Certified Stormwater InspectorTM – Construction & MS4

This special class will bring Construction and Development personnel and MS4 Inspectors into the same room to share experiences, ideas, and concerns about stormwater compliance and successful projects.

Stormwater permits generally have a requirement for “qualified personnel.”  Earn your qualifications and specialize in stormwater pollution prevention for your development projects.  This course also focuses on municipal stormwater inspectors and their duties, responsibilities, and  authority.  It is appropriate for all Construction and Development stormwater permittees and their consultants, and for Municipal inspectors.

This two-day course focuses on permit compliance as the key to avoiding stormwater fines and penalties, and on the role of the municipal stormwater inspector who must ensure that all control measures are in place and functional. Testing will be conducted; students are required to achieve a minimum overall score of 75% to be awarded 1.2 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) from National Stormwater Center and a five (5) year Inspector Certificate.


Day One-Morning

The Law: Clean Water Act, NPDES, Discussion and Testing

Day One-Afternoon

Construction Inspections, Effluent Guidelines, Post-Construction/LID

Day Two Morning

Permits Review (Industrial, Construction, MS4)

Day Two Afternoon

Hydrology, Only Rain in the Storm Drain, Discussion and Graduation


Construction and Development and Municipal Personnel who take this course typically have responsibility for:

  • Construction Inspections
  • Reporting and Signatory Certifications
  • Stormwater Visual Observations
  • BMP Installations (silt fences, detention/retention ponds, etc.)
  • Routine BMP Inspections
  • Elimination of Non Stormwater Discharges
  • Site Stabilization
  • Construction Site Materials Storage and Waste Management
  • Control Measures for Erosion and Sedimentation
  • Phased Development

This course is appropriate for all Construction & Development  personnel including Municipalities and Consultants

Pricing and Terms for CSITM-Construction & MS4

Course Length: 2 days/12 hours

Course and Registration Fee: $824.00 ($799 course, $25 registration)

Discount: $50.00 per person discount for two or more registrants from same organization.

Terms: Registration fee is non-refundable. Course fee may be applied to another scheduled class, transferred to another registrant, or it will be refunded if cancellation received a minimum of 7 days prior to class start date. Certificates of Training valid for 5 years and 1.2 CEUs awarded by National Stormwater Center will be issued to attendees who achieve a minimum of 75% accuracy on overall testing.   Graduates may attend the CSI-Advanced class to extend their National Stormwater Center qualifications for an additional five (5) years. Registered students will receive a detailed email prior to the start date.  This email will include specific class location, daily start and end times, and additional information.

Have Questions?

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Email us at info@npdes.com