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Presenter: Dr. John C. Lommler, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Soil Investigation and Classification
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM CST


   Properties of soil

     
      • Importance of recognizing soil properties

     
      • Formation of soils

     
      • Types of soils

   
   Soil investigation

     
      • Reference materials and planning site reconnaissance

     
      • Site reconnaissance, geology and visual observations

     
      • Geophysics – shear wave velocity profile

     
      • Drilling, test borings, and CPTu tests (cone penetration tests)

     
      • Test pits

     
      • Appropriate investigational methods – “The Graded Approach”

     
      • Obtaining and reviewing geotechnical reports



Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.


Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.


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GoToWebinar App requirements: 
Windows 7 - 10 or Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) - 10.14 (Mojave)


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The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled


Internet connection:
 Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more


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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers

Engineers:
     2.0 PDHs

Architects:
     2.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:
     2.0 LU|HSW


Continuing Education Credit Information

These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for engineer and architect continuing education credit in most states. Course participants need to be aware of any state continuing education restrictions/limitations on online learning. See each webinar listing for offered credits.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2)).

Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events. Certificates of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the quiz following the end ofeach webinar, and earned LUs (AIA/CES) and PDHs (LA/CES) will be reported by HalfMoon Education Inc.

Speakers:

Dr. John C. Lommler, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE

Principal Geotechnical Engineer with Wood Environment and Infrastructure

Dr. Lommler is a registered professional engineer in New Mexico and principal geotechnical engineer with Wood Environment and Infrastructure. He is a life member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and he is a board-certified geotechnical engineer in the ASCE Geo-Institute. Dr. Lommler is a consultant, educator and author with over 45 years of civil, structural and geotechnical experience. His specialty is geotechnical problem solving.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $100.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $100.00

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