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Professional Development Training

Register today for training courses led by conservation authority staff members and industry professionals with experience designing, constructing, maintaining and monitoring sustainable technologies in Canada.

Click here to download STEP’s training pamphlet for general information.

IECA, Landscape Ontario, and AORS members are eligible for discounts on some courses. Please contact Victoria Kring at Victoria.Kring@trca.on.ca or visit the individual course pages for details.

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Mar 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Pearson Convention Center
Registration 8:00 – 8:30 am. Erosion control can be a challenge even on an easy site, but protecting Low Impact Development (LID) practices, which are designed to infiltrate or filter stormwater for more than 30[...]
Mar 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Pearson Convention Center
Registration 8:00 – 8:30 am. Water quality improvements for most infiltration practices come largely from the runoff reduction. So understanding and optimizing the exfiltration capacity is key to designing and modeling a highly performing installation.  We[...]
Mar 20 @ 8:30 am – Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm Pearson Convention Center
Hosted by Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and the Canadian Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association, TRIECA is Canada’s premier stormwater and erosion and sediment control conference, bringing together leading experts, influencers and[...]
Mar 27 @ 8:00 am – Mar 29 @ 4:30 pm Gemini Sportsplex
Day 1 – Introduction to Low Impact Development,  Day 2 – Advanced LID: Bioretention Design and Day 3 – Low Impact Development Treatment Train Tool and Infiltration Modelling. Participants can choose to register for one, two or[...]
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am – Mar 29 @ 4:30 pm Carriage House Inn
The CISEC program, including CAN-CISEC is the leading certification program for erosion and sediment control inspectors in Canada and the U.S.  The CAN-CISEC program is a partnership between Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and[...]
Apr 5 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm TBD
Green infrastructure, including low impact development (LID) practices, is becoming an increasingly common approach to stormwater management control. Bioretention is one type of LID measure that is designed to treat runoff from paved areas by[...]
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – Apr 24 @ 4:30 pm Confederation College
Day 1 – Critical Processes in LID Construction & Day 2 – Practical Guidance on Inspecting and Maintaining LID.  Register for one or both days. This training event was produced through the Climate Change Adaptation Platform, with[...]
Apr 24 @ 8:30 am – Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm Lampman Lane Community Centre
The CISEC program, including CAN-CISEC is the leading certification program for erosion and sediment control inspectors in Canada and the U.S.  The CAN-CISEC program is a partnership between Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and[...]
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will detail requirements for turbidity monitoring consistent with the CSA standard, and include additional guidance on how the standard should be applied in practice. Topics covered will include (i) the type of performance[...]
May 1 @ 8:00 am – May 2 @ 4:00 pm Earth Rangers at Kortright Centre for Conservation
The CISEC program, including CAN-CISEC is the leading certification program for erosion and sediment control inspectors in Canada and the U.S.  The CAN-CISEC program is a partnership between Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) and[...]
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will help to bridge the gap between existing design guidance and the latest research on low impact development (LID) technologies. Current LID Guidelines recommend underdrains be installed whenever you are designing infiltration measures[...]
May 30 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Heritage Hall at Purple Woods Conservation Area
This one-day hands-on course will provide participants with practical skills that will help ensure functional bioretention practices. This training event was produced through the Climate Change Adaptation Platform, with support from Natural Resources Canada and[...]
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will provide an overview of the Risk and Return on Investment Tool (RROIT) for Flood Mitigation, including demonstration of input requirements and types of outputs generated by the tool through a case study. [...]
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
In this webinar, we will discuss some of the more common lessons learned that may apply to your monitoring program.  This will include the types of site observations to document and what they mean for[...]
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
As this is an ongoing project, the following webinar will provide an update on the approach, status, challenges and lessons learned. If you’re conducting a similar project or will be, this is a great opportunity[...]
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will review regulatory guidance and best practices for areal grading, and for detailing drainage and grading to get water safely into low impact development (LID) practices. Twentieth-century best practices in stormwater management led[...]

Register for any two live or pre-recorded webinars and select a third webinar for free. Use coupon code B2GOFWEB (must have 3 webinars in cart for coupon code to apply).

 

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Maintaining Stormwater Management Facilities: A How-To Guide

L. Rocha  2016   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Construction sediment control pondsConventional stormwater managementEducation and outreachHealthy soilsInspection and maintenancePolymersStormwater management ponds







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L’introduction au contrôle de l’érosion et des sédiments

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2016   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Construction sediment control pondsEducation and outreachErosion and sediment controlPollution PreventionPolymers



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Introduction to Erosion Sediment Control

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2015   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Construction sediment control pondsEducation and outreachErosion and sediment controlPollution PreventionPolymers



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Polymers for Construction Site Erosion and Sediment Control

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2014   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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Construction sediment control pondsEducation and outreachErosion and sediment controlPollution PreventionPolymers