Calendar

Dec
14
Thu
Trees and Stormwater: A Tool for Your Community
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Using trees in landscape design provides a multitude of environmental benefits, particularly when they are used in new and retrofitted stormwater management installations.

This webinar will introduce a new, free, interactive, web-based tool developed by the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Council of Governments and the U.S. Forest Service that will help you maximize the value of trees in stormwater management.

Join the

  • Water Environment Federation,
  • National Municipal Stormwater Alliance,
  • National Association of Regional Councils, and
  • national experts in green infrastructure design for an introduction to this exciting new tool that enables strategic placement of trees to improve stormwater management.
Jan
17
Wed
NGICP Train the Trainer Workshop – East Coast
Jan 17 @ 8:00 am – Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm

Help meet certification training needs of NGICP partners and training sites, or develop your own licensed, training program, through this Train-the-Trainer course.

The last day to apply is January 15, 2018.

Register now

Workshop Schedule

  • Wednesday, January 17 – 8 am to 5 pm EST
  • Thursday, January 18 – 8 am to 5 pm EST
  • Friday, January 19 – 8 am to noon EST

Trainer Qualifications:

All NGICP approved trainers must possess two of the following three qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor of science degree in water resource management or environmental science
  • Minimum 35 hours of experience as a trainer for hands-on, adult learning courses
  • Direct experience in stormwater green infrastructure (GI) construction, inspection, or maintenance

Course Details:

The NGICP Trainer course covers a broad range of topics to prepare you as an NGICP approved trainer:

  • NGICP curriculum, slides, interactive activities, field visits, etc.;
  • NGICP policies and procedures;
  • NGICP exam structure, format, blueprint;
  • Basics of adult learning; and
  • Lessons learned from previous training to help candidates successfully pass the NGICP exam.
Mar
7
Wed
NGICP Train the Trainer Workshop – West Coast
Mar 7 @ 8:00 am – Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm

Help meet certification training needs of NGICP partners and training sites, or develop your own licensed, training program, through this Train-the-Trainer course.

The last day to apply is March 1, 2018.

Register now

Workshop Schedule

  • Wednesday, March 7 – 8 am to 5 pm PST
  • Thursday, March 8 – 8 am to 5 pm PST
  • Friday, March 9 – 8 am to noon PST

 

 Trainer Qualifications:

All NGICP approved trainers must possess two of the following three qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor of science degree in water resource management or environmental science
  • Minimum 35 hours of experience as a trainer for hands-on, adult learning courses
  • Direct experience in stormwater green infrastructure (GI) construction, inspection, or maintenance

Course Details:

The NGICP Trainer course covers a broad range of topics to prepare you as an NGICP approved trainer:

  • NGICP curriculum, slides, interactive activities, field visits, etc.;
  • NGICP policies and procedures;
  • NGICP exam structure, format, blueprint;
  • Basics of adult learning; and
  • Lessons learned from previous training to help candidates successfully pass the NGICP exam.