IECA Member Benefits

We invite you to discover all that membership in the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) can do to further your professional career. IECA membership connects you to a diverse group of individuals from 30 countries who share your concerns and professional challenges. IECA also connects you with local events and information, conferences and field days, networking, education, publications, members-only web site, cost savings and more.

Become a member

NETWORKING

Broaden Your Network

Members who take the time to share ideas and build relationships are better positioned to expand their knowledge and advance their career.

IECA Chapters

IECA provides you with the opportunity to connect with colleagues, share ideas, and access learning locally through training events, newsletter updates, volunteer opportunities and networking.

IECA Events and Conferences

Get member-exclusive savings to attend IECA events including the Annual Conference and Expo, the largest gathering of leaders in the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry. IECA events provide you with the opportunity to earn PDH/CEU credits, develop business skills, expand your knowledge and network with other erosion and sediment control professionals from around the world.

Serve on an IECA Committee or Board

Volunteering provides you with a great opportunity for networking and a closer look at how IECA’s efforts directly affect your industry. Volunteer at the national or chapter level to help shape IECA and influence the direction of erosion and sediment control.

IECA Mentorship Program

The IECA Mentorship Program is designed to connect emerging leaders with seasoned professionals to encourage professional development and give back to the profession.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Enhance Your Knowledge

Professional development isn't an option, it's an ongoing necessity. IECA offers more ways to increase your skillset and earn Professional Development Hours (PDH).

IECA Webinars

Provides you the opportunity to log in from your home or office computer at any time of the day or night to get high-quality continuing education and Professional Development Hours (PDH) for both live and on-demand webinars.

IECA on Location

Learn from industry experts! IECA on Location offers formal on-site training from faculty instructors. IECA faculty members will travel to your business to provide hands-on, classroom training. IECA On Location courses can be public or private to your organization.

IECA Roadshows

Get quality education from a national, state and local perspective. The content is area specific and will address issues related to stormwater management that affect those who coordinate and manage stormwater programs.

RECOGNITION

Gain a Competitive Advantage

Leverage IECA member-only benefits to gain visibility and grow your business.

IECA’s Online Membership Directory

Raise your profile! All IECA members receive a free automatic listing in the IECA Membership Directory - the only directory dedicated exclusively to the erosion and sediment control industry. Industry professionals look to the directory as an informative resource throughout the year.

IECA Member Logo

Showcase your commitment to the erosion and sediment control industry. Download the IECA Member logo and add it to your marketing material, email signature, business cards, website and other collateral.

Advertising Discounts

Join as an organizational member to receive exposure year-round. We offer many options for marketing through our publications, online advertising, vendor webinars, Roadshow sponsorships and, of course, annual conference sponsorship and exhibiting. The sooner you invest in these opportunities, the more exposure you will receive.

Awards of Excellence Program

Your chance to be recognized by your colleagues! Each year, IECA acknowledges members of the Association and the industry who have made extraordinary contributions. Award winners serve as inspirational industry leaders and are recognized at the Annual Conference and Expo.

RESOURCES

Stay on the Cutting Edge

Increase your effectiveness and learn vital information to help you stay on top of industry changes and challenges.

IECA Resource Library

IECA members can access our online Resource Library for the most current, relevant solutions for the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry. Enter a search term, author, topic, etc. to search our case studies, photos, videos and white papers to find your answer quickly! 

IECA SmartBrief

This complimentary twice-weekly e-mail newsletter is specifically aimed at bringing you a quick read that will help keep you up-to-date with the latest news and trends in our industry. News stories are meticulously picked from thousands of news sites, blogs and other sources that are then summarized by expert editors, linked to the original sources for further reading, and delivered to your inbox every week.

Environmental Connection Magazine

Expand your body of knowledge of the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry. With quarterly peer-reviewed articles on timely erosion and sediment control topics, as well as regular features that provide thought-provoking accounts of people, programs and issues in the industry. Each issue of the Environmental Connection Magazine contains a Content Quiz for one PDH, which amounts to 4 PDH credits in any given year!

IECA’s Career Center

Offers you a confidential resume posting, automated e-mail notification of new job listings and the ability to save jobs to review later. It also offers employers and recruiters targeted access to the nation’s most qualified talent pool in the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry.

IECA eNewsletter

Being armed with the latest research and content will help you take your career to another level. IECA is meticulous in ensuring that you have access to timely information, educational news, surveys and special features highlighting the latest trends in erosion control and related fields, with links to additional content on the IECA website.

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