Conducting Effective BMP Inspections

Jason Dorney, CPESC, QSD/QSP, QISP

The primary focus of this course will be best practices for conducting required SWPPP site inspections. Lessons learned, best practices, what not to do and effective communication will be discussed in the presentation. Participants will learn about the building blocks for creating an effective inspection and consulting program for SWPPP compliance.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Begin, or continue to improve, building skills for conducting effective site inspections.
  • Effectively communicate the results of a site inspection by clearly stating the findings.
  • Foster an environment of open dialogue and understanding between parties pertaining to site inspections and site compliance.

Presented by Jason Dorney, CPESC, QSD/QSP, QISP – Regional Sales Director - Appalachian Region, CORE Erosion Control Services

Jason Dorney has been in the erosion and sediment control industry for 14 years having held multiple different positions involving various skill sets. Currently Mr. Dorney is the Regional Sales Manager for the Appalachian Region for CORE Erosion Control Services, based out of the Philadelphia, PA region. Previous to this role he worked as an Environmental Project Manager for an engineering firm in San Diego, CA where he conducted required site inspections, wrote and reviewed SWPPPs and conducted required SWPPP sampling for various types of construction projects. Prior to this role Mr. Dorney worked as a BMP manufacturing and installation company. Mr Dorney is also the past president of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the IECA. Mr. Dorney's various roles have given him the opportunity to approach his work from different perspectives. Having had experience as a manufacturer, installer, inspector and designer has proven to be extremely valuable throughout his career and his goals are to help share his experience with others, as well as learning from the experience of others, in order to advance our industry and help to protect our environment.