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Presenter: Brad Flack, CPESC, CESSWI, CAS

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Denver, CO

Holiday Inn Denver Cherry Creek
455 South Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80246
Phone: 303-388-5561

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Lunch (On your own):         12:00 - 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session:             1:00 - 5:00 pm


Erosion and Sediment Control Requirements and Practices

   Environmental Protection Agency regulations
   State-specific requirements
      • Requirements, applicability and exclusions
      • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan requirements


Goals and Selection of Erosion and Sediment Control Practices

   Practices that minimize site disturbance
   Preservation of native vegetation
   Selecting appropriate practices for disturbed areas on the construction site


Non-Structural Erosion and Sediment Control Best Practices

   Temporary and permanent seeding, sodding and mulching
   Use of geotextiles
   Chemical soil stabilization
   Establishment of buffer zones


Stream and Bank Stabilization

   Stream bank erosion protection
   Bank stabilization and repair


Structural Erosion and Sediment Control Practices

   Earthen dikes
   Drainage swales
   Pipe drains
   Subsurface drains
   Silt fences
   Berms
   Check dams


Sediment Traps and Sediment Basins

   Calculating flow rates and capacity
   Designing and sizing
   Maintenance plans

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Contractors
  • Landscape Architects
  • Floodplain Managers

Architects
     7.0 HSW CEHs
     7.0 AIA HSW Learning Units

Landscape Architects
     7.0 LA CES HSW PDHs
     7.0 HSW CE Hours

Professional Engineers
     7.0 PDHs

Floodplain Managers
     7.0 ASFPM CECs

Contractors
     Non-Credit CE


Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects and landscape architects in most states, including Colorado architects. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Colorado.

This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 7.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885) and the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System for 7.0 HSW PDHs. Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES and LA/CES.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York architects and landscape architects.

The Association of State Floodplain Managers has approved this activity for 7.0 CECs.

This event also offers a continuing education opportunity to construction contractors, but 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.

Speakers:

Brad Flack, CPESC, CESSWI, CAS

President of Double Oak Storm Tex

Mr. Flack has earned his designation as a certified professional in erosion and sediment control as well as his designation as a certified erosion, sediment and stormwater inspector and instructor, lending his experience and training to his customers for all of their stormwater needs. He has served as the president and the administrative vice president of the South Central Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA). Mr. Flack was the Region 6 president for EnviroCert International and has served as the Region 7 representative for CPESC, Inc. He was technical vice-chair for the Council, and he is on the Education Committee: Stormwater Management Track for the International Erosion Control Association Region 1 which encompasses North America, South America and Europe, where he has served as chair. Mr. Flack was awarded Young Professional of the Year for 2014 by the IECA Region 1 and is also an IECA Mentor. He also served as a member of the Policies and Procedures Committee and the Certified Professional in Industrial Stormwater Management Committee for EnviroCert International. He is also an EnviroMentor for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) as well as a member of the TCEQ Houston Area Small Business Advisory Council. Mr. Flack has been involved with stormwater quality management since 2004, when he learned about permitting, turf establishment, erosion control and detention pond maintenance. He has since continued to learn and develop his stormwater knowledge and skills and is now a speaker at many conferences, sharing his expertise across the US and internationally.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $279.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $279.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $259.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.