Compliance Training

MEA offers a variety of training and technical workshops throughout the year. If you are interested in any of the following training or technical workshops, please see our Events Calendar for appropriate times and locations.

Train the Evaluator

The Train the Evaluator session is tailored to meet the needs of the operators of natural gas pipelines who must comply with the federally mandated operator qualification program. This training provides information on the theory of evaluation, but its strength is in providing useful information and hands-on practice for conducting credible performance evaluations.

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CERCplus Administrator Training

CERCplus is a complete recordkeeping system designed to handle all records of employee qualifications and stay compliant with the Department of Transportation regulations associated with pipeline operator qualifications. In this workshop, participants gain access to behind-the-scenes information ranging from requalification to site structuring, from assigning evaluators, to importing qualifications from external sources.

If you are interested in CERCplus training, please contact Larissa Presho at (651) 289-9600 x121.


Construction Inspector Training

At the end of the 2.5 day session you will be able to identify the responsibilities of a Construction Inspector, inform a contractor of any work that is not being executed in accordance with your company’s specifications, Federal, State and local requirements, and prepare for the final inspection of the area. The hands-on class includes tapping & stopping, fusion, welding and mechanical joining.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion for this class.

Sessions are offered twice each year.
Contact Sandy Driscoll at (651) 289-9600 x119 if you have any questions.