Free Floodplain Management Training

NYSDEC’s Bureau of Flood Protection and Dam Safety is hosting a free Floodplain Management Training session on Tuesday, October 13th from 9:30am to 4:30pm. This event, co-presented by  The Albany County Soil & Water Conservation District, will be held at the  William F. Rice Extension Center, 24 Martin Road, Voorheesville, NY, 12186.

To register, contact Timothy C. Avery – (585) 232-5137 x276 / or Register online at


Topics Addressed will include:

  • FPM Training: A professional training covering the National Flood
  • Insurance Program (NFIP)
  • Floodplain development standards
  • The Community Rating System (CRS)
  • Elevation certificates
  • Variances & appeals
  • Letters Of Map Change (LOMC’s)
  • Insurance
  • Mitigation

Who should Attend?

  • Code Enforcement Officers
  • Floodplain Administrators
  • Local Elected Officials
  • Building Inspectors
  • Planners
  • Engineers

Note: This event will be limited to  50 attendees.

6 hours of Continuing Education Credits are available for code enforcement officers, professional engineers , and certified floodplain managers.

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