Continuing Education

DPOR-Accredited Continuing Education


Pollard Environmental provides DPOR-accredited instruction on the regulations, issues/concerns, and recommended due diligence procedures associated with residential and farm petroleum storage tanks. Although the DPOR credits are set-up for real estate professionals’ licensing requirements, our classes are also available to home inspectors, petroleum distributors and jobbers, investors, tank owners, and other interested parties. If you are interested in learning more or scheduling a class, please fill out the form on this page to get in touch with us.

We provide the following CE and PL Credit Courses:

  • 1-Hour “Awareness”
  • 2-Hour “Comprehensive”
  • 3-Hour “Comprehensive with Case Studies”

Meet the Instructor

John S. Pollard of Pollard EnvironmentalJohn S. Pollard is a Virginia Certified Professional Geologist and President of Pollard Environmental, LLC. He has over 30 years of consulting and contracting experience in underground petroleum storage tank compliance and environmental remediation. He earned a B.S. in Earth Sciences from the University of Notre Dame and a M.S. in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia.

Mr. Pollard has served on committees with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality for determining policy and procedures for responding to petroleum releases from residential heating oil tanks.

DPOR Class Request Form

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