Practical Site Engineering: Science and Techniques

Registration Eligibility
None
Start Date
07/13/2018
End Date
07/13/2018
Description
This is a 7.0 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 erosion and re-vegetative practices, the impact of soils and landforms, engineering for stormwater management and erosion control, the role of asphalt parking lots in stormwater management, site grading, and stormwater runoff.
Location
Tulsa, OK
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
7.0
Learning Outcomes
Learners will be able to describe revegetation practices and other erosion control efforts, including seed selection, soil biotic additives, cost-effective topsoil alternatives, and hydraulic erosion control versus traditional blankets and mats.

Learners will be able to explain the role of soils in site development and the importance of understanding soil characteristics, classifications, engineering properties, underlying geological conditions, and topography.

Learners will be able to identify and describe best management practices for stormwater management and erosion control, and they will be able to describe site grading techniques for various projects.

Learners will be able to apply techniques for effective design and construction of parking lots to achieve successful stormwater management goals.
Instructors
David Land, Marcio Silvestre, Vernon Seaman, Cythia Lynn, Brad Kmita, Ronald Flanagan
Website Registration
Course Codes
071318TULS
Provider
HalfMoon Education Inc.


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