The Madison Salt Certification Program was developed in 2017. More than 300 certified applicators have been trained in Dane County since the voluntary program was started. The program is housed in City of Madison Engineering Division, but it is supported in collaboration with Wisconsin SaltWise. This program encourages winter maintenance professionals to use the least amount of de-icing material necessary to keep parking lots, roads, sidewalks and driveways safe. Find out how to get certified and view upcoming trainings by heading to the Get Certified page.

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Property Owners

If you hire winter maintenance crews, check your company’s certification status. Encourage your company to get certified!

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Road Salt Applicators

Private road salt applicators can learn to balance public safety with responsible salt use by learning proper application rates and techniques.

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