Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:15 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:15 - 1:15 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:15 - 4:30 pm
Evaluating Building Sites
Laboratory soil testing
Design soil profile
Shallow Foundation Types and Design Considerations
Bearing Capacity and Settlement
Theories of bearing capacity
Consolidation settlement of clay soils
Elastic settlement of granular soils
Calculating loads and determining bearing capacity
Foundations on Difficult Soils
Dewatering and drainage
Excavation and underpinning
Shallow Foundations for Retaining Walls
Lateral soil pressures
Foundations on slopes
Basement retaining walls
Who Should Attend
6.5 HSW CEPHs
6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 HSW/CEPHs continuing education hours to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Texas.
The American Institute of Architects has approved this event for 6.5 HSW Learning Units(Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA.
HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved architect continuing education sponsorin New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsorfor engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No.24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.
This seminar offers contractors a non-credit continuing education opportunity. It has not been submitted to any state contractor licensing entity for continuing education approval.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
E. Allen Dunn, III, P.E.
Lead Foundation Engineer, M&S Engineering, L.L.C.
Mr. Dunn is a licensed professional engineer with over 18 years of civil engineering and related experience specializing in geotechnical engineering, pavement engineering, forensic and structural engineering, construction materials engineering and testing, and electrical transmission line engineering. His professional experience includes projects throughout Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, New Mexico, and Colorado. Mr. Dunn has worked for commercial, governmental, military, and private clients. He earned a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M, and an M.S. degree in Civil Engineering and M.B.A degree both from University of Texas at San Antonio.