Level 1 class materials

Welcome to CBLP Level 1 training!
On this page you will find the tools you need for your training. Please complete pre-class assignments before joining class so you can fully interact with your classmates and instructors.

Before  class please do the following.

Webinars to watch

If you are attending the in-person option you will want to complete all assignments before attending. If you are enrolled in the online sessions, complete this section of webinars before day one.

Introduction to CBLP Level 1, by Beth Ginter
Terminology, by Sara Tangren
Meet the BMPs, Shereen Hughes
Soils,  by Sara Tangren
Native Plants, by Sara Tangren

If you are enrolled in the online sessions, complete this section of webinars before day two.

BMP Drainage Areas and Calculations, Chris Sonne
Watch Vegetation Guidance for BMPs, Dave Hirschman
Optional review: Calculating Runoff, Dave Hirschman

Prior to the field practicum please watch these webinars

BMP Inspection and Verification Presentation, Shereen Hughes
BMP worksheet and tools video, by David Hirschman and Beth Ginter

 

Exercises to complete

Soil Texture exercise, by Sarah Tangren
Complete the BMP worksheet

Take a look at these resources when studying for the CBLP Level 1 Exam

When you complete your field day you will receive a link to the online exam. If you did not receive your link, or your link has expired, please email katie@cblpro.org

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