CESCL: Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead Training

January 14, 2014 - January 15, 2014 [Past Event]

We are happy to now offer CESCL certification courses at a new reduced price. CESCL certification is required in the state of Washington by the Washington State Department of Ecology for personnel responsible for construction stormwater inspections and sampling at construction sites. Students who complete the course will receive a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) card, good f... read more

NWETC Course: Introduction to Aquatic Toxicology

December 12, 2013 - December 13, 2013 [Past Event]

This introductory course provides participants with a strong foundation of aquatic toxicology and how these concepts are applied to managing pollutants in aquatic environments. The course covers terminology, common test designs, and endpoints such as lethality and endocrine disruption. Important legacy and emerging pollutants of concern such as heavy metals, organic pesticides, PAHs, PCBs, PBDE... read more

NWETC Course: Groundwater Contamination and Remediation: Principles and Practices

December 12, 2013 - December 12, 2013 [Past Event]

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn the basic principles of contaminant geohydrology, fate and transport, and groundwater remediation. This course will cover the scope of the groundwater contamination problem in the United States, the drivers that mandate addressing these problems, and the technical constraints and practical solutions to remediate these problems. Participants will be exp... read more

NWETC Course: Environmental Forensics in Water Resources

December 10, 2013 - December 11, 2013 [Past Event]

This course provides useful information for a large range of professionals who deal with environmental water resources, especially legal liability and changes in stream water quality, shallow water table, drainage, wetlands, and sedimentation issues. Course attendees will gain an understanding of the basics of forensic science and the main environmental forensic techniques available and how the... read more

NWETC Course: Achieving Water Quality Standards Through Contaminant Trackdown Studies

December 04, 2013 - December 05, 2013 [Past Event]

Meeting water quality standards in surface and ground water bodies, as well as discharge flows, can be complicated by the lack of adequate information on the sources of contamination. And making an incomplete or inaccurate assessment of sources contributing to the impairment of water bodies can be costly and time consuming, resulting in a failure to meet or maintain compliance with critical wat... read more

EPA's New Unified Guidance: Statistical Analysis of Groundwater Monitoring Data

December 04, 2013 - December 06, 2013 [Past Event]

This two and a half day course discusses the core elements of the EPA's first major revision to its groundwater statistical guidance in almost 20 years. Presented by the primary author of the revision, this course will showcase new features of the guidance, as well as recommended changes to current statistical practice. In addition to reviewing the design and evaluation of statistical programs ... read more

HEC-RAS: A Three-Day Intensive Hands-on Workshop

December 04, 2013 - December 06, 2013 [Past Event]

There's no question that HEC-RAS is an incredibly powerful tool but it's also no secret that it can be overwhelming, challenging and, in the hands of an inexperienced user, the end result could be numerical instability and severely flawed analyses. Can you afford that outcome on your projects? To make sense of this program, we've recruited Joe Skupien, one of the most highly rated instructors i... read more

NWETC Course: Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead Training (CESCL)

November 19, 2013 - November 20, 2013 [Past Event]

We are happy to now offer CESCL certification courses at a new reduced price. CESCL certification is required in the state of Washington by the Washington State Department of Ecology for personnel responsible for construction stormwater inspections and sampling at construction sites. Students who complete the course will receive a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) card, good f... read more

Lake Management

November 14, 2013 - November 15, 2013 [Past Event]

Whether you are a lake manager or a lake resident, an ecologist or an engineer, this popular two-day course is for you. From small ponds to large lakes, drinking water reservoirs to fishing lakes, if you want your lake and watershed management efforts to be successful you need a technically sound foundation. This course will give you the training needed to properly investigate and diagnose lake... read more

NWETC Course: Achieving Water Quality Standards Through Contaminant Trackdown Studies

November 06, 2013 - November 07, 2013 [Past Event]

Meeting water quality standards in surface and ground water bodies, as well as discharge flows, can be complicated by the lack of adequate information on the sources of contamination. And making an incomplete or inaccurate assessment of sources contributing to the impairment of water bodies can be costly and time consuming, resulting in a failure to meet or maintain compliance with critical wat... read more