Construction Site Erosion Control

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CWI offers certifications in Construction Site Erosion:

Responsible Person Certification

The City of Boise, Nampa, and select areas require a trained and certified "Responsible Person" on every construction site. They must have day-to-day control over construction site activities and be in charge of the erosion and sediment control program.

This training covers program requirements, regulatory background, and construction site best management practices. Students who pass the open-book written examination will be certified for three years.

  • Each certification class takes approximately 4 hours to complete.
  • Classes are offered entirely online and can be completed on your schedule.
  • To complete this class you will take an end of class knowledge check.
  • After class completion, you will be sent the certification from the City of Boise.
  • This certification is valid for three years.

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Each certification class costs $155

$100 of the total fee covers the CWI class cost. The other $55 is collected by CWI and covers the City of Boise certification/re-certification fee. CWI will ensure the City of Boise is paid the necessary certification fee so you do not have to.

Class costs and fees are subject to change without notice.


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