Stormwater Operator Certification - Level 1

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The Florida Stormwater Association’s Level 1 course is intended to improve the knowledge and competency of stormwater management field personnel by providing high quality, consistent training that assures a recognized level of knowledge and skill.  FSA Stormwater Operator Certifications are valid for 5 years.


Certification courses are offered in either online or in-person formats based on need.  All courses are two days from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • June 19-20, 2024 / City of Holmes Beach - Cancelled

    *Online participants will require individual computer access with internet and audio capabilities, no camera or microphone required.

Who Should Attend?

Stormwater Operator Level 1 is designed for field maintenance personnel such as foremen, technicians, heavy equipment operators, road stabilization crews, crew leaders, etc.

Why Should You Attend?

Successful completion of Level 1 training results in:

  • Level 1 Stormwater Operator Certification from FSA

  • Eligible for 12 CECs for Certified Floodplain Managers

  • Fulfillment of FDEP's training requirements of your MS4 permit for appropriate stormwater management personnel in Illicit Discharge Inspections; Spill Prevention and Response; Good Housekeeping; Construction Site Plan Review; and Construction Site Inspections.

What’s Included?

All course materials will be provided. There will be a one-hour break for lunch both days. 

Cancellation and Refund Policy:  No refunds, credits or transfers of course fees will be given for cancellations received less than 10 days before a course begins or if a registrant fails to attend a course.  Refunds of course fees (minus a $25 processing fee) will be given if cancellations are received in writing at least 10 days prior to the start of a course.  In the event that a registrant is not able to attend a course, registrant and their employers are encouraged to send substitute personnel.  There is no charge when substituting personnel from the same organization.

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