Licensed Designers Program Training and Continuing Education

Every two years, an affidavit must be submitted with the Renewal application confirming completion of 12 continuing education credit hours, including 4 hours of soil related courses. The Department will provide sufficient training sessions to allow for fulfillment of the continuing education requirement. The Department may also recognize training provided by others as meeting this requirement. It is recommended that pre-approval be requested to ensure that training provided by others will be considered acceptable, if the course is not listed below.

Contact Information:
Graham Bradley 622-4129

Continuing Education - Frequently Asked Questions
Continuing Education Affidavit

Following is a list of approved training classes:

Upcoming Classes and Training
Date(s) Soil Credits Non-Soil Credits Description
3/9/2017 thru 3/10/2017 2 10

NOWRA, OnSite Wastewater (Septic) Systems Installer Training Workshop, Vermont Technical College, Randolph, VT.

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3/13/2017 thru 3/14/2017 0

6  -  (3 credits per day)

GSDI, 30th Annual GSDI Spring Septic System Conference & Expo, Radisson Hotel, Manchester, NH.

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3/16/2017 0 3

NH Water Works Association, Operator Training Session. - Portsmouth, NH.

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4/4/2017 2 2

EJP, New Hampshire Septic Renewal Seminar. - West Chesterfield, NH.

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4/6/2017 thru 4/22/2017 8 4

Hogback Community College, Forest Soils in the Hogsback Ecoregion. - Bristol, VT.

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4/12/2017 thru 5/3/2017 0 6

Vermont Tech., Introduction to GIS/GPS. - Williston, VT.

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4/21/2017 6 0

UNH / Granite State College, Soil Genesis. - Concord, NH.

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4/21/2017 0 3

Vermont Society of Land Surveyors, Spring Seminar. - Concord, NH.

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5/4/2017 6 0

UNH / Granite State College, Soil Classification/Taxonomy. - Concord, NH.

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5/16/2017 0 4

Vermont Rural Association, Management of Insite/Decentralized Wastewater Treatment Systems. - Sugarbush Resort, Warrren, VT.

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5/17/2017 tbc

ACEC VT, Field Description of Soil Properties and Estimating Seasonal Water Table. - Lincoln, VT.

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6/7/2017 6 0

UNH / Granite State College, Soil Morphology/Describing Soils. - Concord, NH.

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6/14/2017 0 6  -  (3 credits per day)

OTNNY, Alternative Onsite Wastewater Treatment Technology Training Tour. - The Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles Lake, NY.

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6/23/2017 6 0

UNH / Massabesic Audubon Center, Hydric Soils of New England. - Auburn, NH.

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9/20/2017 thru 10/11/2017 0 6

Vermont Tech., Introduction to GIS/GPS. - Randolph Center, VT.

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Previously approved Licensed Designer Continuing Education Courses:  2017   2016   2015

Please check the following websites for additional training opportunities:person examining test pit soil

American Council of Engineering Companies of VT (ACEC)
Earth Water Specialists
New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC)
New England Onsite Wastewater Training Program - Cooperative Extension at URI
New Hampshire Association of Natural Resource Scientists
National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (NOWRA)
University of New Hampshire
Vermont Center for Geographic Information
Vermont Rural Water Association
Vermont Technical College/Vermont Corporate College
Vermont Technical College's Green Trainings