SHA Basic ESC (Yellow Card)
Winter Weather Cancellation Policy - If Anne Arundel County Public Schools are closed Erosion & Sediment Control courses (re-certifications or MDE/ E&S Combo) will be canceled/ rescheduled. If Anne Arundel County Public Schools are 2 hours late, E & S classes will still take place.
ATTENTION: All individuals looking to renew their yellow card, please follow this link to the online course. If you have any questions concerning the program please contact Amanda Mangum at (410) 760-9505. This class is only available for those that have previously taken and passed the course. They MUST have a valid MDE Green Card and SHA Yellow Card.
The Basic Erosion and Sediment (ESC) Course (Yellow Card) is mandatory for contractor superintendents and ESC managers and is highly recommended for contractor project managers. This is a prerequisite to the Designer Erosion and Sediment Control Course. A GREEN Card is required before taking this class. Training is offered by MTBMA for this class which covers the Basic Science of Erosion and Sediment Control, Installing and Maintaining E & S controls, Using the E & S Quality Assurance checklist to monitor compliance, and the Design Modification Process. There is an Exam and Certification is presented upon successful completion of the class. Certification is valid for 3 years.
Beginning in 2010 all classes are Combination 2 Day GREEN and YELLOW Card Classes.
- Class instruction begins at 8:00 am.
- YOU MUST HAVE A VALID PICTURE ID (i.e. DRIVERS LICENSE) TO ENTER THE BUILDING. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS.
- Classes are limited to 45 people per class. Registration is done on a first come – first serve basis – NO EXCEPTIONS.
- As of January 1st, 2012, MTBMA has changed their course pricing:
$120/Non-Members, $100/MTBMA Members & $50/Government Agencies.
Payment is due at the time of registration. There will be no cancellations or refunds. If you would like more information on how to become an MTBMA member, click here.
SHA Office of Construction (Building #4)
7450 Traffic Drive
Hanover, MD 21076.
(Please reference your receipt/confirmation for the correct address, because classes will occasionally be held at a different location.)
Yellow Card Expiration
SHA Yellow Cards are effective for three (3) years and expires on the date you passed the exam.
***This class is only available for those that have previously taken and passed the course. They MUST have a valid MDE Green Card and SHA E & S Yellow Card to re-certify.