Due to Restrictions Classes have limits on number of attendees and pre-registration is required.

Class Information for Continuing Education

APPROVED TRAINING /  COURSES

The NCOWCICB has adopted a professional growth hours pre-approved policy.  The goal is to assist contractors and inspectors in their professional careers.  Prior to taking classes, contractors and inspectors can now select classes that the Board has already reviewed and approved for continuing education for renewal of certifications.

Pre-approved course are available to you as listed below.  Contact information for each provider is listed at the bottom.

The NCOWCICB has opted to not give “deemed approved” status to any organization or agency.  All proposed classes need to be submitted to the Board for approval.

Anyone attending these classes must register with the entity offering the class. Contact information for the providers are listed at the bottom of this page.

Please contact NCOWCICB prior to attending any class not listed below to assure class has been approved for credit hours.

Class fees are paid to the provider. For new applicants go to home page click on How to Receive Certification to open the application and step by step instructions

"To register for the onsite wastewater evaluator certification class send an email to ncseptictank@gmail.com

The 18 hour introduction class and Inspector classes are offered by two providers, NCSTA and NCSU. Send an email to the two providers to be placed on their list for these classes. The providers will notify you when they have availability. ncseptictank@gmail.com and soils_training@ncsu.edu

The class dates and locations are set by the providers.  The information is posted on our website as we receive it from the providers.

Date City Provider Class Hours Levels
April 26-28RaleighNCSUSubsurface Optr School6 hrs/dayAll Levels
May 6AshevilleNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
May 17RaleighNCSUDesign 2206 hrsAll Levels
May 19RaleighNCSUInstall 4706 hrsAll Levels
June 16WilkesboroNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
August 18WilkesboroNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
August 26 Mills RiverNCSUDesign 2206 hrsAll Levels
September 7Kill Devil HillsNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
September 8WashingtonNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
September 20Stony PointNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
October 11SmithfieldNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
October 14FranklinNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
October 18GreensboroNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels
October 19GreensboroNCSTAContinuing Ed6 hrsAll Levels

Contact Information for Providers

NC STATE UNIVERSITY CLASSES (NCSU): Contact Joni Tanner
E-mail: joni_tanner@ncsu.edu
Visit its website at: go.ncsu.edu/soilsacademy
Phone: 919-513-1678

NORTH CAROLINA SEPTIC TANK ASSOCIATION (NCSTA):
Phone: 336-416-3564
E-mail: ncseptictank@gmail.com
Visit website: www.ncsta.net

JOHNSTON COUNTY LEH
Contact: Todd Ramsey
Email: 
Phone: 919-989-5180

SOIL SCIENCE SOCITY OF NC (SSSNC):
Contact: Jeff Vaughan
E-mail:  jvaughan@agriwaste.com

CHATHAM  COUNTY  ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH: Contact Kim Warren
E-mail:  Kim.Warren@chathamnc.org
Phone: (919) 545-8319 or
Contact Chatham County Cooperative Extension at: 
(919) - 542-8202

GRANVILLE-VANCE DISTRICT HEALTH DEPT:
Contact: Suzanne Knott
E-mail: sknott@gvdhd.org
Phone: 252-492-5263

ORANGE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT:
Contact: Thomas Privott
E-mail: tprivott@orangecountync.gov
Phone: 919-245-2374

JACKSON COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH 
Contact: Travis Monteith 
Phone: 828-587-8246