NYS Erosion and Sediment Control Certificate Program (NYSESCCP)

MISSION of the New York State Erosion and Sediment Control Certificate Program:

The purpose of this certificate program is to establish and maintain a process to identify and recognize individuals who are capable of developing, designing, inspecting and maintaining erosion and sediment control plans on projects that disturb soils in New York State. The development and oversight of these plans will be executed in accordance with the New York State Standards and Specifications for Erosion and Sediment Control and the New York State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Construction Activity.

NYSESCCP Brochure

NYSESCCP Policy and Procedures

NYSESCCP Application (updated 10/18/2021)

NYSESCCP Code of Ethics

NYSESCCP Annual Renewal Form

NYSESCCP Professional Development Policy

NYSESCCP PDH Reporting Form

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Endorsed Certification Program

UPCOMING EVENTS:

The New York State Conservation District Employees' Association will be hosting the New York State Erosion & Sediment Control Certificate Program Implementation Course on Thursday, June 23rd from 8:30am to 4:30pm and continuing into Friday, June 24th from 8:30am to 12pm. This session is intended to prepare individuals who plan to sit for the NYSESCCP exam. This course presents details of the New York State Erosion & Sediment Control Certificate Program to establish and maintain a process to identify and recognize individuals who are capable of developing, designing, inspecting and maintaining erosion and sediment control plans on projects that disturb soils in New York State. Presentations include regulatory history, permit requirements, site planning and management, NYS Erosion and Sediment Control Standards, as well as site plan review and construction inspections. Participants will calculate soil loss impacts, stormwater runoff volumes, fertilizer and seeding quantities, and key design elements of runoff and sediment control practices. 

 

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Application Fee Payment Link

Jessica Verrigni, CPESC, CPSWQ, Program Administrator
Chemung County Stormwater Coalition
851 Chemung Street
Horseheads, NY 14845
Phone:  607-796-2216
Email: Jessica@chemungswcd.com