This is a 6.5 hour live lecture presentation with the instructors and students together in the same room. It will be conducted in a handicap-accessible conference room with ample seating space and writing surface for all attendees. Bound written materials, authored by the faculty, will be distributed to all participants at the program. Attendance will be monitored and reported to LA/CES.
This course covers federal and state rules on erosion and sediment control, goals for and the selection of erosion and sediment control practices, non-structural and structural best practices, stream and bank stabilization, and sediment traps and basins.
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Learners will be able to identify and comply with federal, state, and local regulations to minimize erosion and sedimentation.
Learners will be able to utilize non-structural erosion and sediment control best practices, including soil compaction, composting and other treatments to aid vegetative establishment, and use of geotextiles.
Learners will be able to utilize structural erosion and sediment control best practices, including earthen dikes, pipe drains, silt fences, check dams, drainage swales, subsurface drains, and berms.
Learners will be able to apply techniques to stabilize stream banks and repair them during site development.
Steve Zwilling, Matt Welch
HalfMoon Education Inc.