Stormwater Conference Adds Professional Certification Course for Surface Water-Quality Professionals

Jun 24, 2003, 01:00 ET from StormCon

    SAN ANTONIO, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- StormCon, the North American Surface
 Water Quality Conference & Exposition, has expanded its educational offerings
 to include the one-day Certified Professional in Stormwater Quality (CPSWQ)
 exam review course on Sunday, July 27, 2003.
     StormCon, taking place July 27 through July 31, is the largest gathering
 of professionals involved with surface water quality in North America.
 Conference attendees include those with years of experience as well as
 industry newcomers.  Hundreds of public-sector officials, regulators, private
 engineers, and manufacturers come together each year for three focused days
 concentrating on solutions to the NPDES Phase II-related challenges our
 communities are facing.  The event also includes the world's premier trade
 show of stormwater-related products, equipment, and services.
     CPSWQ Certification provides evidence of qualifications in stormwater
 management principles and methods.  CPSWQ Certification is available to those
 who have the educational training, demonstrated expertise, and experience in
 computing, analyzing, and evaluating stormwater quality.
     "The public insists on professional competence from their stormwater
 managers, and CPSWQ is the only professional certification available in the
 industry.  The addition of the CPSWQ exam review course is a tremendous
 addition to this year's lineup at StormCon," remarked Steve Di Giorgi,
 StormCon director.  "We've got Robert F. Kennedy Jr. delivering the Keynote
 Address as part of three full days packed with stormwater-related classes and
 conversations.  We've got the largest stormwater-specific trade show in the
 world.  If stormwater is your thing, why would you want to be anyplace else?"
     Mr. Kennedy's Keynote Address will take place Tuesday morning, July 29.
 StormCon is produced by Forester Communications of Santa Barbara, CA
 ( ), the publisher of Stormwater magazine, the Journal for
 Surface Water Quality Professionals ( ).
     To attend the conference, complete the registration materials found at .
     For information on remaining sponsorship or exhibiting opportunities,
 contact Steve Di Giorgi, StormCon director, at or
 805/682-1300 x129.