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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Subsurface Systems Bureau
Educational Seminars
Please Note:     Proof of Attendance for all seminars is now required. Sign-in sheets for past workshops may be found here.

Approved Seminars for the 2017 - 2018 Renewal Period

DateSeminarLocationCredit Hours
Confined Space Entrant / Attendant 8-hours
Host:  HAZMATEAM, Inc.
Approved for NH Septic Designers and Installers continuing ed credits. Please contact HAZMATEAM, INC @ (603) 882-1112 with questions. Various dates, please see More Information for dates and locations.
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Basic Civil Engineering - Sewage Treatment
Host:  Red Vector
RV- 6788 (One hour class)
On-Line Course
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EPA Onsite Wastewater Treatment: Systems Management
Host:  Red Vector
RV - 6088 (4 hour class)
On-Line Course
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4
Basic Septic System Design
Host:  Red Vector
RV- 10118 (One hour class)
On-Line Course
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1
EPA Onsite Wastewater Treatment - Process and Systems
Host:  Red Vector
RV-56592 (Four hour class)
On-Line Course
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Online: Excavation & Trenching Safety
Host:  HAZMATEAM
Excavating and Trenching is recognized as one of the most hazardous construction operations. OSHA Trenching and Excavation requirements and hazards are addressed in this workshop. This is a recorded course - Available on demand
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Waste Treatment Systems
Host:  Red Vector
RV- 11052AW (two hour class)
On-Line Course
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2
Confined Space Rescue 8-hours
Host:  HAZMATEAM, Inc
Approved for NH Septic Designers and Installers continuing ed credits. Please contact HAZMATEAM, INC @ (603) 882-1112 to register. Various dates, please see more Information for dates and locations.
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3
1/1/2017

12/31/2018
New England Onsite Wastewater Training Program
Host:  URI Cooperative Extension
Various dates. Contact Subsurface Bureau for list of approved courses.
NE Onsite Wastewater Training Program
  University of Rhode Island
  Kingston, RI
  Directions
Varies by course
1/1/2017

12/31/2018
Design and Install Presentation
Host:  Presby Environmental, Inc
Online course
  DVD option
  
3
1/1/2017

12/31/2018
Grade Foreman Bootcamp
Host:  East Point Lasers - Construction Education Academy
Four days of training focusing on a thorough review of basic construction surveying techniques. For dates and to register contact East Point Lasers (800)466-0084 or constructioneducationacademy.com
See Registration Information for Locations
  Locations
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6
1/1/2017

12/31/2018
EnviroFin Design and Install Online course
Host:  Presby Environmental, Inc
Online course
  online
  
3
1/10/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
What's Flushable? EPA Septic Smart Program, Grease Traps / Interceptors
Host:  Waste Water Engineering Bureau
A Wastewater training program.
NHDES Auditorium
  29 Hazen Drive
  Concord
3
2/22/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

2/24/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
The Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show
Host:  WWETT
Feb 22-25, 2017. Please see the website for more information. Each approved session is 1 credit, contact Subsurface @ 271-3501 for approved sessions.
Indiana Convention Center
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  Indianapolis
 
3/13/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Annual Spring Conference & Expo
Host:  Granite State Designers & Installers Association
ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. 3 credit hours per day. Detailed agenda at http://www.gsdia.org/ Tuesday March 14 is cancelled due to weather.
Radison Hotel
  700 Elm St
  Manchester, NH
3
3/27/2017
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
What's Flushable? EPA Septic Smart Program, Grease Traps / Interceptors
Host:  Waste Water Engineering Bureau
A Wastewater training program.
NHDES Portsmouth Regional Office (Pease)
  222 International Drive, Suite 175
  Portsmouth
3
4/4/2017
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
NEW HAMPSHIRE SEPTIC RENEWAL SEMINAR
Host:  E.J. Prescott
Please see More Info for the website and flyer. Topics include Soil properties and septic systems, EnviroFin, Roth Poly tank installation, proper pump sizing, Infiltrator Systems - diagnosing issues impacting system lifespans.
EJ Prescott
  564 Route 9
  West Chesterfield, NH
6
4/11/2017
8:00 AM to Noon
Enviro-Fin
Host:  LE Weed
The training will provide a hands-on approach to system design & sizing the new Enviro-Fin system. Attendees will work with PEI staff to understand proper assembly and installation techniques. To register - info@presbyco.com or 1-800-473-5298.
Hotel Coolidge
  39 South Main Street
  White River Jct.
3
4/13/2017
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Enviro-Fin
Host:  Presby
The training will provide a hands-on approach to system design & sizing the new Enviro-Fin system. Attendees will work with PEI staff to understand proper assembly and installation techniques. To register - info@presbyco.com or 1-800-473-5298
Littleton Masonic Lodge
  1262 St. Johnsbury Road
  Littleton, N.H.
3
4/13/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Continuing Ed Class April 13, 2017
Topics include safety/spills/soils/wetlands/rules.Contact Jacksonfiredept@gmail.com with questions.
Jackson Fire Dept
  58 Main St
  Jackson, NH
6
4/14/2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Topics in Erosion Control and Stormwater Management Seminar
Host:  Merrimack County Conseervation District Merrimack County Conservation District
An all-day seminar on Erosion Control and Stormwater Management. See More Info for registration and workshop details. Contact MCCD with questions.
NHDES Auditorium
  29 Hazen Drive
  Concord, NH
6
4/18/2017
8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
NH Soil Matters Conference
Host:  USDA / SSSNNE
Soils Scientists. Please see more Info for the flyer.
NH Audubon
  Silk Farm Rd
  Concord, NH
6
4/18/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
Hands-On Web Soil Survey Workshop: How to Access Soils Information on the Web
Host:  Hillsborough County Conservation District
Please see the More Info link for registration information and course description.
Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications
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  Manchester, NH
3
4/19/2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Vernal Pool Documentation
Host:  NH Association of Natural Resource Scientists
Vernal Pool Documentation - Identifying larval amphibians & invertebrates
Antioch University New England
  40 Avon Street
  Keene, NH
3
4/21/2017
8:00 AM to Noon
Enviro-Fin
Host:  Presby
The training will provide a hands-on approach to system design & sizing the new Enviro-Fin system. Attendees will work with PEI staff to understand proper assembly & installation techniques.Registration-HD Supply @ 603-263-7350 larry.carrier@hdsupply.com
HD Supply
  232 Frontage Road
  Manchester NH
3
4/21/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Soil Genesis
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Granite State College
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  Concord, NH
6
5/4/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Soil Classification/Taxonomy
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Granite State College--Concord
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  Concord, NH
6
5/5/2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

6/2/2017
U.S. Army Corps Wetland Delineator Methods
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description. This is a 5 day sourse.
Portsmouth/Pease
  119 International Drive
  Portsmouth/Pease
6
5/12/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
What's Flushable? EPA Septic Smart Program, Grease Traps / Interceptors
Host:  Waste Water Engineering Bureau
A Wastewater training program.
Franklin Wastewater Training Center
  528 River St
  Franklin
3
5/18/2017
9:30 AM to 12:30 AM
Hands-On Web Soil Survey Workshop
Host:  Carroll County Conservation District
How to Access Soils Information on the Web
Granite State College
  53 Technology Ln
  Conway, NH
3
5/31/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Grasses for Beginners
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Portsmouth/Pease
  119 International Drive
  Portsmouth/Pease
6
6/7/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Soil Morphology/Describing Soils
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Granite State College
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  Concord, NH
6
6/9/2017
8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Soil Color & Soil Texture Workshop
Host:  NHANRS
Soil Color & Soil Texture Workshop: Practical Use for the Wetland/Environmental Scientist
Stoney Ridge Farm
  41 Kiana Rd
  Alton, NH
4
6/16/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Wetland Classification
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Portsmouth/Pease
  119 International Drive
  Portsmouth/Pease
6
6/20/2017
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Soil Mapping Workshop
Host:  NHANRS
Introduction to Version 4: Field Indicators for Identifying Hydric Soils in New England
NH DES Auditorium
  in the field at 50 S. Curtisville Road
  29 Hazen Drive
  concord, NH
6
6/21/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Summer Erosion Control Field Day
Host:  Rockingham County Conservation District
Please see More Info for website & registration
Brentwood Community Center
  190 Route 125
  Brentwood, NH
6
6/22/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Summer Erosion Control Field Day
Host:  Belknap County Conservation District
Please see More Info for website & registration
Winnisquam Regional High School
  435 West Main Street
  Tilton, NH
6
6/23/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Hydric Soils of New England
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Massabesic Audubon Center
  26 Audubon Way
  Auburn, NH
6
7/18/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

7/19/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Advanced Identification Skills for Grasses
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course decription.
Durham Campus
  Spaulding Life Science Lab Room 140
  Durham, NH
6
7/24/2017
8:00 AM to Noon
Enviro-Fin Waste Water Treatment System Installation
Host:  LE Weed & Sons
The training will provide a hands-on approach to system design & sizing the new Enviro-Fin system and assembly/ installation techniques. To sign up for the training please contact LE Weed & Sons 603-504-5806 or email colinnelson1@myfairpoint.net
Residence
  142 Rollins Road
  Newbury NH
3
8/9/2017
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Identifying Ferns of Northeastern New England
Host:  UNH Professional Development & Training
Please see the website for course description.
Portsmouth/Pease
  119 International Drive
  Portsmouth/Pease
6
8/22/2017
8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Summer Erosion Control Field Day
Host:  Grafton County Conservation District
Contact (603) 353-4652 x.103, pamela.gilbert@nh.nacdnet.net or see More Info link in soils, erosion control, water quality, public works, engineering, roads, planning, and consulting.
Grafton County Complex
  3855 Dartmouth College Highway
  UNH Conference Room
  North Haverhill, NH
6
8/23/2017
8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Summer Erosion Control Field Day
Host:  Cheshire County Conservation District
Contact Cheshire CCD (603) 756-2988 x.116 or amanda@cheshireconservation.org or see More Info link
Stonewall Farm
  242 Chesterfield Rd
  Keene, NH
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8/29/2017
5:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Considerations for Commercial & High Strength Wastewater / New Water Well Board Rules
Host:  GSDI
Join the GSDI board and colleagues for a quick GSDI board of directors meeting followed by a continuing education program before dinner, enjoy your dinner, then sit back for a closing continuing education program. See more info for details.
Derryfield Restaurant
  625 Mammoth Road
  Manchester, NH
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9/13/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
“What’s Flushable?”, The EPA Septic Smart Program, Grease Traps and Grease Interceptors
Host:  NH DES
Please see more info for a link to the flyer.
Jaffrey Fire Department
  138 Turnpike Rd (Rte 124)
  Jaffrey, NH
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9/26/2017
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Continuing Education Seminar with Water Industries, Inc.
Host:  Water Industries, Inc
Topics include: Roth Plastic Tank Installer Certification, Presby Environmental Enviro Fin Installation, Orenco - Evolution of Packed Bed Filters, ProPak Pump System Installation, Orenco - AdvanTex Residential Design, AX-20 & RT. See more info for details
American Legion Post #72
  164 Wolfeboro Highway
  Alton, NH
6
10/5/2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Troubleshooting Septic System Malfunctions
Host:  GSDI
See registration link fo rmore information on topics.
IBEW Local No. 49
  48 Airport Road
  Concord, NH
6
10/17/2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Soil Field Day
Host:  Merrimack County Conservation District
A basic soil properties workshop. (Please bring your own lunch). For questions, please contact the District at 603-223-6020 or email info@merrimackccd.org
Riverhill Grange
  Carter Hill Orchard
  32 Horse Hill Road
  73 Carter Hill Road
  Concord, NH
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10/23/2017
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

10/25/2017
2017 Onsite Wastewater Mega-Conference - On-site Strategies for Pollution Control
Host:  NOWRA
Various approved sessions
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
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  Dover, Delaware
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11/14/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
CONFINED SPACE ENTRY
Host:  N H Association of Septage Haulers
NHASH, with Wieczorek Insurance, will sponsor an OSHA certified confined-space entry training. Sign-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. Contact Donna White at nhash@nhash.com for further information. Attendance is by reservation only
NHDES Auditorium
  29 Hazen Drive
  Concord, NH
3
12/8/2017
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
48th Annual Meeting & Equipment Show
Host:  NH Land Surveyors Association
See More Info for registration and information on the sessions. Attandance at Session 6 is required to obtain credits for the show. Session 6 - 3 credits, Session 12 or 13 - 2 credits, Session 3 - 1 credit
Courtyard Marriott Grappone Conference Center
  70 Constitution Avenue
  Concord, NH
6
12/15/2017
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Back to Basics Soil Workshop
Host:  Merrimack County Conservation District
This basic workshop explores the many aspects of the world of soil. Geared towards septic installers and designers, planning boards etc. For questions, please contact the District at 603-223-6020 or email info@merrimackccd.org.
McAuliffe-Shephard Discovery Center
  2 Institute Drive
  Concord, NH
6
12/28/2017
9:00 AM to Noon
Hands-On Web Soil Survey Workshop
Host:  Merrimack County Conservation District
How to Access Soils Information on the Web. Directions and parking instructions will be e-mailed or mailed to you one-week before class.
Pembroke Academy Computer Laboratory
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  Pembroke, NH
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Approved Seminars from the 2011-2012 Renewal Period

See the complete listing here.

For general Continuing Education questions, please contact the Subsurface Bureau at (603) 271-3501.





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