Snow Sweeper clears snow at Normandale Hills Elementary

Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Time: 8 AM – 1:30 PM

Live Webinar: Link and details will be sent to registrants as the date approaches.

Format: Interactive online – instructors teach class live using WebEx, participants interact with instructors and class using chats, polls, and live class discussion.

Cost: Free to attendees. RPBCWD and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency with Clean Water Funds is covering the cost to offer this class.

Trainer: Fortin Consulting

Registration: Fill out this eventbrite form

Questions, contact Amy at

This training offers information about best practices for managing snow and ice on parking lots and sidewalks. These practices will help you save money, time, and the environment.

Training Topics:

  • Material Selection
  • Application Rates
  • Equipment Calibration
  • Deicing & Anti-icing
  • Practical Tips
  • New Maintenance Methods

Who should attend?

Contractors, staff and volunteers who maintain parking lots and sidewalks.

Participants who pass the optional test can earn the MPCA Smart Salting for Parking Lots and Sidewalks Certification. Certified individuals are listed on the MPCA training website here: Training presented by Fortin Consulting, Inc.

Other trainings

Go to for an up to date schedule of all the winter parking lot and sidewalk trainings.


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