ATA Founder Profile
About The Founder
Scott Olson has years training experience including eight in higher education and presently delivers over 100 programs annually. He is the former Chair of the Environmental & Safety Technology Department at Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) and former Director of the Colorado Environmental Training Center. Mr. Olson instructed in the Environmental Compliance degree program for eight years and developed the state accredited curriculum.

He is the founder and owner of Altitude Training Associates and adjunct faculty at RRCC, San Juan College, and Laramie County Community College. His instructional abilities have helped the OSHA Training Institute and Environmental Training Center become one of the best training sites in the country.

Scott Olson Teaching a Stormwater Management Training Class

Mr. Olson is the author of International Environmental Standards Handbook, a 350-page reference book published in 1999, and he has traveled internationally presenting environmental programs. He is a member of the National Environmental Training Association, International Erosion Control Association and American Society for Training and Development.

His students have selected him for Who's Who Among America's Teachers in 1996, 1998, and 2000 and he is listed in NETA's Who's Who Among Environmental Instructors.