Synthetic Turf for Residential and Commercial Landscapes

Start Date
10/24/2017
End Date
10/24/2019
Description
This course provides an overview of the construction and physical performance of synthetic turf for surfacing and landscaping in residential and commercial applications.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Campus Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Explain the function of each component of a synthetic turf system and evaluate the materials that may be used for its manufacture.
Discuss artificial grass systems in terms of their durability, environmental impact, and safety.
Describe the installation process of a synthetic turf system
Examine key synthetic grass selection considerations and explore the advantages of artificial grass systems over natural grass.
Discuss the economic and environmental advantages of installing synthetic grass landscaping by assessing its construction and performance and the LEED® credits which may be available for its use in a landscape project.
Cite application examples and discuss the importance of selecting the correct synthetic turf system for any application or environmental exposure.
Instructors
Jason Mayer
Website Registration
Course Codes
AEC806
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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