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Title Date Time Location Subject Skill Format Registration Deadline Description
Construction Stormwater Certification Erosion Control Construction Site Erosion ControlC In Person

University of Minnesota website.

Time: 3 trainings, 8 hours each. This program offers three certification classes for erosion and sediment…

BWSR Regional Wetland Training - 9:00am to 4:00 pm Zimmerman Wetland WCA Administration In Person

Different topics will be presented each day.  The first day will focus on the administration of the Wetland Conservation Act (WCA).  The second…

Healthy Soils, Resilient Yards & Turf Alternatives - 6pm-7:30pm Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) In Person

Metro Blooms & Blue Thumb Workshops:

  • Creating Your Resilient Yard: this workshop provides a framework to…
Riparian Forest Buffers, Tree/Shrub Site Preparation and Tree/Shrub Establishment training - Day 1: 9:30am-3:30pm. Day 2: 8:30am-3:30pm Carlton Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Forestry Basics and Practices In Person

This two day training will cover Riparian Forest Buffer (391), Tree/Shrub Site Preparation (490) and Tree/Shrub Establishment (612) practice…

Soil Health Training: Webinars - 10am-12pm both days Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Soil Health and Management Webinar

These webinars are intended for those who registered to participate in the June 2019 Statewide Soil Health Training for Conservation Planner…

Cultural Resources: Part 2 - 9am-5pm both days Redwood Falls Cultural Resources In Person

Cultural Resources: Part 2 is a two-day training that provides attendees with awareness training related to cultural resources…

Plant Materials Workshop 9am-3:30pm Detroit Lakes Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Staff from the NRCS Plant Materials Center Bismarck, ND will be in state to provide training on planting and evaluation native plants for…

Plant Materials Workshop 9am-3:30pm Morris Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Staff from the NRCS Plant Materials Center Bismarck, ND will be in state to provide training on planting and evaluation native plants for…

Plant Materials Workshop 9am-3:30pm Ivanhoe Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Staff from the NRCS Plant Materials Center Bismarck, ND will be in state to provide training on planting and evaluation native plants for…

Soil Health and Sustainability for Field Staff - 9am-4pm both days Blooming Prairie Soil Soil Health and Management In Person

This is the MN NRCS equivalent of the Soil Health and Sustainability Training NRCS HNQ-Local-000004.

This training is designed to provide…

MN DNR 2019 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training - 9am-3:30pm both days New Ulm Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Southern Session: Prairie Plants, NPCs, and Management, field session

The prairie field sessions and central dry-mesic forest class will…

Soil Health and Sustainability for Field Staff - 9am-4pm both days Mora Soil Soil Health and Management In Person

This is the MN NRCS equivalent of the Soil Health and Sustainability Training NRCS HNQ-Local-000004.

This training is designed to provide…

Soil Health and Sustainability for Field Staff - 9am-4pm both days Detroit Lakes Soil Soil Health and Management In Person

This is the MN NRCS equivalent of the Soil Health and Sustainability Training NRCS HNQ-Local-000004.

This training is designed to provide…

Basics of Construction Plans, Supervision, & Documentation Training - 9am-3pm both days Rochester Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Basic Construction Inspection In Person

This training covers construction inspection basics for common engineering practices.

Soil Health and Sustainability for Field Staff - 9am-4pm both days Marshall Soil Soil Erosion Prediction Models In Person

This is the MN NRCS equivalent of the Soil Health and Sustainability Training NRCS HNQ-Local-000004.

This training is designed to provide…

Five-Day Basic Delineation - See Notes section Arden Hills Wetland Delineation In Person

Course Full - Wait List Available.  This 5-day course will focus on the fundamentals, concepts and techniques for delineating…

Vegetation Half-Day Continuing Education 1:00pm-4:00pm Arden Hills Wetland Plant ID In Person

This fun half-day course, worth 3 direct hours of WDCP Continuing Education, is for wetland delineators who have had some prior plant…

Soils Half-Day Continuing Education 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Arden Hills Wetland Wetland Soils In Person

This half-day soils training worth 3 direct hours of WDCP Continuing Education is for wetland delineators that have had prior soils training but…

Prescribed Grazing Training - 8am-5pm all 3 days Grand Rapids Livestock Managed Grazing Systems In Person

Comprehensive Grazing Management training covering all aspects of planning and implementing a grazing system.

Pollinator Habitat Planning 9am-3pm Bagley Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

A full day, mixed classroom and field based training covering the basics of Planning and Designing Pollinator Habitat including plant and Insect…

Pollinator Habitat Planning 9am-3pm Baxter Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

A full day, mixed classroom and field based training covering the basics of Planning and Designing Pollinator Habitat including plant and Insect…

MN DNR 2019 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training 9am-3:30pm Park Rapids Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Strata Group Focus: Forest Grasses (indoor and field)

University of Minnesota Extension 2019 Field School for Ag Professionals - Day 1: 8:45am to 4:30pm; day 2: 8am to 3:45pm Saint Paul Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Basic Ag & Agronomy In Person

A hands-on, in-field program emphasizing crop and pest management diagnostic skill building in field crops.  Cost is $199 for either day or $349…

MN DNR 2019 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training 9am-3:30pm Nearest Town: Pine Center Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Forest NPC Classification Methods (Field session)

MN DNR 2019 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training - 9am-3:30pm both days Twin Valley Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators

Northwest Session: Prairie Plants, NPCs, and Management (Field session)

MN DNR 2019 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training 8:30am-3pm Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

Central Dry-mesic forest management, field session. The prairie field sessions and central dry-mesic forest class will each span two days:

Five Day Basic Delineation - see notes section Brainerd Wetland Delineation In Person

This 5-day course will focus on the fundamentals, concepts and techniques for delineating wetlands in Minnesota.  The course is based on the Corps…

Vegetation Half-Day Continuing Education 1:00pm-4:00pm Brainerd Wetland Plant ID In Person

This fun half-day course, worth 3 direct hours of WDCP Continuing Education, is for wetland delineators who have had some prior plant…

Soils Half-Day Continuing Education 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Brainerd Wetland Wetland Soils In Person

This half-day soils training worth 3 direct hours of WDCP Continuing Education is for wetland delineators that have had prior soils training but…

BWSR Regional Wetland Training - 9:00am to 4:00 pm both days Cloquet Wetland WCA Administration In Person

Different topics will be presented each day.  The first day will focus on the administration of the Wetland Conservation Act (WCA).  The…