protecting our Soil & Water resources through conservation & Education

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Green Infrastructure and Low Impact Development Training and Recertification Workshop

The Fulton County Soil and Water Conservation District presents

Please join the District and the staff from Southface on March 22nd in Sandy Springs as we present the latest trends in Green Infrastructure (GI).  This class will help prepare you and your staff for the new GI requirements in the MS4 permits OR train your crews on common sense installation techniques and best practices. Attending this workshop will renew your GSWCC Level 1A, 1B, or II certification for erosion control (even if your certification has expired). ​​



Date:            March 22, 2019
9:00am – 4:45pm (please arrive at 8:30am to register and network!)
Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center – 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
$120 ($140 after March 1) - Lunch and E&S Recertification included

Attending this workshop will count towards your GSWCC E&S Recertificationrequirements.  If your Level 1A, 1B, or II certification has lapsed (no matter how long), this workshop will count to renew your certification for an additional 3 years!!! Click here to check your certification status.​​

Who Should Attend? 

City & County Personnel (Planners, Inspectors, Plan Reviewers, Maintenance Crews, etc.), Contractors, Home Builders, Developers, Landscapers, Property Owners, Designers

Learning Objectives:
How to install common GI practices – construction sequencing and proper erosion control
Learn to read and interpret plans and specifications for GI – soil mixes, vegetation, underdrains, etc.
Identify common problems with GI installation and maintenance
Learn practical approaches to reviewing, installing, inspecting, and maintaining GI
Learn about the latest MS4 Stormwater and NPDES Construction Permits