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Certification Courses

CPSWQ®, CPESC®, CESSWI™, CMS4S™
and CISEC®
Become Certified in One of Five Areas of Expertise at StormCon 2014!

Become a Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality (CPSWQ), Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC), a Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI), a Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC), or a Certified Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Specialist (CMS4S).

Click on the certification names below or scroll down for more details.
Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC)
Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality (CPSWQ)
Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC)
Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI)
Certified Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Specialist (CMS4S)

Please Note: You must receive a letter of approval from the corresponding certifying board to take the certification exam of your choice. See details for each certification under “How to Apply for the Exam.”

Additional information and the required forms are available at www.cisec.org (for CISEC), www.cpswq.org (for CPSWQ), www.cpesc.org (for CPESC), www.cesswi.org (for CESSWI), and www.cms4s.org (for CMS4S).

Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC®)
CISEC Training Modules and Examination (Skill Level: Intermediate)

Review Course:
Sunday, August 3, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 
Monday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Certification Exam: 1:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Attend this Course?
CISEC, Inc. provides a naitonwide inspector certification program (see www.cisecinc.org) for individuals that: This two-day intermediate level course will provide training modules to those
Course Outline
Day 1 (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
Module 1: EPA Rules & Regulations Module 2: Background of an Inspector Module 3: Inspecting BMPs Day 2 (8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon.)
Module 4: Conducting Construction Site Inspections

Day 2 (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
CISEC Certification Examination


Instructors
To be Determined

cpswq

Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality (CPSWQ®)

Review Course:
Sunday, August 3, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 
Certification Exam:
Monday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

What is CPSWQ?
The Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality is a designation that provides evidence of qualifications in stormwater management principles and methods. CPSWQ certification is available to those who have the educational training, as well as the demonstrated expertise and experience in computing, analyzing, and evaluating stormwater quality.

CPSWQ certification benefits you by:

Register for the full-day Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality (CPSWQ) Exam Review Session on Sunday, August 18, 2013, and apply to take the exam on Monday, August 19, 2013, or participate in the review session and take the exam at a later date. You may register to attend the review session only, without having to take the exam.

Please note: To take the CPSWQ certification exam, you must have received a letter of approval from CPSWQ Inc. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.” Additional information and the required forms are available at www.cpswq.org.

How to Get Certified:
Applicants must successfully pass a proctored one-day exam covering hydrology, environmental indicators, impacts of urbanization, and federal and state laws and regulations. A full-day exam review session is offered on Sunday, August 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The exam is offered the following day, Monday, August 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You must have prior approval from CPSWQ Inc. to take the exam on Monday, August 20. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.”

 How to Register for the Exam Review Session:
Anyone is eligible to attend the full-day review session on Sunday, August 19. You must complete the StormCon registration form and mail or fax it to us, or register online to reserve your space. Your registration fee for the exam review session includes a review workbook with essential information for passing the CPSWQ exam. Whether you’re taking the exam or considering becoming certified in the future, this is a great opportunity to review the essentials of stormwater, hydrology, and urban runoff.

How to Apply for the Exam:
To be eligible to sit for the CPSWQ exam on Monday, August 19, 2013, in Myrtle Beach, SC, you must complete and submit the StormCon registration form to us by mail or fax, or register online to reserve your space. You must also apply to the certifying organization, CPSWQ Inc., with your academic and work history and professional references.

For a CPSWQ exam application form and further information, please visit www.cpswq.org. You are not eligible to take the exam unless you have received a confirmation letter by mail from CPSWQ Inc. prior to the exam date.

CPSWQ Exam Application Deadline:
The CPSWQ review committee needs 45 days to evaluate your information and confirm your eligibility to sit for the exam. Your materials must be received by CPSWQ Inc. no later than July 6, 2013, to allow for enough time.

CPSWQ Contact Information:
EnviroCert International Inc.
CPSWQ Interim Program Manager
Phone: 828-655-1600 828-655-1600 
Fax: 828-655-1620
Web Site: www.cpswq.org
Mailing Address: 49 State Street, Marion, NC 28752-4020

Who Sponsors the CPSWQ Certification?
The Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality program has been certifying professionals for more than 11 years. In 1998, the CPESC Council developed a certification program for stormwater professionals who had already obtained CPESC certification. Now, with input from the federal EPA, this CPSWQ certification is available for stormwater professionals who do not necessarily have CPESC certification.

 

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cpesc

Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC®)

Review Course:
Sunday, August 3, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Certification Exam:
Monday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

What is CPESC?
The Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control is a designation that provides evidence of qualifications in erosion and sediment control principles and applications. CPESC certification is available to those who have the educational training, as well as the demonstrated expertise and experience in computing, analyzing, and evaluating erosion and sediment control principles and methods.

CPESC certification benefits you by:
Enhancing your professional credibility
Promoting public awareness of the erosion and sediment control profession
Allowing you greater influence on policy decisions affecting technical and professional issues
Providing access to educational opportunities and sources of information
Leveraging your career opportunities through professional contacts

Register for the full-day Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control Exam Review Session on Sunday, August 18, 2013 and apply to take the exam on Monday, August 20. 2013, or participate in the review session and take the exam at a later date. You may register to attend the review session only, without having to take the exam.

Please note: To take the CPESC certification exam you must have received a letter of approval from CPESC Inc. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.” Additional information and the required forms are available at www.cpesc.org.

How to Get Certified:
Applicants must successfully pass a proctored one-day exam covering hydrology, environmental indicators, impacts of urbanization, and federal and state laws and regulations. A full-day exam review session is offered on Sunday, August 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The exam is offered the following day, Monday, August 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You must have prior approval from CPESC Inc. to take the exam on Monday, August 20. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.”

How to Register for the Exam Review Session:
Anyone is eligible to attend the full-day review session on Sunday, August 19. You must complete the StormCon registration form and mail or fax it to us, or register online at www.StormCon.com to reserve your space. Your registration fee for the exam review session includes a review workbook with essential information for passing the CPESC exam. Whether you’re taking the exam or considering becoming certified in the future, this is a great opportunity to review the principles of erosion and sediment control, hydrology, and urban runoff.

How to Apply for the Exam:
To be eligible to sit for the CPESC exam on Monday, August 19, 2013, in Myrtle Beach, SC, you must complete and submit the StormCon registration form and mail or fax it to us, or register online at www.StormCon.com to reserve your space. You must also apply to the certifying organization, CPESC Inc., with your academic and work history and professional references.

For a CPESC exam application form and further information, please visit www.cpesc.org. You are not eligible to take the exam unless you have received a confirmation letter by mail from the CPESC organization prior to the exam date.

 CPESC Exam Application Deadline:
The CPESC Inc. review committee needs 45 days to evaluate your information and confirm your eligibility to sit for the exam. Your materials must be received by CPESC Inc. no later than July 6, 2013, to allow enough time.

CPESC Contact Information:
CPESC Program Manager
CPESC Inc.
Phone: 828-655-1600     828-655-1600   
Fax: 828-655-1620
Web Site: www.cpesc.org
Mailing Address: 49 State Street, Marion, NC 28752-4020

Who Sponsors the CPESC Certification?
The Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control program has been certifying professionals for more than 25 years. The CPESC is recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

 

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cesswiCertified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI™)     

 Review Course:
Sunday, August 3,, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Certification Exam:
Monday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

What is CESSWI?
The Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector is a designation that provides evidence of qualifications in the inspection of erosion, sediment and stormwater BMPs on sites under NPDES Phase II jurisdiction. CESSWI certification is available to those who have the educational training, as well as the demonstrated expertise and experience in site inspections related to storm water and erosion and sediment control.

CESSWI certification benefits you by:

Register for the full-day Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI) Exam Review Session on Sunday, August 18, 2013 and apply to take the exam on Monday, August 19, 2013, or participate in the review session and take the exam at a later date. You may register to attend the review session only, without having to take the exam.

 Please note: To take the CESSWI certification exam, you must have received a letter of approval from CESSWI Inc. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.” Additional information and the required forms are available at www.cesswi.org.

How to Get Certified:
Applicants must successfully pass a proctored one-day exam covering safety, communication, documentation ethics, plan management, inspector duties, BMPS, and federal and state laws and regulations. A full-day exam review session is offered on Sunday, August 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The exam is offered the following day, Monday, August 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. You must have prior approval from CESSWI Inc. to take the exam on Monday, August 20. See details under “How to Apply for the Exam.”

How to Register for the Exam Review Session:
Anyone is eligible to attend the full-day review session on Sunday, August 19. You must complete the StormCon registration form and mail or fax it to us, or register online at www.StormCon.com to reserve your space. Your registration fee for the exam review session includes a review workbook with essential information for passing the CESSWI exam. Whether you’re taking the exam or considering becoming certified in the future, this is a great opportunity to review the essentials of stormwater, hydrology, and urban runoff.

How to Apply for the Exam:
To be eligible to sit for the CESSWI exam on Monday, August 19, 2013, in Myrtle Beach, SC, you must complete and submit the StormCon registration form to us by mail or fax, or register online at www.StormCon.com to reserve your space. You must also apply to the certifying organization, CESSWI Inc., with your academic and work history and professional references.

For a CESSWI exam application form and further information, please visit www.cesswi.org. You are not eligible to take the exam unless you have received a confirmation letter by mail from CESSWI Inc. prior to the exam date.

CESSWI Exam Application Deadline:
The CESSWI review committee needs 30 days to evaluate your information and confirm your eligibility to sit for the exam. Your materials must be received by CESSWI, Inc. no later than July 19, 2013 to allow for enough time.

CESSWI Contact Information:
EnviroCert International Inc.
CESSWI Program Manager
Phone: 828-655-1600    828-655-1600 
Fax: 828-655-1620
Web Site: www.cesswi.org
Mailing Address: 49 State Street, Marion, NC 28752-4020

Who Sponsors the CESSWI Certification?
The Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector program has been certifying professionals for more than 2 years. In 2007, the EnviroCert International Inc. Board of Directors developed the CESSWI Program with the assistance of a large group of individuals including those with a background in engineering, regulatory experience, local governments, US EPA, and the Canada Department of Oceans and Fisheries.

 

 

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cms4sCertified Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Specialist (CMS4S™)

Review Course:
Sunday, August 3, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Certification Exam:
Monday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

For additional information please go to www.cms4s.org.

A Unique Program
CMS4S registrants must understand the minimum requirements for the US EPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) stormwater permit requirements, as it relates to overall coordination and implementation of the MS4 operations.

Registrants must document proficiencies in each of the NPDES minimum control measures:

CMS4S Contact Information:
EnviroCert International Inc.
CMS4S Program Manager
Phone: 828.655.1600    828.655.1600  
Fax: 828.655.1620
E-mail: info@cms4s.org
Web Site: www.cms4s.org
Mailing Address: 49 State Street, Marion, NC 28752-4020

The Certified Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Specialist Certification Program (CMS4S) was created by EnviroCert International Inc. in conjunction with an international oversight committee of MS4 operators and stormwater professionals.

 

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