Nonpoint Source Training Schedule


Bill Longfellow, (207) 287-2821

Basic and Advanced Erosion Control Practices

Description: This course is necessary to become certified in erosion control practices by the Department. In addition to sections on "Why Erosion Control is Important", and "Erosion and How it Happens", participants are provided with information on the proper selection, installation and maintenance of practices such as sediment barriers, mulch, vegetative stabilization, riprap, etc. The course is of primary interest to contractors but could also be helpful to municipal code enforcement officers, consultants, engineers and public works employees.

Fees may apply.

Please register for the following programs through the contact listed.

  • October 18, 2018, Waterboro Town Office, 24 Townhouse Rd, East Waterboro, Maine
    Contact: Tammy Bellman 207-247-6166 x121

  • October 25, 2018, Strong Town Office in the FosterMemorial Building - 14 South Main Street
    Contact: Rosetta White 778-4279 or 212-6109

  • November 14, 2018, EJP, 32 Prescott Street, Gardiner Maine
    Contact: Bill Longfellow 207-287-2821

Continuing Education for Certified Contractors

These courses are designed as continuing education for individuals certified in erosion and sediment control practices by the Department and is required for re-certification, but anyone interested in increasing their knowledge may view it. For those wishing to receive re-certification credit, further instructions are provided in the course itself.

Fees may apply.

Controlling Turbidity from Construction Sites
(Available online or on CD-ROM. To request the course and materials on CD-ROM, please contact JETCC, 207-253-8020)

Permitting 101
(Available online only)

Shoreline Stabilization
(Available online)

Good Housekeeping/Dealing with Contaminated Soils/Spill Prevention and Clean-up
(Available online)

Other Continuing Education Training

    None at this time

Additional Training Opportunities