Erosion and Sediment Control - An Overview (RV-1803)

Start Date
09/15/2016
End Date
09/14/2018
Description
This 4-hour online course outlines the principles and practices of erosion and sediment control. It provides you with information needed to develop a comprehensive erosion and sediment control plan, as well as how to select and install the correct sediment control devices in the field. Topics covered include; The Natural Erosion Process, Predicting Soil Loss, Rules and Regulations, Storm Water Runoff, Stable Channel Design, Sediment Control Practices, Vegetative Soil Stabilization, and Developing Sediment and Erosion Control Plans.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Rural Landscape
Site Planning
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
4.0
Learning Outcomes
•Understand the background of the natural erosion process
•Determine the potential soil loss from a property
•Understand law and regulations regarding erosion and sediment control
•Understand basic methods of predicting storm water runoff
•Design and understand the principles of stable channel design
•Select, design and install erosion control devices
•Design an erosion and sediment control plan
Instructors
Bill Tingle
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-1803
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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