Certifications and Courses
The program offers a variety of workshops and many of these can be additionally customized to meet your training needs. Some of the classes have an exam and passing the course and exam results in issuance of a certification which is valid for 3 years. To maintain certifications, a "refresher class" or recertification class is required at 3 year intervals. A current Certification list of individuals is available on this website. The program also offers classes that do not have an exam or certifications. Any of the classes offered can be moved "in-house" to your facility, provided you have at least 25 attendees.
Construction Stormwater Certification
This program offers the following certification classes for Erosion and Sediment control on construction sites. These classes are required in the Minnesota Department of Transportation Standard Specifications for work on MnDOT projects.
Construction Stormwater Re-Certification
The following recertification classes are needed every three years to maintain the certifications above.
Operations and Maintenance of Permanent Stormwater Treatment Practices Certification
The following workshop offers certification for maintenance of permenant stormwater management practices. This is not currently required by MnDOT or the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.
Several of the certifications above have been customized for specific industry needs. Additional certifications can also be established based on needs. Examples of customized content include:
- Underground Utility Construction
- Pipeline Utility Construction
- Linear Project Construction
- Commercial Project Construction
- Transmission Utility Construction
The following classes focus on stormwater management on industrial sites
The following classes provide stormwater training for municipal personnel.
MR4001 - Regulatory Enforcement
MS1108 - Illicit Discharge Management
Other Stormwater Topics
ED4201 - Designing for Volume Control and Infiltration
ES2002 - Small Site and Residential Construction Management
ED5005 - Enhanced Reactive Filters