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Stormwater Pollution Prevention: A Drop In The Bucket

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Course Format
Video on Demand  Video On Demand
Product ID
evissppd_vod
Training Time ?
24 to 38 minutes
Language(s)
English,Spanish
Video Format
Standard Definition Wide
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
8
Quiz Questions
15
Closed Captioning
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Lesson Bookmarking
Downloadable Resources
Interactive Producer
Mastery Training Content Network
Original Content Producer
Excal Visual Inc.
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Overview

All life depends on a steady supply of fresh water, but studies show 18 percent of pollution in lakes and 35 percent of pollution in estuaries is caused by contaminated storm water. Every facility must train its workers to prevent runoff contamination by practicing proper storm water protection procedures. This video training explains the proactive steps to ensure your facility does not contribute to the pollution problem. It focuses on essential good housekeeping practices to prevent industrial waste from being picked up by rainfall and snowmelt. Viewers learn why secondary containment vessels play a critical role in protecting surface water, and why using and maintaining these structures are vital.

Measures to minimize materials’ exposure to the elements are discussed, including skirted loading docks with roofs or overhangs, indoor storage and transfer methods, and keeping materials away from storm drains and gutters. Viewers learn to properly protect wastes and materials with waterproof tarps when outdoor storage is required. The Video On Demand demonstrates dry clean-up measures for liquid, gel and dry non-hazardous materials mishaps, and storm drain protection methods.

Viewing this training gives workers an appreciation for the role they play in keeping storm water runoff safe, so drinking water, recreation areas and wildlife habitats are kept clean and pure.

Video on Demand   This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course
Audience

Employees involved in hazardous material operations, construction or manufacturing

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Your Facility's Role
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Spill Prevention
  • Exposure Minimization
  • Maintenance
  • Spill Clean-Up
  • Summary

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