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Oregon QPSWPPP Program

QPswppp Program Overview

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

This program educates individuals to prepare Construction Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs) in compliance with the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) General Permit - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) - Stormwater Discharge Permit.

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 Oregon DEQ Stormwater CGP program.

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

DISCLAIMER: This program has not yet been approved by the Department of Environmental Quality.

Intended Audience

  • Regulatory Enforcement Inspectors
  • SWPPP Preparers/Reviewers/Administrators
  • Non-regulatory 3rd Party Inspectors
  • Civil Consultants/Students
  • Environmental Consultants/Students

Curriculum

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the components and framework of the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) General Permit - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) - Stormwater Discharge Permit

  • Describe the proper installation and maintenance of stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs).

  • Identify the steps necessary to inspect a construction sites and determine possible causes of BMP ineffectiveness and how to correct them.

  • Explain how to complete an inspection report and document corrective actions.

  • Summarize the communication process necessary between owner, operators, contractors, and stormwater pollution prevention plan designer so the site stays in compliance throughout the construction project.

At the Completion of This Program You Will Receive



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