Training - Calendar of Events
Erosion & Sediment Control BMPs Refresher
Date: November 18, 2021
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Bridgton, LEA's Maine Lake Science Center, 51 Willett Road, Bridgton
Contact: Alyson: Lakes Environmental Association 647-3318, ext. 117
This course is intended as a refresher for basic erosion and sedimentation control (ESC) techniques for DEP-certified individuals seeking re-certification credits, but also serves as an introduction to basic and advanced DEP-approved practices in ESC. In 4-hour course, participants will learn why erosion control practices are important, be exposed to the principles of erosion and sedimentation, learn how to properly install and maintain ESC Best Management Practices (BMPs), regulations requiring ESC, and have a chance to discuss ESC applications in in real life situations. Participants are provided with information on the proper selection, installation and maintenance of ESC practices using Maine DEPs Erosion and Sediment Control Practices Field Guide for Contractors.
This class qualifies for 4 hours of Continuing Education Hours (CEH) for individuals Certified in Erosion Control Practices by Maine DEP. This class is approved for 2 Credits for Certified Tank Installers by the Board of Underground Storage Tank Installers, January 2021.