Fort Indiantown Gap, sickness Annville, PA
March 26-30, 2012

 The registration deadline was March 14, 2012. Registration is now closed.

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 This training was funded through a grant from the PA Department of Environmental Protection, and made possible through the cooperation of the PA Association of Conservation Districts, the PA State Conservation Commission, and Pennsylvania’s conservation districts.

Target Audience

This training is designed for technicians who:

  • are new or relatively new;
  • fel that they have not received adequate training;
  • would like a refresher;
  • or would like guidance and skill enhancement for field inspections.

Course Content

This basic/refresher course will take participants through the fundamentals of plan reviews and proper inspections. This is an intensive five day training. Participants should plan on rigorous class instruction throughout the week. Any or all days can be attended.


Registration Fees

Participant registration fees are waived. Funding is provided through a grant from the PA Department of Environmental Protection.

Lodging and Mileage Reimbursement

Lodging and travel reimbursement forms will be provided and must be submitted by each district for reimbursement. See details below.


A room block has been reserved at the Days Inn Lebanon/Fort Indiantown Gap at the rate of $59.95 including tax. PACD will reimburse conservation districts for up to four nights of lodging at the above rate (or up to $239.80) for each participant.

Days Inn Lebanon/Fort Indiantown Gap
3 Everest Lane
Lebanon/Jonestown, PA 17038
Phone: 717-865-4064
Check in: 3pm; Check out: 11am

  • Please make your reservation early to ensure room availability.
  • Please reference PACD and confirm the rate of $59.95 including tax when making your reservation.

Click here for directions to the hotel.

Mileage Reimbursement

PACD will reimburse conservation districts for travel to and from the training at the state mileage reimbursement rate up to $300.00 per district.


Morning break, lunch, and afternoon break will be provided. For those staying overnight, a continental breakfast is available at the Days Inn from 6-10 am that includes hot waffles, bagels, muffins, toast, fruit, cereal, danish, tea, coffee, and juice. Dinner will be provided Mon-Thu at Fort Indiantown Gap for all attendees who select this option. A resource of local restaurants is available here.