak/spill risks.


  • Energy Policy Act of 2005
  • Leak Detection in Tanks / Lines
  • Cathodic Protection Systems
  • Overfill and Spill Prevention
  • Environmental Regulations (Permits, Documentation, Inspections to
  • equipment)
  • Exhibition and Presentation of UST system equipments/components


  • Benjamin Thomas, Petroleum Tank Training Institute
  • Frank Aquino, Las Americas Petroleum Services
  • Deborah Caban, Las Americas Petroleum Services

Includes: certificate, binder, lunch, breaks and parking

Cost: $595 per person

Dates: TuesdayS and Wednesdays until December 31, 2012 at the San Juan Marriott in Condado, San Juan, PR

October 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 30, 31
November 13, 14, 27, 28
December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19

Ponce:  10/24 & 10/25

Aguadilla:  10/30 & 10/31



San Juan Marriott Resort‎
1309 Ashford Avenue
San Juan, PR 00907, Puerto Rico

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Telephone: 787-769-8693
Fax: 787-752-6345
Email: lapspr@aol.com / training@laps-corp.com
We accept ATH / Visa / Master Card

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