EnviroCert International, Inc.

EnviroCert International, Inc.® (ECI) offers internationally recognized professional certifications, which can be earned by demonstrating certain qualifications based on a combination of education and experience, and passing an exam. These certifications cover the regulations, design, and inspection for the construction, municipal, stormwater modeling and hydrology, and multi-sector/industrial fields. The right to engage in the practice of Stormwater Quality and Management is based on the qualifications of the person as evidenced by the person’s certificate. EnviroCert standards ensure the stormwater community and regulatory agencies that our certificants have the appropriate credentials for stormwater professionals.

EnviroCert offers training and exams throughout the country for their five certification's including: CESSWI, CPESC, CPISM, CPMSM, and CPSWQ. Click on the links below for more information on these certifications.


A Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC) or Canadian Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CAN-CISEC) is one who has demonstrated his or her proficiency in observing, inspecting, and reporting on the implementation of Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs), for US Applicants, or Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) Report and Plan, for Canadian Applicants.

IECA offers online training modules for the CISEC exam in the IECA eLearning library. CISEC also has in-person training and exams throughout the country. Click on the link below for more information on CISEC.


IECA is the foremost organization for those involved in or concerned about soil erosion control. Membership (in IECA) tells others you take erosion control seriously and you want to help make a difference.

Scott Velting, CPESC, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA