#613 Planning Basics


To Register: Click HERE or call PSATS at (717) 763-0930.


Course and Posttest Title:

#613 Planning Basics Self-Study and Classroom Course
#613P Planning Basics Posttest (Optional)


Course Description:

This course has self-study materials for an SEO to complete prior to attending a half-day classroom session. The classroom session will have activities that apply the information taught in the self-study materials. This course will cover the terminology and the basics of sewage facilities planning under Act 537. Specifically, it will cover:

  • Sewage facilities planning
  • Local agency role in sewage facilities planning
  • Official sewage facilities plan
  • Planning modules
  • Role of the SEO in planning modules
  • Exemptions
  • Delegated local agency

Instructor: Scott Houser, Certified SEO


Posttest:

Participants may take an optional Web-based posttest that covers the material taught in a classroom course. The test is not mandatory; it provides an opportunity to earn additional continuing education credits. To be eligible to take a posttest, you must have successfully completed the classroom course in the 2012-2014 certification cycle. The posttest must also be taken in the 2012-2014 certification cycle.


If you paid the registration fee for the posttest prior to the course, after successfully completing the course, PSATS will send you a link to the posttest. You may also register for the posttest after you successfully complete the classroom course. After receiving the link to the posttest, you will have 30 days to score 70 percent or above on the test to receive a successful completion certificate. The course and posttest must be taken in the same certification cycle.


Who Should Attend?

The course was developed for Sewage Enforcement Officers (SEOs). However, engineers, Township Supervisors and staff, and others interested in learning about onlot sewage systems would benefit from the course content.


Credit Hours:

To receive SEO continuing education credits or engineer professional development hours for the classroom course, the participant must complete the self-study quizzes and bring them to the classroom or field day. To successfully complete the classroom or field day, the participant must attend the course and not miss more than 30 minutes.

To be eligible to take the posttest, the participant must successfully complete the classroom course. To receive SEO continuing education credits for the posttest, the participant must score at least 70 percent of the posttest within 30 days of receiving the link to the test.

Within 30 days of successfully completing the course or posttest, the credits will be sent to DEP.

#613 Planning Basics Self-Study and Classroom Course – 6 DEP Approved Credits
#613P Planning Basics Posttest (Optional)  – 2 DEP Approved Credits


Locations and Dates:

CUMBERLAND COUNTY
COMPLETED

March 29, 2013

  PSATS Educational Center
  4855 Woodland Drive
  Enola, PA 17025
  717-763-0930
  www.psatsmeetingcenter.com

LUZERNE COUNTY
COMPLETED

April 3, 2013

  Hazle Township
  101 W. 27th Street
  Hazle Township, PA 18202
  570-455-2030
 http://hazletownship.com/

CRAWFORD COUNTY
COMPLETED

May 15, 2013

 West Mead Township
 1150 Morgan Village Road
 Meadville, PA 16335
 814-336-1271
 www.westmead.org

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY

April 2, 2014

Bushkill Township
1114 Bushkill Center Road
Nazareth, PA 18064
610-759-1250
www.bushkilltownship.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time:

  • Registration: 12:30 p.m.
  • Course Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Registration Fees:

Classroom Course

  • PSATS Member* – $126
  • PSATS Non-Member – $156

Posttest

  • PSATS Member* – $42
  • PSATS Non-Member – $52

* To qualify as a PSATS member, the registrant must have paid current annual membership dues to PSATS or its affiliates (solicitors, engineers, planners, and emergency management associations) or be an associate member.


Cancellations/Refunds:

Cancellations must be received in writing by faxing to 717-763-9732 or sending an email to cancellations@psats.org. Refunds will be determined by the date of the fax or email.

A cancellation received less than 10 business days before the session you are registered for is subject to a $20 processing fee for refunds.

Those who cancel within two business days of the session date or do not attend forfeit the full registration fee which, if unpaid, will be invoiced.


Self-Study:

This course has self-study materials to be completed online prior to attending a half-day classroom session. Successful completion of this course is achieved by completing the self-study materials and attending the classroom course. The posttest includes questions from the self-study and classroom content.

#613 Planning Basics Self-Study Course Materials

 


To Register: Click HERE or call PSATS at (717) 763-0930.