Training Calendar

Basic Training

  • Online Training - - Understanding Maine's Radon Code - (RR)

    Basic training for Residential Radon Code (video). Click here to watch the video. Good for 3 contact hours in Residential Radon Code.


  • Online Training - Filing Internal & Subsurface Permits and Their Fees - (SW/IP)

    Brent Lawson, State Plumbing Inspector, hosts an online presentation about filing the appropriate internal plumbing and subsurface wastewater permits, and what corresponding fees apply. This training last approximately 90 minutes and can be viewed anytime. After viewing the training, please notify ceo.decd@maine.gov that you have completed the training and two contact hours will be credited to you towards Subsurface Wastewater or Internal Plumbing. To view the training click or copy/paste this link: https://stateofmaine.adobeconnect.com/_a827390218/p8x6vt8hm4k/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal

    Online Training

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Advanced Training

  • Ongoing - Maine DEP: Asbestos and Lead Training Calendar (LI)

    For dates and additional information: http://www.maine.gov/dep/training/index.html


  • Wednesday, Sept. 3 - 2014 Soils and Natural Resource Workshop (LU/SZ)

    The 2014 MAPSS/MAWS/MASE/SSSNNE Soils and Natural Resource Workshop will be held at Mt. Blue State Park in the town of Weld, Maine; on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm. Check-in will be in the Park Headquarters on Center Hill Road from 8:30 am to 9:00 am. You will be given a location map to sites you are to visit.

    This training will earn attendees 6 hours towards recertification in either Land Use and Zoning or Shoreland Zoning.

    If you have any questions about the workshop, call Dave Rocque at 287-2666 or send him an e-mail at david.rocque@maine.gov. Any questions about registration, contact Gary at gfullerton@sebagotechnics.com. Registration form is attached.

    Mt. Blue State Park, Weld, 8:30 a.m. Registration
    Mt. Blue Registration
  • Tuesday, Sept. 16 - Proper Installation of Erosion and Sediment Control BMPs (SZ/LU)

    Join the Maine DEP Nonpoint Source Training and Resource Center for this special workshop. Through a combination of classroom and field training we will review some common errors found in BMP installations. This workshop designed for CEOs, will provide guidance to determine whether erosion and sediment control practices are installed properly on the construction sites you oversee. Class size is limited to 40, so register early to reserve your seat. Course fee is $25. Register no later than August 31, 2014, to avoid a $10 late registration fee. Attendees will earn 3 contact hours in Shoreland Zoning or Land Use.

    MDOT Performance Training Center, Fairfield, 8:45 a.m. - Noon
    Registration Brochure
  • Monday, Sept. 29 - Green Infrastructure ... Planning for Resilience

    This course led by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Service Center training staff will introduce participants to the fundamental green infrastructure concepts that play a critical role in making communities more resilient to natural hazards. Through lectures featuring examples from Maine, group discussions and exercises — participants will learn what they can do to support green infrastructure network design for resiliency from natural hazards. Training is free and provides 6 contact hours in Land Use or Shoreland Zoning. Registration information below.

    Ellsworth City Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Registration Brochure
  • Wednesday, Oct. 1 - Green Infrastructure ... Planning for Resilience

    This course led by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Service Center training staff will introduce participants to the fundamental green infrastructure concepts that play a critical role in making communities more resilient to natural hazards. Through lectures featuring examples from Maine, group discussions and exercises — participants will learn what they can do to support green infrastructure network design for resiliency from natural hazards. Training is free and provides 6 contact hours in Land Use or Shoreland Zoning. Registration information below.

    Wells Reserve, 342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Registration Brochure
  • Wednesday, Oct. 1 - MWRA's Plumbing for Water and Wastewater Personnel (IP/SW)

    Senior Inspector of the Maine Plumbers’ Examining Board, Dana Tuttle, will give an overview of the basic plumbing skills needed in the water and wastewater industries. You’ll learn about the rules, laws and regulations pertaining to plumbing including who the authorities are. In addition to the classroom, there will be two hands-on sessions. In the morning there will be a demonstration on piping techniques and then you’ll try your hand at soldering, solvent cement, mechanical joints and saddle valve connections to name a few. During the afternoon session we will go outside (be sure to dress for the weather) and look at backfill materials with the pitch. LPIs will receive 6 contact hours towards recertification. Training will be located at the Public Safety Building, 103 Adams Ave., Lewiston.

    Public Safety Building, 103 Adams Ave., Lewiston, 8 a.m. registration
    Registration Brochure

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