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Logo - Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System
Soil Mechanics, Bearing Capacity and Slope Stabilization
Registration Eligibility Open to Public
Start Date 08/29/2013
End Date 08/29/2013
Description This is a 6.5 hour, live lecture presentation with instructor and audience interaction.

This course will cover:
- Soil Classification and Investigations
- Reviewing Hydraulic and Mechanical Properties of Soils
- Determining and Increasing Bearing Capacity
- Determining and Increasing Slope Stability

This program will be conducted in a handicap-accessible conference room with ample seating space and writing surface for everyone in attendance. All participants will receive bound written materials authored/compiled by the faculty members. Attendance will be monitored and reported to LA CES.
Location St. Louis, MO
Distance Learning No
Course Equivalency No
Subjects Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare Yes
Hours 6.50
Learning Outcomes Learners will be able to identify properties of soil and establish appropriate soil investigation methods.

Learners will be able to understand compressibility of soil, soil hydraulics, soil permeability, and failures in soils.

Learners will be able to determine and increase the bearing capacity of shallow foundations, piers, and piles.

Learners will be able to discuss slope stabilization concepts and methods.
Instructors R. Michael Bivens
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Provider HalfMoon Education Inc.

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