Important Information

This year the CEPSCI team in partnership with SCDOT will provide training covering aspects of South Carolina's current NPDES Construction General Permit (SCR100000) with additional material specific to the SCDOT NPDES Construction General Permit (SCR160000). This is a two day SCDOT specific class offering. Personnel seeking recertification are only required to attend the first day of any scheduled SCDOT class. Those seeking certification will be required to attend the first day of class and pass the qualifying exam scheduled for the following morning. This series of classes is limited to SCDOT employees, SCDOT Prime Contractors and SCDOT DBEs.

Classes begin: 8:30 a.m.
Classes adjourn: 4:30 p.m.

SCDOT Certification Class

This process mimics our CEPSCI Initial Certification Class but will include additional information specific to the SCDOT NPDES Construction General Permit.  SCDOT personnel seeking certification must attend both days, taking the exam on the second day.

SCDOT Certification Agenda

SCDOT Recertification Class

This process is similar to the CEPSCI Recertification Class. In addition, it will include information specific to the SCDOT NPDES Construction General Permit. The class will last the entire day.

SCDOT Recertification Agenda

SCDOT Class Registration and Payment


Online registration is not available.

Please email the CEPSCI program for registration (include the following information):

    1. Registrants first and last name
    2. Class date and if it is for certification or recertification (CEPSCI number for recertification)
    3. Mailing address
    4. SCDOT employee number and district
    5. Driver's license number

A registration confirmation will be send by email.

Registration must be in a timely manner prior to the class date to ensure a seat and materials.

This series of classes is limited to SCDOT employees, SCDOT Prime Contractors and SCDOT DBEs.

SCDOT Payment and Fees

    • SCDOT certification class, exam and materials - $395.00
    • SCDOT recertification class and materials - $325.00
    • SCDOT technical class only (limited to PEs, Tier B Land Surveyors and RLAs) - $345.00

The technical class is intended for those qualified persons seeking to obtain knowledge concerning erosion prevention, sediment control and specifics relating to site inspections. Attendees under this designation will not become certified through the program or receive a CEPSCI card. PDH certificates are available upon request.

One invoice will be sent to the Columbia SCDOT headquarters office at the conclusion of each class. As requested, the invoice will contain all registration information above.

SCDOT Prime Contractor and DBE Payment and Fees

Fee structure is the same as outlined above. Please contact the CEPSCI program for invoicing.

Please contact us with any questions or concerns.

SCDOT Class Schedule


Classes and exams are held at the River Center in Columbia

5605 Bush River Rd
Columbia, SC

Resuming Spring 2020

Email for Registration