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Pennsylvania Subcontractor Awareness Program

Subcontractor Awareness 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.

Intended Audience

  • Installation and Maintenance Personnel
  • Subcontractors

Curriculum: Subcontractor Awareness

This 1.5-hour computer based training 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.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the NPDES Permitting Program for the discharge of stormwater from construction sites;
  • Describe erosion and sediment control Best Management Practices (BMPs) and the role they play in preventing pollution from entering neighboring surface waters of Pennsylvania.
  • Identifying subcontractor responsibilities in maintaining the integrity of Best Management Practices (BMPs).
  • Describe the pollution prevention measures required while on a construction site.

At the Completion of This Program You Will Receive



Diverting offsite runoff around a disturbed area reduces the amount of stormwater which comes into contact with the exposed soils. If there is less runoff coming in contact with exposed soil, then there will be less erosion of the soil and less stormwater which has to be treated to remove sediment.


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