Learn how to integrate science with practical, more efficient winter maintenance practices on parking lots and sidewalks – that can help save on costs and time, while minimizing environmental impacts.
Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Time: 9 AM – 2:30 PM
Webinar: Link and details will be sent to registrants as the date approaches.
Cost: $25 per device (this fee helps cover the cost of the trainer)
Trainer: Fortin Consulting
Format: Offered online only. Those registered will receive login instructions just prior to training.
Registration: Fill out form below
Questions, contact Gael at 952-658-9104 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Who should attend?
- Public or private winter maintenance staff
- Those who hire or supervise them
- Private contractors
- Staff or volunteers looking to reduce salt
What you’ll learn:
- Environmental impacts
- Regulatory considerations and managing liability
- Equipment calibration
- Use weather condition info more efficiently
- Application rates
- Plowing and physical removal
- BMPs for storing materials
- De-icing and anti-icing
- Customer and staff educational resources
- Funding opportunities
- Success stories
Passing the optional test at the end of training earns you the MPCA Smart Salting for Parking Lots and Sidewalks Certification and a listing on the MPCA training website here: pca.state.mn.us/water/smart-salting-training. Read more on all MPCA Smart Salting trainings while there.
Smart Salting for Property Managers: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Smart Salting Roads: Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Smart Salting Parking Lots and Sidewalks: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Take 2 minutes to hear from certified maintenance pros like you now using less salt, while maintaining a high level of service and safety in the new MPCA Smart Salting Training for Winter Maintenance promo video!