Certified Professional in Sediment and Erosion Control


James B. Kay, P.Eng, CPESC, CPSWQ


Review Course for Certified Professional in Erosion & Sediment Control (CPESC)

This Review Course is the best preparation available in pursuit of becoming a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC®), the Premier ESC certification in the world.  

CPESC® registrants meet educational and practical experience standards, subscribe to the code of ethics, pass a rigorous qualifying exam and maintain expertise through a continuing professional development program.  

This Review Course reviews many of the concepts, practices and calculations practitioners need to be familiar with in order to become a CPESC®

Regulations – Federal, Provincial & Local

Permitting application requirements for – municipalities, construction activity and industrial activity

Erosion & Sediment Site Planning and Management including: resource planning, hazards associated with urban development, land development plans, scheduling and implementation

Predicting Soil Loss – via the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE) and the Modified Universal Soil Loss Equation (MUSLE)

Procedures for estimating Gross Erosion including: sheet, total and wind erosion

Runoff Management Planning and the associated equations and considerations to address: soil permeability, precipitation and hydrologic cycle

Soil Stabilization Mechanisms (Erosion Control) including: vegetation, bio-technical protection, soil tackifiers and stabilizers, turf reinforcement mats, hydraulically applied erosion control products, erosion control blankets and other related technologies.

PD Hours: 2.5

Please note, you will be sent a link to access this recording within 48 hours of purchase.

Price: $150.00

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