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Training Resources in California

State-Specific Resources
StormwaterOneStormaterOne provides construction professionals with web-based stormwater training.
California DEP Stormwater Program Training OpportunitiesStormwater training opportunities currently available in the state of California.
California Watershed EngineeringCWE is a consulting, engineering, and planning firm, helping both public and private sector clients to improve the quality of life in our watersheds in an innovative, cost-effective, and holistic manner. CWE offers stormwater compliance training that meets the requirements of the NPDES General Permit for stormwater discharges associated with construction activity. Our training program covers: stormwater pollution prevention from construction sites; proper selection, installation, maintenance, and inspection of construction BMPs; preparation of a Sampling and Analysis Plan (SAP); water quality sampling techniques; reporting; and analysis of water quality data.
Associated General Contractors of CaliforniaThe Associated General Contractors of California provides training courses in construction quality management, SWPPP 24 hours Caltrans Certified and other courses related to the construction industry.
Associated General Contractors of San Diego, CAThe Associated General Contractors of San Diego provides construction education classes, including advanced SWPPP training.
California Department of Public TransportationFrom time to time, Caltrans hosts workshops to discuss stormwater issues. All interested parties are invited to attend, including contractors, stakeholders and State agency representatives.
California Stormwater Quality AssociationThe California Stormwater Best Management Practice Handbooks reflect the current practices, standards, and significant amount of knowledge gained since the early 90s about the effectiveness of BMPs.
Associated General Contractors of CaliforniaProvides calendar of education and training, including erosion and stormwater management training.
Associated Contractors of American, San Diego Chapter, IncProvides a calendar of construction education classes

Regional Resources Available in California
US EPA Region 9Provides limited listings of stormwater training and conferences, mostly offered by organizations.

National Resources Available in California
National Stormwater CenterThe National Stormwater CenterÂ’s courses focus on permit compliance and intent of the regulations. Our courses were developed by former enforcement officers to result in stormwater inspectors who are knowledgeable and who possess the necessary skills as per permit definitions.
International Erosion Control AssociationThe International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is a non-profit, member organization that provides education, resource information and business opportunities for professionals in the erosion and sediment control industry. Erosion, sediment control and stormwater management training is available from your home or office. IECA webinars are 60 to 90-minute, topic-focused, online training (elearning) sessions you can take anywhere you have access to an internet connection and a phone.
Stormwater Services Group LLCThe new Phase II rules require stormwater permits at construction sites one acre and larger. This permit requires weekly inspections and maintenance of the installed erosion and sedimentation control devices. Stormwater Services Group provides in-house training for these topics and others relating to permit and environmental compliance.
National Association of Home BuildersNAHB, and its affiliated state and local builder associations, offer a rich array of events, courses, and meetings. The events listed are geared towards StormWater topics.
American Society of Civil EngineersASCE holds more than 300 seminars and computer workshops each year on a wide variety of technical, management, and regulatory topics includes hydraulics and water resources. These seminars are held in more than 45 cities across the U.S.
Associated General Contractors of AmericaAGC of America is committed to providing the best resources and information in order to enhance performance and career development opportunities for individuals, member firms and the construction industry.
StormCon - North American Surface Water Quality Conference & ExpositionStormCon is where you will find the latest stormwater program management and BMPs performance case studies, research, technology, and services–in an unparalleled education and training setting for anyone involved in surface-water quality.
Stormwater SolutionsStorm Water Solutions offers the latest news, expert opinions, technical articles, case studies and product information relevant to the storm water industry. Provides a calendar of events, including stormwater training courses.
US Environmental Protection AgencyThe NPDES Permitting program offers training courses, workshops, and webcasts to explain the regulatory framework and technical considerations of the NPDES Permit program. These courses are designed for permit writers, dischargers, EPA officials, and other interested parties.
Center for Watershed ProtectionThe Center for Watershed Protection provides local governments, activists, and watershed organizations around the country with the technical tools for protecting some of the nation's most precious natural resources: our streams, lakes and rivers.
The Low Impact Development Center, IncThe Low Impact Development Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of Low Impact Development technology. Offers stormwater management training.
Environmental Resource CenterLearn how to comply with the latest storm water management regulations at this comprehensive one-day class. You will learn about the various permit options available, how to develop required storm water pollution prevention plans, which best management practices are right for your facility or site, and methods for collecting and handling samples. Both industrial and construction storm water management requirements are covered, as well as state-specific requirements.
Green-BuildingsFor fee 8-hour CPSWPP online stormwater training and certification educates and certifies individuals to prepare Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans. Professionals certified as a CPSWPPP are also certified to implement and inspect sites for stormwater compliance.

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