Upcoming MWPCP Events for Continuing Education Hours

There are currently no scheduled MWPCP training events at this time.  We continue to optimistically plan on holding two Basic Classes at the end of the 2021 summer.  Keep checking this page and watch your email for updates.  

Completed MWPCP Events for Continuing Education Hours

MWPCP Virtual Regulation Training- April 29

This training event is eligible for 3 hours of continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period. 

MWPCP Virtual Technical Training- April 15

This training event is eligible for 3 hours of continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  

Please note that pre-registration will not be required for the virtual MWPCP events.  Participation will be confirmed by documenting active participants and the completion of a survey at the end of the event.  Participants do not need to submit a Credit Hour Reporting Form for these continuing education hours.

Upcoming Events Approved for Continuing Education Hours (non-MWPCP sponsored)

Note that if you attend any of these events you must submit a Credit Hour Reporting Form to receive the approved credits for your continuing education requirements. The reporting form can only be submitted after you attend.

WPA Forum- MNPhrag: Responding to Invasive Phragmites- May 5, 2021.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association – 1 continuing education credit hour for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

Completed Events Approved for Continuing Education Hours (non-MWPCP sponsored)

Note that if you attended any of these events you must submit a Credit Hour Reporting Form to receive the approved credits for your continuing education requirements.

WPA Forum- Leap into Appreciating Minnesota's Frogs and Toads- April 7, 2021.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association – 1 continuing education credit hour for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

Wetland Restoration Webinar- March 16-March 18, 2021.  Sponsored by the BWSR Technical Training and Certification Program- 3 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP for each session.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Please  note that participation will be confirmed by documenting active participates throughout the event and participants do not need to submit a Credit Hour Reporting Form for these CEC.  

WPA Forum- MN Wetland Restoration Projects- March 3, 2021.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association – 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

Critical Methods- Wetland Delineation Workshop Series- March 3, 2021.  Sponsored by UW-La Crosse- 4 online continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

Dakota Wetlands Law and Compliance Interactive Webinar- March 1, 2021.  Sponsored by Halfmoon Education- 1.5 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP for each session.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

Wisconsin Wetlands Association- Virtual Wetland Science Conference - February 16-19, 2021. Sponsored by Wisconsin Wetlands Association – Up to 4 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period. Must have proof of participation (certificate, e-mail confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Updates from BWSR- February 3, 2021.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association – 2 continuing education credit hour for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Exploring and Traversing the Red Lake Peatland SNA on Foot – November 4, 2020. Sponsored by MN Wetlands Professional Association – 1.5 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (certificate, e-mail confirmation, etc.)  

WPA Plant ID Walk – Edenbrook Conservation Area- September 22, 2020.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association- 3.0 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. 

The Marcell Experimental Forest, Peatlands, and the Spruce and Peatland Responses Under Changing Environments (SPRUCE) Experiment- August 20, 2020.  Sponsored by MN Wetland Professional Association- 1.5 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.  These are online hours.  Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period.  Must have proof of participation (i.e. certificate, email confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Restoring Wetland Vegetation Past, Present and Future - June 3, 2020. Sponsored by MN Wetland Professionals Association - 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period. Must have proof of participation (certificate, e-mail confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Making a Statewide NWI Update and Maintaining It - May 13, 2020. Sponsored by MN Wetland Professionals Association - 1 continuing education credit hour for MWPCP. This is an online hour. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period. Must have proof of participation (certificate, e-mail confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Wetland Hydrology Related to Development Review - March 11, 2020. Sponsored by MN Wetland Professionals Association - 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.

Critical Methods in Wetland Delineation - March 4, 2020. Sponsored by UW-La Crosse - 7 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.

Wetland Science Conference, A Clear Vision for Wetlands- February 18 – 20, 2020.  Sponsored by WI Wetlands Associates- 10 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP for attending entire event.  Note that participants will only get credit for the sessions they attended.  Please be sure to itemize these sessions (and their length) on the Credit Hour Reporting Form.

Assumption 101: Introduction to Assuming the CWA Section 404 Program (Webinar) - February 18, 2020. Sponsored by Association of State Wetland Managers - 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. These are online hours. Up to a maximum of 4 online hours are allowed for continuing education per 3-year renewal period. Must have proof of participation (certificate, e-mail confirmation, etc.).

WPA Forum- Assessments of Long Term Floristic Quality and Hydrology on Wetland Mitigation Sites - Feb. 5, 2020. Sponsored by MN Wetland Professionals Association - 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.

2020 Wetland Status & Trends - January 23, 2020. Sponsored by Swamp School, LLC - 2 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP.

Trees and Shrubs of Lake Maria State Park- May 18, 2019.  Sponsored by MN Department of Natural Resources- 1.0 continuing education credit hour for MWPCP.  

Winter Tree Identification- February 9, 2019.  Sponsored by Saint John’s Outdoor University- 3 continuing education credit hours for MWPCP. 

Contact

David Demmer
Wetland Specialist
Ben Meyer
Wetland Specialist
Amy Waters
Wetlands Program Assistant