The Otsego Soil & Water Conservation District will be holding a 4-hour Erosion and Sediment Control Training for Contractors, Developers, Engineers and any individuals involved in soil disturbance activities on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.
Under the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation’s Stormwater Permit, all developers, contractors and subcontractors must identify at least one trained individual from their company that will be responsible for implementation of the Stormwater Pollution Preventions Plan (SWPPP), and have at least one trained individual on site on a daily basis when soil disturbance activities are being performed.
Also, developers must have a qualified inspector conduct regular site inspections in accordance with the construction general permit.
Qualified inspectors and trained individuals must have 4 hours of training in the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control endorsed by NYS DEC, SWCD, or CPESC Inc. Training is good for 3 years. $100 per person (non-refundable) Pre payment and registration deadline is Friday, February 22, 2019. Please complete the attached registration form and send payment to Otsego SWCD, 967 County Highway 33, Cooperstown, NY 13326
Photo ID is required at door. Registration is from 9:00 am to 9:30 am.
Place: Quality Inn, 5206 St. Hwy. 23, Oneonta, NY 13820
Coffee, refreshments upon arrival and lunch will be served at noon.