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Operator Training

Operator Training Providers

Current approved training providers are listed at our Operator Training Provider List.  Per Administrative Requirements for Underground Storage Tanks (41 Ill. Adm. Code Part 176), Section 176.635, a) Course approvals shall be valid for a period of 5 years.

If you have any further questions you can contact the Division of Petroleum and Chemical Safety by phone at 217-557-3131, or by Email

       This Trainer Application Form can be filled out and submitted online              only if using Internet Explorer.  All other browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Edge,         etc.) require you to download the document to your computer in order to         be filled out and signed digitally.  

Notice of Violation (NOV)

Section 176.650 Out-of-Compliance Retraining a) Appropriate retraining, including both training and testing, is required for both Class A and Class B Operators of USTs who do not retrain annually, when those Operators have been determined by OSFM to be out of compliance by issuing an NOV pertaining to release detection, corrosion protection, spill and overfill, financial responsibility, or failure to complete training and testing as required by this Subpart.

Final Adoption of Illinois UST Regulations

Links to Forms to Assist with New Regulations