An Ohio Stormwater Association
Pre-Conference Certification Opportunity!
Wednesday, May 10th
Ohio Stormwater Association has partnered with StormwaterONE to bring you the most innovative construction credentialing program available anywhere!
Building on StormwaterONE's 5-Star online training programs we have partnered to offer a program that blends best in class eLearning modules with a May 10th pre-conference field training event – "Rain or Shine!"
You have 4 distinct choices:
Participants who have completed the online courses and attended
the "Rain or Shine!" field event will "Walk the Stage" at a private graduation ceremony upon return to the Kalahari Conference Center.
"Rain or Shine!" - Construction Field Training Event
Our friends at Marblewood Homes has granted us access to their 29-acre multi-phase residential construction project, The Courtyards At Plum Brook.
This site is the ideal training environment to drive home the lessons learned in the online training courses.
At the site we will discuss stormwater inspection protocols in accordance with the Ohio Construction General Permit (OH CGP). You will be provided a BMP overview that will give both novices and experienced professionals alike a number of visual reference points for improving or beginning SWPPP protocols.
Expect an action-packed, fun-filled day – Rain or Shine!
As Easy as 1-2-3:
Complete your online training modules
Bring your PPE to Sandusky, Wednesday, May 10th for "Rain or Shine!"
Your 4 Distinct Choices
This QCIS credentialing program educates individuals within the State of Ohio to properly inspect and maintain a construction site in compliance with the Ohio Authorization for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Construction Activity Under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System. Online Course Modules include: - Ohio NPDES Storm Water General Permit - Principles and Practices of Erosion Control - Principles and Practices of Sediment Control - Principles and Practices of Pollution Prevention - On-Site Construction Inspections
QCIS - ADVANCED
FIELD EVENT ONLY
Join Subject Matter Expert, Brad Flack, for an inspection of a multi-phase residential construction project. This site came highly recommended by Erie County Soil & Water for its complexities and the owners dedication to compliance! Brad will: - Discuss inspection tips and tricks in accordance with the OH CGP - Review a variety of Erosion & Sediment Control, and Good Housekeeping BMPs -Walk you through SWPPP and inspection documentation
STORMWATER MANAGEMENT FOR CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES - ADVANCED
This Level 1 Advanced program covers an overview of the Clean Water Act, the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit program, the proper installation and maintenance of temporary pollution controls (Best Management Practices - "BMPs") and On-Site Construction Inspections. Online Course Modules include: - Introduction to the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System - Principles and Practices of Erosion Control (Condensed) - Principles and Practices of Sediment Control (Condensed) - Principles and Practices of Pollution Prevention (Condensed) - On-Site Construction Inspections (Condensed)
QPSWPPP - ADVANCED
As a QPSWPPP, you will receive a dual credential as a QCIS, which qualifies you to inspect and maintain construction sites for stormwater compliance. This program covers the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control as well as the proper reporting and documentation requirements for ensuring compliance under the Ohio NPDES General Permit program. Online Course Modules include: - Ohio NPDES Storm Water General Permit - Principles and Practices of Erosion Control - Principles and Practices of Sediment Control - Principles and Practices of Pollution Prevention - On-Site Construction Inspections - Preparation of a Construction Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan