Erosion and Sediment Control

Registration Eligibility
None
Start Date
07/17/2018
End Date
07/17/2018
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 soils, causes of erosion and sediment production, goals for and selection of erosion and sediment control practices, calculations for determining soil loss, and non-structural erosion and sediment control best practices.

Location
Toledo, OH
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 identify the types and causes of erosion and sediment production and describe the variables impacting erosion.

Learners will be able to discuss the goals for and the selection of erosion and sediment control practices, including minimizing site disturbance, preserving natural vegetation, and selecting appropriate practices for disturbed areas on construction sites.

Learners will be able to apply Manning's calculation for determining soil loss and be able to explain the importance of soil testing and maintaining pH and organic matter to sustain vegetation.

Learners will be able to identify and describe non-structural erosion and sediment control best practices.
Instructors
Stephen Zwilling, Matt Welch
Website Registration
Course Codes
042418MOBL
Provider
HalfMoon Education Inc.


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