COURSES AND DATES:

Qualified SWPPP Practitioner/Developer (QSP/QSD) course: January 21 (Covid cancelled), February 25-26

Caltrans Water Pollution Control Manager (WPCM) 8-hour:  February 3 (Full), February 17, March 17

NEW! Calculator Course (CPESC Part 2, R Factor, other calculations) – February 10 (full), March 10

For more details see the information below, or contact John Gleason, (949) 981-3867 to register with name, company, address, email, and phone number. 


Online QSP/QSD Training - FEBRUARY 25-26, 2021

Qualified Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Practitioner (QSP) and Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) under the Construction General NPDES Permit (CGP, NPDES No. CAS000002, SWRCB Order 2009-0009-DWQ, as amended). Training led by John Gleason, PE, CPESC, QSD, QSP, QISP, Trainer of Record.

PLEASE NOTE: Only 12 students will be allowed, based on a first-come basis. 

Hosted by: M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC
Where: Online (using M.S. Teams, to be sent upon registration)

When: Thursday, February 25 and 26, 2021; 12.5 hours for QSP; 7:00 am to 4:00 pm Thursday, 7:00 am to 11:30 am Friday; QSD at date TBD.

Discount prices (cash, check, Venmo received by February 16): $350 for QSP only. Call for full price (credit card 3.5%).

- Regulations (Order 2009-0009-DWQ), Erosion Theory, Sediment Control
- SWPPP Implementation – LUPs and Traditional projects
BMP Implementation and Maintenance – latest guidance
Rain Event Action Planning (REAP) and Active Treatment System (ATS)
Construction Site Monitoring
   - visual, BMP, stormwater, non-stormwater, non-visible, receiving water
   - checklists, sampling techniques, meter demo
Numeric Action Levels (NALs)
Reporting thru– SMARTS – NAL Exceedance and Annual Reports
SWPPP Development, CSMP/M&RP, Post-construction, NOT, Bioassessment

Electronic copies of the CGP, practice exams, exercises, and other handout materials provided. Register by sending name, address, phone, and email to John Gleason, (949) 981-3867. Make checks payable to "M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC" and mail to:

14252 Culver Dr. Suite A
Mailbox # 276
Irvine, CA 92604


Caltrans Water Pollution Control (WPC) Manager Training - MARCH 17

As specified in Section 13-1.01D(3), "Training and Section 13-1.01D(4)(b), "Qualifications," of the 2018 Revised Standard Specifications.

PLEASE NOTE: Only 6 students will be allowed, based on a first-come basis. Training will be held under full COVID-19 compliance which includes: health screening questions, temperature checks, mask requirement, social distancing, hand, table, and chair sanitizing. 

Hosted by: M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC
Where: Global Environmental Compliance, Inc.
, 30245 Tomas, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
When: Wednesday, March 17, 2021, from 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Discount prices (cash, check, Venmo received by March 7): $450. Call for full price (late and credit card).

Outline:

- Gathering and Assembling the Right Information/SWPPP/WPCP Resources
- Drafting a Site-Specific SWPPP/WPCP, BMP Inspection, Maintenance, and Documentation
- Sampling and Analysis Program (SAP)
- Water Pollution Control Manager emphasis: p
roperly implement, manage and amend the SWPPP/WPCP
- Maintain compliance with contract documents/permits (hands-on approach)
- Comply with WPC requirements during NOT process until RWQCB approval
- WPC BMP requirements for Contractor Yard within ROW
- DSA protection requirements prior to a storm event
- Stockpile Protection as Specified in “Job Site Management” specification
- Stormwater and Non-Stormwater dewatering requirements

Meter Demo, form practice exercises. Register by sending name, address, phone, and email to John Gleason, (949) 981-3867. Call for a credit card or Venmo. Make checks payable to "M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC" and mail to:

14252 Culver Dr. Suite A
Mailbox # 276
Irvine, CA 92604


Caltrans Water Pollution Control (WPC) Manager Training - FEBRUARY 17

As specified in Section 13-1.01D(3), "Training and Section 13-1.01D(4)(b), "Qualifications," of the 2018 Revised Standard Specifications.

PLEASE NOTE: Only 6 students will be allowed, based on a first-come basis. Training will be held under full COVID-19 compliance which includes: health screening questions, temperature checks, mask requirement, social distancing, hand, table, and chair sanitizing. 

Hosted by: M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC
Where: Global Environmental Compliance, Inc.
, 30245 Tomas, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
When: Wednesday, February 17, 2021, from 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Discount prices (cash, check, Venmo received by February 7): $450. Call for full price (late and credit card).

Outline:

- Gathering and Assembling the Right Information/SWPPP/WPCP Resources
- Drafting a Site-Specific SWPPP/WPCP, BMP Inspection, Maintenance, and Documentation
- Sampling and Analysis Program (SAP)
- Water Pollution Control Manager emphasis: p
roperly implement, manage and amend the SWPPP/WPCP
- Maintain compliance with contract documents/permits (hands-on approach)
- Comply with WPC requirements during NOT process until RWQCB approval
- WPC BMP requirements for Contractor Yard within ROW
- DSA protection requirements prior to a storm event
- Stockpile Protection as Specified in “Job Site Management” specification
- Stormwater and Non-Stormwater dewatering requirements

Meter Demo, form practice exercises. Register by sending name, address, phone, and email to John Gleason, (949) 981-3867. Call for a credit card or Venmo. Make checks payable to "M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC" and mail to:

14252 Culver Dr. Suite A
Mailbox # 276
Irvine, CA 92604


NEW! Calculator Training Course for PDH - MARCH 10

Review of practice problems that require a calculator. Reviews basic algebra order of operations, powers, and specific calculator use. Helps with many BMP calculations, RUSLE, and R Factor for California, pH averaging, risk level, slope, flows, and more.  Professional Development Hours document on your own. Participation certificate will be provided. Class size limited to allow one-on-one assistance. 

Hosted by: M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC
Where: Online (using M.S. Teams, to be sent upon registration)

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2021, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Discount prices (cash, check, Venmo received by February 2): $175. Call for full price (late and credit card).

Outline:

Course Outline:

***Must have approved calculator that meets PE, CPESC, CISEC or other criteria

  • Algebra, the order of operations, geometry similar triangles
  • Calculate soil loss (RUSLE), Sediment Yield (MUSLE) raise to the 0.56 power
  • Calculate pH average (log conversion), dilution calculations
  • Calculate BMPs – RECPs, check dams spacing, sediment control set-back
  • Calculate run-on and other flows
  • Calculate R factor using California method instead of EPA calculator
  • Practice changing rainfall to runoff using the SCS equation curve graph (TR-55, 1986)
  • Calculate slope steepness and LS factor
  • Calculate risk level for construction
  • Calculate fertilizer and pure live seed (per Caltrans)

Practice problems sent a week before the course. Register by sending name, address, phone, and email to John Gleason, (949) 981-3867. Call for a credit card or Venmo. Make checks payable to "M.S. Hatch Consulting, LLC" and mail to:

14252 Culver Dr. Suite A
Mailbox # 276
Irvine, CA 92604