This course covers erosion and sediment control requirements and practices, goals and selection of erosion and sediment control practices, non-structural and structural control practices, stream and bank stabilization techniques, and sediment traps and sediment basins.
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Learners will be able to comply with federal Environmental Protection Agency and state erosion and sediment control, requirements.
Learners will be able to utilize practices that minimize project site disturbances that cause erosion and preserve native vegetation.
Learners will be able to control site disturbances with the use of non-structural best practices, including temporary and permanent seeding, sodding, mulching use of geotextiles, chemical soil stabilization, and buffer zones.
Learners will be able to control erosion and control sedimentation on construction sites with structural best practices, including earthern dikes, pipe drains, silt fences, check dams, drainage swales, subsurface drains, and berms.
Malay Ghose Hajra, Tonja Koob Marking
HalfMoon Education Inc.