Outside Education Opportunities
In addition to the valuable in-house education classes that the HBA provides, we also want to tell you about other opportunities within the community or online that may benefit you and your business. Take a look at upcoming and ongoing opportunities.
Your Roadmap to Selling High-Performance Homes
Wednesday, September 27; 4-7 PM at EnergyLogic’s Denver Office
Differentiate your brand by learning how to demonstrate and sell the benefits of high-performance homes, services, and products. Educational session followed by networking and hors d’oeuvers. $11.54 per person. RSVP Here
Stormwater Best Management Practices Field Academy
October 27; 8 AM–4 PM at 1846 Hancock Expressway
This class is a hands on training for BMP installations. Attendees will work in groups at a prepared location with stations in which your group is assigned BMP installations for erosion and sediment control. Examples of stations include rolled products like blankets and perimeter controls like silt fence. Once BMPs have been installed, water is applied to see how they perform. For more information download this flyer or contact Jeff Besse at 719-385-5566 or email@example.com.
Developing and Implementing Stormwater Management Plans
Friday, November 10; 8 AM-5 PM at the City Administration Building
The development and implementation of Stormwater Management Plans (SWMP) requires a carefully planned approach accompanied by close follow up. This training program is designed to provide information about how to prepare and implement these plans to help comply with the requirements of the CDPS permit as issued by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), Water Quality Control Division. This program is designed and intended to provide support, training and guidance for the Erosion Control Supervisor or for those developing, implementing and updating SWMPs. This class is intended for those developing, implementing and updating SWMPs that are required by the CDPHE. There is no formal prerequisite for this class. However, it is strongly recommended that participants have knowledge of the construction stormwater permit and best management practices to control erosion and sedimentation during construction activities. Download the registration form. Seating is limited. Registration deadline is October 25. For more information call 719-385-5427.
Grading & Erosion Control Seminar
Thursday, November 9; 8 AM-5 PM at the City Administration Building
This class will provide in depth instructions on the installation requirements for BMPs as well as up to date information on the current regulatory requirements, products and materials for the control of erosion and sedimentation at construction sites. The course presents the legal requirements under the Colorado Stormwater Program with a focus on the Best Management Practices (BMPs). In addition, examples of municipal program activities and requirements will be reviewed. The program will also cover permit conditions for water quality. Information on the activities of the inspectors will be discussed. BMPs used for erosion control are discussed showing examples from construction sites. The course also covers how to determine maintenance requirements and what techniques or products may be useful. Overall, the course is based on a series of examples and case studies. Download the registration form. Seating is limited. Registration deadline is October 25. For more information call 719-385-5427.
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