August 26, 2020  —  August 27, 2020


8:00 AM - 3:45 PM


Parks and Natural Resources Operations Building

2700 South Taylor St.

Arlington, VA 22206

Contact Hours



This two-day workshop will cover an array of topics under the following modules:

Storm Water Fundamentals and Inspection

Effective Erosion and Sediment Control Practices
Effects of Stormwater runoff
Stormwater regulatory framework – NPDES Permits, rules & regulations
Fundamentals of Stormwater practices maintenance: five key questions
Basic Steps in Stormwater Inspections
Vegetated and biological Stormwater practices maintenance
Surface and in-ground Stormwater practices maintenance
Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans
Stormwater practices maintenance program and case studies

Excavating and Trenching
Work Zone Set-Up
Underground Utility Locates and Hazards
Backhoe & Excavator Operations Safety
Cave-in Prevention

Road and Bridge Safety
Temporary Traffic Control & Flagger
Fall Hazards and Fall Prevention Training & Equipment
Winter Road and Bridge Maintenance – Plowing, Anti-Icing and De-Icing

Storm Preparations
Disaster and Emergency Preparations/Personal & Family Preparations
Preparing a Department
Forecasting and Weather Info Resources
Planning, Training, Equipment, Supplies, Maintenance Road and Bridge Safety
Storm Preparations



7:45 am – 8:00 am: Check-In

8:00 am – 12:00 pm: Module One: Storm Water Fundamentals & Inspection

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Module Two: Excavating and Trenching Safety


7:45 am – 8:00 am: Check-In

8:00 am – 12:00 pm: Module Three: Road and Bridge Safety

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Module Two: Storm Preparations


Tony DeCresie

Tony DeCresie brings a very diverse and extensive background spanning numerous industries and businesses – working with both public and private entities. He is a nationally recognized and awarded training manager with several different organizations over the past 25 years.

Tony’s primary area of focus revolves around transportation, highway & road work site safety training and heavy equipment operations safety.
Summary of Qualifications:
Ex-DOT Certified Safety Manager
Previous minority owner of Long Haul Trucking Business
Previous Director of Dump Truck Fleet Operations in private sector
CDL & Highway Road Work Site Safety Operations
Heavy Equipment Operations Management
Well versed in broad spectrum of OSHA and DOT Safety Training Topics
Freight Brokerage Association – Director of Training
Development of In-House Safety Training Programs
Trailering and Load Securement
Roadside Inspections, DOT Compliance Audits and Fleet Safety.
Excavation & Trenching Safety (Competent Person Certification)
Asphalt and Paving Operations
Road and Bridge Maintenance Operations and Safety
Public Works Operations Safety

Who Should Attend

All levels of public works personnel

Registration and Payment

The following registration fees cover the session, all course materials and meals:

Tribal: FREE
Localities: $225
Private Industry: $225

Click here for UVA TTA's general registration information, cancellation policy, and refund policy. UVA TTA accepts the following credit cards: American Express, VISA, MasterCard, and Discover. Credit card information cannot be taken over the phone. Alternatively, after registering you can print out a voucher to send in with your payment. After you have completed the transaction you will receive an automatically generated email confirming registration and payment if applicable. Final confirmation and instructions will be sent out during the week prior to the class date.

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