Air Permitting and Compliance Workshop Scheduled for Oct. 26 in Frankfort

The upcoming Air Permitting and Compliance Workshop, hosted by the Division of Compliance Assistance (DCA), aims to assist and educate regulated facilities so they understand and can comply with their environmental regulations.  Speakers from DCA and the Division for Air Quality (DAQ) will be highlighting how to obtain an air quality permit and follow the requirements of the permit.

This one-day, interactive workshop will help those new to air permitting understand the basics and will clarify the application process, including how to calculate potential emissions.  It will also assist facilities in understanding the requirements of their air permits, including record keeping and reporting.  The audience will be made aware of the common violations and how to avoid a notice of violation.  Attendees will also be informed of upcoming regulation changes.  The full agenda is available online at

This introductory-level workshop will be beneficial for environmental or facility managers, small business owners, consultants, educational institutions, health and safety professionals, economic development professionals, or anyone who needs an overview of environmental permits.

The workshop will be held in Frankfort, KY on October 26th at the new DEP office on Sower Boulevard.  The cost of attendance will be $80 for general admission, and $40 for KY EXCEL members.  To register for this event, please visit  The registration period ends on October 21st.  Any questions regarding the Air Permitting and Compliance Workshop can be directed to DCA at 502-564-6324 or