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Title Date Time Location Subject Skill Format Registration Deadline Description
Construction Stormwater Certification Varies 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…

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…

CREP Outreach & Title Insurance 101 9:00am-3:00pm Alexandria MN CREP In Person

The CREP Outreach training session will cover outreach opportunities and techniques that have been successful for local SWCD staff.

The…

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…

CREP Outreach & Title Insurance 101 9:00am-3:00pm Waite Park MN CREP In Person

The CREP Outreach training session will cover outreach opportunities and techniques that have been successful for local SWCD staff.

The…

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.

Electronic Surveying 9am-3:30pm Rochester Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Surveying In Person

Settings and hands-on field use of survey-grade GPS equipment.

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…

Conservation Planning Course - Tuesday 9am start; Wed-Fri: 8am start Morris Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Conservation Planning In Person

Conservation planning focuses on assisting clients in developing conservation plans that consider all of the resources (soil, water, air, plants,…

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)

Establishing Pollinator Habitat on Organic Farms 10am-3pm Winona Vegetation Native Vegetation, Habitats and Pollinators In Person

This training opportunity provides an overview of organic farms and national standards, pollinator habitats, and includes a fruit farm tour. Lunch…

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

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

Electronic Surveying 9am-3pm Mankato Basic Tech Skills (Matrix) Surveying In Person

Settings and hands-on field use of survey-grade GPS equipment.

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…