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The Birmingham Section started 2015 with a political reception at the Murray Building Co. jobsite at the old Merita Bread Bakery. More than 150 members were in attendance with city and state officials. Everyone enjoyed a tour of the site as well as barbecue from Joe McNabb and Hendrix Chevrolet.

Certified Stormwater Inspector Training to be Offered in Birmingham & Mobile

The National Stormwater Center is offering Certified Stormwater Inspector (municipal) training in the following locations:

-Birmingham, AL on May 8-9, 2017

-Mobile, AL on May 11-12, 2017

Designed specifically for municipal personnel our course offers training and certification to demonstrate, for the record, that inspectors are qualified.

Inspectors who take our course learn:

   - how to inspect construction, commercial, and industrial, and municipal activities

   - what to inspect

   - the limits of their authority

   - appropriate demeanor

   - appropriate discretion

They also learn about the Clean Water Act, the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, the six Minimum Control Measures, and how to better implement and support their MS4 stormwater program.

Graduates of the Certified Stormwater Inspector course receive certification for 5 years and continuing education units, and ongoing, unlimited support of the National Stormwater Center.  All of our instructors have stormwater enforcement experience at the Federal or State level.

Please download the announcement with course details and registration information for Birmingham or Mobile classes.  For your convenience, an announcement is attached.  You may call Michele at 1-888-397-9414, email info@npdes.com or visit our website at www.npdes.com.  Registration is available on our website for all classes.