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This 4-hour workshop will satisfy the trained contractor representative requirements.


2020 NYS-DEC 4 Hr. Contractor Training - Erosion & Sediment Control

  • Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation's SPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Construction Activity GP-0-15-0002 specifies that developers, contractors and subcontractors shall have one trained contractor from their company that will be responsible for implementation of Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP's), and have at least one trained contractor on site on a daily basis when soil disturbing activities are being performed. These trained contractor representatives must receive 4 hours of training in the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control endorsed by NYSDEC, SWCD or CPESC, Inc. every three years. This 4-hour workshop will satisfy the trained contractor representative training requirement as specified in this general permit.

Upon completion of the course, each participant will receive a NYS DEC Stormwater Training Number on a certificate and wallet card good for 3 years.

Presented by Kevin Sumner, District Manager, Orange County Soil & Water Conservation District

Course Agenda:

8:30 - 9:00 AM Registration

9:00 -11:00 AM Regulations, SWPPP Preparation

11-11:15 AM Break

11:15 AM -1:00 PM Erosion & Sediment Control, Post Development, Stormwater Management

Questions? Please contact Christine DeGroodt @ 845-343-1873


$100/person; Pre-Registration is required by 1/29/2020


Erik Schellenberg
Commercial Horticulture and Natural Resources Educator
845-344-1234 Ext.260


Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County
18 Seward Avenue
Suite 300 (third floor)
Middletown, New York 10940

Last updated February 3, 2020