Instructor-Led Classes

TIDRC has been authorized by the Department of State Health Services to provide the following classes listed below.

Please check this page frequently as new classes are added regularly.

The classes are shown in date order. Scroll down to find your class.


If you prefer to take classes online, please click here for current online offerings.


Apr 6, 2017
Alamo

Enforcing Public Health Nuisance and Anti-Dumping Laws

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to public health nuisances and the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

$75; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com
Course Information

Location:
City Commission Room
Alamo City Hall
420 N. Tower Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
Apr 24, 2017
North Richland Hills

Substandard Structures Investigation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover laws and procedures that cities and counties follow in responding to substandard structures in their communities.

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts.

$95; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
Donald "Chip" Matthews
Course Information

Location:
Community Room
NRH City Hall
4301 City Point Drive
North Richland Hills, 76810
Apr 26, 2017
Abilene

Prosecuting Environmental Crimes

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This class will cover the fundamentals of prosecuting illegal dumping, water pollution, and similar environmental cases using Texas criminal statutes.

Restricted Class: This class is limited to all elected and appointed prosecutors.

Provided courtesy of the WCTCOG and the USDA.

FREE; Includes all course materials.

This class will carry State Bar continuing education credit.

Instructors:
Roger Haseman,
Former Harris County ADA and lead environmental prosecutor.
Course Information

Location:
Taylor County Courthouse
Grand Jury Room
300 Oak Street
Abilene 79602
Apr 27, 2017
Abilene

Illegal Dumping Enforcement

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

Provided courtesy of the WCTCOG and the USDA.

FREE; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com

Doug Burks
Rural Environmental Project Coordinator
WCTCOG
wctcog.doug@gmail.com
Course Information

Location:
WCTCOG
3702 Loop 322
Abilene 79602
325-672-8544
May 1, 2017
Gatesville

Substandard Structures Investigation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover laws and procedures that cities and counties follow in responding to substandard structures in their communities.

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts.

$95; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
Donald "Chip" Matthews
Course Information

Location:
Gatesville Civic Center
301 Veteran's Memorial Lane
Gatesville 76528
May 3, 2017
Mount Pleasant

Basic Environmental Enforcement

9:00 a.m. - Noon
This class will provide an overview of the essential Texas laws that cities and counties can use to

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities, counties, and special districts.

FREE, Courtesy of the Ark-Tex Council of Governments and the TCEQ

This class carries three CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
John Ockels
Course Information

Location:
Mt. Pleasant Civic Center
1800 N Jefferson
Mount Pleasant 75455
June 5, 2017
San Antonio

Substandard Structures Investigation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover laws and procedures that cities and counties follow in responding to substandard structures in their communities.

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts.

$95; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
Donald "Chip" Matthews
Course Information

Location:
Alamo Area Council of Governments
8700 Tesoro
San Antonio
78217
June 7, 2017
Rockport

Substandard Structures Investigation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
If you work in Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, Nueces, Refugio, or San Patricio Counties (or a city in one of these) you may be eligible for a scholarship. Click here for more information
This class will cover laws and procedures that cities and counties follow in responding to substandard structures in their communities.

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts.

$95; Includes all course materials.

FREE with CBCOG scholarship

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
Donald "Chip" Matthews
Course Information

Location:
Rockport Public Works
2751 State Highway 35 Bypass
Rockport, 78382

[Note: Be sure to enter this whole address in your GPS system; abbreviations don't always work.]
June 9, 2017
Victoria

Substandard Structures Investigation

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover laws and procedures that cities and counties follow in responding to substandard structures in their communities.

This class is open to employees, board members, and elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts.

$95; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructor:
Donald "Chip" Matthews
Course Information

Location:
Victoria County Public Health Department,
2805 North Navarro,
Victoria 77901
June 16, 2017
Sweetwater

Illegal Dumping Enforcement

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

Provided courtesy of the WCTCOG and the USDA.

FREE; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com

Doug Burks
Rural Environmental Project Coordinator
WCTCOG
wctcog.doug@gmail.com
Course Information

Location:
Police Department
400 East Ave A
Sweetwater, TX
79556
June 21, 2017
Belton

Enforcing Public Health Nuisance and Anti-Dumping Laws

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to public health nuisances and the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

$75; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com
Course Information

Location:
Central Texas Council of Governments
2180 North Main Street
Belton 76513
254-770-2362
Aug 18, 2017
Coleman

Illegal Dumping Enforcement

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

Provided courtesy of the WCTCOG and the USDA.

FREE; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com

Doug Burks
Rural Environmental Project Coordinator
WCTCOG
wctcog.doug@gmail.com
Registration
Available Soon
Course Information

Location:
Coleman
Exact location to be determined
Sept 15, 2017
Haskell

Illegal Dumping Enforcement

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This class will cover the laws that cities and counties can use to respond to the effects of illegal dumping.

This class is open to employees, elected officials of Texas cities and counties and special districts, and all firefighters.

Provided courtesy of the WCTCOG and the USDA.

FREE; Includes all course materials.

This class carries six CEUs for code enforcement; RS; and law enforcement officers (see course information for more details).

Instructors:
John Ockels
TIDRC
ockels@tidrc.com

Doug Burks
Rural Environmental Project Coordinator
WCTCOG
wctcog.doug@gmail.com
Registration
Available Soon
Course Information

Location:
Haskell
Exact location to be determined