Nonpoint Source Training Schedule


Bill Laflamme, phone (207) 215-9237, fax (207) 287-2814

Basic and Advanced Erosion Control Practices for Contractors

Description: This course is necessary to become certified in erosion control practices by the Department. In addition to sections on "Why Erosion Control is Important", and "Erosion and How it Happens", participants are provided with information on the proper selection, installation and maintenance of practices such as sediment barriers, mulch, vegetative stabilization, riprap, etc. The course is of primary interest to contractors but could also be helpful to municipal code enforcement officers, consultants, engineers and public works employees.

Fee: Varies based on Sponsor costs

Please register for the following programs by contacting the person listed.

  • January 28, 2015, Hillgrove Community Center, Whitneyville
    Contact: Nate Pennell 207-255-4659

  • February 4, 2015, West Kennebunk Fire Station, Kennebunk
    Contact: Paul Demers 207-985-2102 ext.1311

  • February 11, 2015, City Hall, Ellsworth
    Contact: Lori Roberts 207-667-4910

  • February 19, 2015, AGC Maine, Augusta
    Contact: Sandy Metrano 207-622-4741

  • February 25, 2015, Town Office, St. George
    Contact: Terry Brackett 207-372-6363

  • March 4, 2015, City Hall, Saco
    Contact: Joe Cooper 207-284-6641

  • March 24, 2015, Town Office, Chesterville
    Contact: Rosetta Thompson 207-778-4279

  • March 30, 2015, AGC Maine, Augusta
    Contact: Sandy Metrano 207-622-4741

  • April 16, 2015, LEA Headquarters, Bridgton
    Contact: Colin Holme 207-647-8580

  • April 23, 2015, AGC Maine, Augusta
    Contact: Sandy Metrano 207-622-4741

Continuing Education for Certified Contractors

Controlling Turbidity from Construction Sites

This course is now available on CD-ROM or online. The course is designed as continuing education for individuals certified in erosion and sediment control practices by the Department and is required for re-certification, but anyone interested in increasing their knowledge may view it. For those wishing to receive re-certification credit, further instructions are provided in the course itself.

To request the course and materials on CD-ROM, please contact JETCC, 207-253-8020.

Other Continuing Education Training

    None at this time

Additional Training Opportunities