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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.

Renew your full CISEC membership or your CISEC-IT membership. Members of IECA, Landscape Ontario, and AORS are eligible for discounts on some courses. Please contact Victoria Kring at Victoria.Kring@trca.ca or visit the individual course pages for details.

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Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Online Webinar
Erosion and Sediment Control Plan Design in the New ESC Guide for Urban Construction: The How To’s of Assessing Erosion Risk, Designing Effective Plans, and Submitting a Complete Application Overview A 2.5 to 3 hour[...]
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will allow participants to understand how TRCA plans to utilize the latest technology to continue improving its erosion monitoring through 2020 and beyond. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA[...]
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Online webinar
Overview This workshop will present the latest guidance and best practices on turbidity monitoring based on the updated Erosion and Sediment Control Guide for Urban Construction (released in December 2019). Topics discussed will include (i)[...]
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will focus on how to recognize groundwater sapping and the contribution it has to slope instability and erosion within the valleys of southern Ontario. This webinar is being offered as part of the[...]
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online Webinar
Overview 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 years, requires an ESC[...]
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight the value of using wood in stream restoration projects and why regulators should encourage designers to include wood in more designs. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA[...]
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight two new CSA publications recently published that will help build resiliency against flooding through flood resilient design of new residential communities and through the data on extreme precipitation events that aids[...]
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online Webinar
Overview In 2005, the Transportation Research Board received a “problem statement” from its member Highway Department DOTs – “Are there any alternatives to the traditional bank and channel protection measures, such as riprap, gabions, cable-tied[...]
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will provide an overview of the City of Toronto’s Green Streets program, the process that is underway for developing Green Infrastructure standards and why they are required. This webinar is being offered as[...]
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight how designers/engineers are tasked with the impossible: preventing large scale flooding. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA 2020 Webinar Series. To View and Register for the “Entire”[...]
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar presents findings from a three-year field monitoring study comparing the run-off characteristics of simulated lawn test plots receiving roof drainage, located at the Kortright Centre in Vaughan, Ontario. This webinar is being offered[...]
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will discuss all the design and maintenance factors needed to achieve the maximum sediment retention. This webinar is being offered as part of the TRIECA 2020 Webinar Series. To View and Register for[...]
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will cover several topics related to skimmer basin design including, standards for determining the volume of sediment storage and technical guidance on how to model skimmers in stormwater modeling software packages. This webinar[...]
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will examine the approach used to build a Stormwater Management Master Plan that integrated flood control and stormwater drainage while improving and protecting both groundwater and surface water quality. This webinar is being[...]
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will highlight research conducted that explores how local erosive rainfall (R-values) in the City of Calgary has changed in the past 20 years, increasing by 2.14 times. This webinar is being offered as[...]
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online Webinar
This webinar will address internal phosphorus loading from lake sediments with an alum treatment to flip the shallow lake from a turbid to a clear water state. This webinar is being offered as part of[...]

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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Grading, Drainage and Green Infrastructure

J. Hill  2019   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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BioretentionEducation and outreachGreen roofsLow impact developmentMulti-LID sitesPlanning and developmentSwales and ditches







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LID Treatment Train Tool Video Tutorial – Using impervious: pervious ratio guidance for sizing LIDs

Toronto and Region Conservation,  Credit Valley Conservation,  Lake Simcoe Region Conservation  2019   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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BioretentionGreen roofsLow impact developmentMulti-LID sitesPermeable pavementRainwater harvestingSoakaways, infiltration trenches and chambersSwales and ditchesWater resources engineering



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Integrating Low Impact Development into Stormwater Asset Management Programs (FREE)

Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program  2019   |   Presentations, Videos & Webcasts

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BioretentionEducation and outreachGreen roofsLow impact developmentPermeable pavementPlanning and developmentSoakaways, infiltration trenches and chambersStormwater management pondsSwales and ditches