CESCL Cert & Recert

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Department Of Ecology Approved Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead Training

This two-day course satisfies the training requirements stated in the Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater General Permit for certification as a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) for the Department of Ecology. This training is required to perform monitoring and inspection services on construction sites. Certification is good for three years and is recognized by the states of Washington and Oregon. Certification requires class attendance, class participation, and a passing exam score. The course does not require previous education or experience.

Who Should Attend: Construction field personnel, contractors, superintendents, foremen, estimators, public works, inspectors, and engineer professionals who design stormwater prevention plans.


Class Information:

  • Cost: $375 (member) $400 (non-member)
  • All classes are 8:00 am–5:00 pm unless noted otherwise
  • Locations vary by date

August 18-19, 2020 – limited in-person spaces left, but there is a virtual offering of the classroom section. The field visit on August 19 at 1p must be attended in person.
Associated General Contractors Boardroom
9450 SW Commerce Circle Suite 200
Wilsonville, OR  97070

Please contact Joan Stitt, 503-682-3363 or joans@agc-oregon.org, with any questions.


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There is a $25 cancellation fee for all class registrations. The customer has one week (five business days) prior to the start date of the selected class to cancel the registration entirely or transfer to another class. To clarify, if the class is on Tuesday, you must cancel by the Monday of the week before the class. If cancellation occurs within one week of the class (five business days or less), the customer may 1) replace the canceled registrant with a substitute, or 2) forfeit the registration fee. No shows for any class will not be refunded and will be required to re-register and pay for any additional classes. All funds must be paid before the first day of any given class in order to guarantee class placement.

In the event of bad weather and unsafe road conditions the class may have to be cancelled and rescheduled. Please call the AGC office, 503-682-3363 or 800-826-6610 the morning of the class and listen to the recording for additional information.

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Need more information?

Contact Frosti Adams for more information on the class, 503-685-8310.