Note: there is a $20 fee for this course.


This introductory, 4-hour course on construction stormwater pollution control addresses the following topics:

  • Background of construction stormwater pollution control regulations.
  • Construction site stormwater inspections procedures.
  • Installation techniques of pollution control measures.
  • Proper maintenance of sediment and erosion control measures.

The course also provides an overview of a stormwater pollution prevention plan and its essential elements.

StormWater Pollution Control is an elective course in the Road Scholar Program.

Who Should Attend

The course is intended for personnel who are responsible for implementing stormwater control measures on construction sites. Stormwater Pollution Control can also help participants achieve the “qualified person or qualified personnel” designation required by the stormwater construction general permit to perform construction site stormwater inspections.


James Murphy is currently a Program Manager within the Nevada Department of Transportation. Since 2008, James has assisted with the development and implementation of NDOT’s Stormwater Management Program, including the Department’s Construction Site Best Management Practices (BMP) Program. James is experienced in BMP regulations and implementation for construction site stormwater compliance.  James graduated from the University of Nevada with a BS in Environmental and Natural Resource Science and an MS in Hydrologic Sciences, and is currently a Certified Professional in Municipal Stormwater Management.


Register here for the online June session. For more information, contact Jeremy Birkey