Green Roofs Plants and Growing Media - Online

Start Date
03/20/2017
End Date
03/20/2019
Description
This course will provide participants with an overview of plants and growing medium design considerations and maintenance for green roof assemblies. It establishes design and implementation best management practices for plants and growing medium in green roofs.

Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
7.0
Learning Outcomes
This course provides information that you can put to work immediately, allowing you to:
1. Understand the principles of plant physiology and soil sciences as they apply to green roofs;
2. Identify appropriate applications of various plant and growing material for your green roof project;
3. Understand the technical requirements for growing medium and plant life ; and,
4. Understand the potential implementation issues related to plant care and growing medium contamination.
Instructors
Patrick Carey
Website Registration
Course Codes
OLPGM401
Provider
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities


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