Supplemental Materials and Resources

Resources for the following classes are available on this page.

Stormwater BMPs for Construction (CESCL)
Western Washington Hydrology Model 2012 (WWHM)


STORMWATER BMPs FOR CONSTRUCTION (CESCL)

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is my Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) certification current?
A: Click here to check the status of your certification.

Q: How long will it take for my name to appear in the Washington State Department of Ecology CESCL Database?
A: The AGC Education Foundation submits class attendee information to the Department of Ecology within 2 weeks of each class. The Department of Ecology usually has the information available in the database within 4 weeks.

Q: How long will it take for me to receive my certification card?
A: Each student will receive a wallet-sized, laminated, certification card on the second day of class. If you do not receive your card, please contact fill out the “Order Replacement CESCL card” form.

Q: Where will my certification card be mailed if I do not receive it at the class?
A: The cards will be mailed to the shipping address on the order. Please verify the shipping address on your order when you register for the class to guarantee prompt receipt of your card.

Q: I lost my certification card. Am I able to order a replacement card?
A: Each student is entitled to one replacement card. Please fill out the “Order Replacement CESCL card” form to the right of the screen to order a new card.

HELPFUL LINKS FOR WAWebDMR

WAWebDMR Brochure and Help
Help Page with Step-by-Step instructions
Frequently Asked Questions

For a downloadable version of WAWebDMR Help, click here.

WEB LINKS FOR WASHINGTON STATE

 AGENCIES

Environmental Protection Agency NPDES
Natural Resource Conservation Service
Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
WSDOT Construction Site Erosion Control
Washington State Department of Ecology – Water Quality Program

ASSOCIATIONS

International Erosion Control Association (IECA)

MANUALS

King County Stormwater Manual
Seattle Construction Stormwater Control Technical Requirements Manual
Department of Ecology Stormwater Management Manuals for Eastern and Western Washington

MAPS

iMap King County

REGULATIONS

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Proposed National Rulemaking to Strengthen the Stormwater Program
NPDES Phase 2 Construction General Permit
Surface Water quality Standards for Washington State

SOILS

Online Soil Survey’s Washington State

WEATHER

Northwest Observational Data
Precipitation Data Washington State
Seattle Meteogram – Weekly
Seattle Radar
Western Washington Forecast Discussions

CONSTRUCTION SAMPLING SUPPLIES

The following are examples of brands and companies as examples only. The AGC Education Foundation does not endorse any of these products. Purchasing any of these materials is not a guarantee of good results.

PORTABLE FIELD TURBIDIMETERS

Fisher Scientific
HF Scientific
Hach
Lab Safety Supply
LaMotte
VWR International, LLC

TRANSPARENCY TUBE

There are several companies that sell turbidity and pH measuring devices. Be sure that your turbidity meter gives you results in Nephelometric Turbidity Units (NTU).
Lab Safety Supply
Lawrence Enterprises, Inc.

NITRILE AND LATEX GLOVES

These can often be purchased locally by scientific or medical supply stores, and sometimes in drugstores. A simple online search for “nitrile gloves” or “latex gloves” will give you many opportunities. Remember to look for powerder-free.

SCOOP

Pet stores carry scoops. Some scientific suppliers carry them but they tend to be more expensive.

WIDE-RANGE pH STRIPS

Purchase strips that measure a range of 1-14 pH units. Many suppliers exist.

Lab Safety Supply


Western Washington Hydrology Model 2012 (WWHM)

Software questions may be answered by contacting Clear Creek Solutions.