This 2-day class walks one through the protocol to acquire a Section 404 permit to discharge into a Waters of the United States or a Section 10 permit to discharge into a Navigable Water. This course covers the 'how-to' process with a standard step-by-step format, the types of Section 404 permits (including their applications, advantages, disadvantages and requirements), how to satisfy the avoidance requirement (including how to produce an alternatives analysis), how to satisfy the minimization requirement, wetland assessment protocols, the major categories of compensation (including their advantages, disadvantages and relative costs), and how to perform mitigation monitoring with report. Each Nationwide Permit is discussed in detail.Richard Chinn is a WDCP-listed trainer, Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS), ACOE-certified Wetland Delineator, and Certified Environmental Trainer. Mr. Chinn has personally trained 8000+ scientists since 1994 in ACOE protocol for the WDCP with varying levels of education and experience. Prerequisite: Completion of a 36 - 40 hour Wetland Delineation Training class or approval of Mr. Chinn.Fee: $525 includes comprehensive workbook, approximately 1 credit hour equivalents toward Professional Wetland Scientist certification, 2 CEU, and miscellaneous information. Richard Chinn provides ACOE training in 25+ cities annually. Please see our web page, http://www.richardchinn.com, for other courses & locations. To register or for additional information, see our web page, http://www.richardchinn.com, email us at email@example.com, call us at 813.655.7549 or fax us at 813.354.4659.
| Location Houston, Texas (& others)
|| Contact Richard Chinn, PWS, CET
||Sponsor: Richard Chinn Environmental Training, Inc.