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New Mexico Stormwater

New Mexico State Overview

The state of New Mexico and the New Mexico Environment Department (NMDE) administer the Federal Construction General Permit (CGP) for stormwater discharges associated with construction activities. Such discharges define the runoff of any pollutants into waters of the United States (New Mexico) from areas where land disturbing activities (clearing, grading or excavation) occur, or where construction materials or equipment are located. The EPA expects that compliance with the conditions of this permit will result in stormwater discharges that adhere to Federal water quality standards.  This permit authorizes the discharging of stormwater runoff from construction sites where:

(1)   Land disturbing activities are equal to, or greater than one (1) acre of total land.

(2)   Construction activities involve less than one (1) acre of total land area, but are part of a common plan of development or sale equal to or greater than one (1) acre of land.

(3)   Your project is located in an areas where EPA is the permitting authority.

*Permit number NMR120000, The Federal Construction General Permit, authorizes coverage for stormwater discharges within New Mexico and related Indian Territory, excluding Navajo Reservation Lands which are covered by the Arizona Construction General Permit (CGP) (AZR100001).

            (4) As designated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Stormwater discharges including stormwater runoff, snowmelt runoff, and surface runoff and drainage associated with construction activities. 

The state of New Mexico and the New Mexico Environment Department (NMDE) administer the Federal Construction General Permit (CGP) for stormwater discharges associated with construction activities. Such discharges define the runoff of any pollutants into waters of the United States (New Mexico) from areas where land disturbing activities (clearing, grading or excavation) occur, or where construction materials or equipment are located. The EPA expects that compliance with the conditions of this permit will result in stormwater discharges that adhere to Federal water quality standards.  This permit authorizes the discharging of stormwater runoff from construction sites where:

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CI247: QCIS - Qualified Compliance Inspector of Stormwater - New Mexico

Type: Online | Price: $639.00

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Program Overview

The 16-hour, Qualified Compliance Inspector of Stormwater (QCIS) online certificate program is comprised of five (5) courses and corresponding exams. 

This credentialing program educates individuals within the State of New Mexico to properly inspect and maintain a construction site in compliance with the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Discharges from Construction Activities.

This program educates students on the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control, pollution prevention as well as the proper reporting and documentation requirements for ensuring compliance under the Federal Construction General Permit .

This program has been reviewed and recognized by the EPA and is a Level 300 United States Green Build Council approved training.

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CI247R: QCIS-Recert - Qualified Compliance Inspector of Stormwater - New Mexico

Type: Online | Price: $319.00

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Program Overview

The 8-hour, Qualified Compliance Inspector of Stormwater (QCIS) online recert program is comprised of five (5) courses and corresponding exams.

This program is designed to re-educate individuals who possess a QCIS or QPSWPPP credential to properly inspect and maintain a construction site in compliance with the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Discharges from Construction Activities.

This program covers the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control, pollution prevention as well as the proper reporting and documentation requirements for ensuring compliance under the Federal Construction General Permit.

This program has been reviewed and recognized by the EPA and is a Level 300 United States Green Build Council approved training.

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CP247: QPSWPPP - Qualified Preparer of Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans - New Mexico

Type: Online | Price: $739.00

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Program Overview

The 18.5-hour, Qualified Preparer of Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (QPSWPPP) online credentialing program is comprised of six (6) courses and corresponding exams.

This program educates individuals to prepare Construction Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) in compliance with the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Discharges from Construction Activities.

As a QPSWPPP, you will receive a dual credential as a QCIS, which qualifies you to inspect and maintain construction sites for stormwater compliance. This program covers the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control as well as the proper reporting and documentation requirements for ensuring compliance under the Federal Construction General Permit.

This program has been reviewed and recognized by the EPA and is a Level 300 United States Green Build Council approved training.

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CP247R: QPSWPPP-Recert - Qualified Preparer of Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans - New Mexico

Type: Online | Price: $439.00

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Program Overview

The 11-hour, Qualified Preparer of Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (QPSWPPPs) online recert program is comprised of six (6) courses and corresponding exams.

This program is designed to re-educate individuals who possess a QCIS or QPSWPPP credential to prepare compliant Construction Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs).

As a QPSWPPP, you will receive a dual credential as a QCIS, which qualifies you to inspect, and maintain construction sites for stormwater compliance. This program covers the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control as well as the proper reporting and documentation requirements for ensuring compliance under the Federal Construction General Permit.

This program has been reviewed and recognized by the EPA and is a Level 300 United States Green Build Council approved training.

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CSR00: Federal Construction General Permit

Type: Online | Price: $179.00

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Program Overview

This 4.5-hour computer based training course educates professionals about the Federal Construction General Permit.  The Federal Construction General Permit covers stormwater and non-stormwater related construction discharges to waters of the United States from construction sites with a land disturbance area of one acre or more.

The Federal Construction General Permit is applicable for construction sites within Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Indian Country lands, federal facilities, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and all other U.S. territories.

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CSPP1: Principles and Practice of ESC Series

Type: Online | Price: $449.00

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Program Overview

This 9-hour computer based training series is intended to serve as adjunctive training for individuals who have attended a state specific permit training program and are seeking a more comprehensive understanding of the Principles and Practices of Erosion Control, Sediment Control, and Pollution Prevention.

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CI147: Stormwater Management for Construction Activity

Type: Online | Price: $239.00

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Program Overview

This Level 1 program covers an overview of the Clean Water Act, the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit program, and the proper installation and maintenance of temporary pollution controls (Best Management Practices - "BMPs").

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CSSC1: Intro to Erosion and Sediment Control / Subcontractor Awareness Course

Type: Online | Price: $99.00

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Program Overview

This 1.5 hour online course will educate non-land disturbing subcontractors and support staff on the basic principles and practices of erosion and sediment control, and promote the importance of complying with stormwater regulations for construction activities.

This course has been reviewed and recognized by the EPA and is a Level 100 United States Green Build Council approved course.

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Low Impact Development and the Basics of Bioretention

Type: Webinar | Price: $0.00

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Program Overview

Low Impact Development (LID) embodies a paradigm shift in how land is developed and how storm water is managed from that development. LID is achieved through the implementation of techniques that mimic pre-development hydrologic conditions by addressing storm water runoff at the source point versus the “end of the pipe.” The bioretention system, which reduces runoff volumes while decreasing pollutant loads found in nonpoint source flow, represents one of the most commonly applied Low Impact Development devices in green infrastructure today. This webinar will introduce the basics of bioretention systems, how they work, why they work and how they can save on project costs.

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Green Infrastructure Solutions for Wet Weather

Type: Webinar | Price: $0.00

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Program Overview

From March 2013, this Free CEU webinar addresses Green Infrastructure in the U.S. and abroad and touches on the U.S. rules and regulations for G.I. implementation.

  • Dr Les Lampe, Vice President, Black & Veatch Corporation
  • Jeff Henson, Director of Water Resources and Associate Vice President, Black & Veatch
  • Jim Schlaman, Project Engineer, Black & Veatch
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Collaborative Stormwater Management Solutions

Type: Webinar | Price: $0.00

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Program Overview

This FREE webinar will address the the environmental, physical and financial solutions that can be jointly applied for stormwater management in the United States. 

  • Kathryn Edwards, Project Manager, Arcadis, U.S., Inc
  • Pete Yakimowich, P.E., Senior Consultant, ARCADIS
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Understanding EPA’s NPDES MS4 Permit Program

Type: Webinar | Price: $0.00

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Program Overview

From the March 2012 Storm Water Solutions Virtual Expo, this Stormwater ONE/Storm Water Solutions CEU webinar will address the many changes occurring at present and anticipated in the near future for EPA’s NPDES Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit program.

  • Pete Yakimowich, P.E., Senior Consultant, ARCADIS
  • Dan Markowitz, Ph.D., Principal Scientist, ARCADIS
  • Anwer Ahmed, P.E., DWRE, Vice President, Stormwater Discipline, ARCADIS
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Stormwater Management for Oil and Gas Operations

Type: Webinar | Price: $0.00

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Program Overview

This webinar will cover the basics of erosion and sediment control for oil and gas operations. The discussion topics will include how to select, install and maintain appropriate Best Management Practices (BMP) for erosion and sediment control based on common site conditions such as constructing a well pad location, pipelines and access roads. The program will focus on effective preventative techniques to control erosion. Additional topics will include how to implement sediment removal practices as well key elements of conducting an inspection of erosion and sediment control features.

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