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New Mexico
Environment Department
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau

Operator Training

Operator Training Rules effective March 17, 2012

Operator Training Application and Matrix

Operator Training Now Available

Class A/B Operator Training:
The PSTB approved Class A/B operator training presented by Tank Management Services/Williams & Company Consulting, in conjunction with the New Petroleum Marketers Association.  If interested, you may register online at or ask questions using the “Contact Us” feature on the web site.  Additionally, you may call toll free 1-844-303-6752 or e-mail at

The American Petroleum Institute (API) and Antea Group offer a New Mexico state-approved web-based storage tank Operator Training program for Class A/B operators. Web-based training is available through API WorkSafe: Call Eric Larsen at 1-800-477-7411 or email: with questions. Classroom instruction is also provided by Antea Group consultants and can be arranged by calling Eric Larsen at 1-800-477-7411 or emailing Web-based and classroom training meet the training requirements of the Federal Underground Storage Tank Compliance Act of 2005.

Class C Operator Training:

UST Training’s Class C online program, available 24 hours a day for any owner/operator, was approved 11/24/09.  A computer with high speed Internet and speakers are required.  Bulk purchase discounts are available.  See

On 6/14/10, the PSTB approved an online Class C course provided by Petro Classroom, available 24 hours a day.  The course trains your personnel as required by PSTB.  Petro Classroom provides an administrative tool for owners to track Class C personnel by facility to ensure compliance.  Please see the Tank Management Services/Williams & Company Consulting contact information above.

For Antea Group Class C training, please see A/B contact information above.

On 12/29/11 PSTB approved the Class C operator training program provided by Practical American Safety Solutions (PASS).  For information, contact Raymond Rees at 1-866-735-0201 or

TAIT Environmental Services Inc. was approved on 4/26/12 to provide Class C operator training in New Mexico.  Contact Andy Tait at 972-680-5120 or

PSTB has approved in-house Class C training programs for Susser/Stripes (approved 3/24/10), Valero (approved 5/3/10), Western Refining (approved 5/18/10), Circle K (approved 6/21/10), and Love’s (approved 7/1/11).

Click here for FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions) about A, B, and C Operators and TOS (temporarily out of service) tanks

Quick Contact:

PSTB Main Address: 2905 Rodeo Park Drive East, Building #1
Santa Fe NM, 87505
Tel (505) 476-4397
Fax (505) 476-4374

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