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Presenter: Dr. Sara Heger

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

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  1. Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems

    Click the links below to view information about each part in this series or to register for a specific one.

Agenda:

Onsite Wastewater Treatment Technologies and Contaminant Removal
Thursday, May 28, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT

   Historical background and evolution

   Residential and commercial wastewater

   Technology and operation of conventional wastewater treatment systems

   Key contaminant removal


Evaluating OSWW Sites, Setting Treatment Goals and System Design
Thursday, May 28, 2020, 1:00 - 2:30 PM CDT

   Design considerations

   Site and soil evaluation

   System boundaries and loadings

   Basic system design

   Pump design


Alternative and Sustainable OSWW Treatment Technologies
Friday, May 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT

   Aerobic treatment units

   Media filters

    Drip dispersal


Management Programs for Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems
Friday, May 29, 2020, 1:00 - 2:30 PM CDT

   Monitoring of systems

   Developing maintenance plans

   Inspection and troubleshooting procedures

   Failure examples and repair options



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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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers

Architects - AIA
     6.0 HSW CE Hours 
     LU|6

Engineers
     6.0 PDHs

AICP Planners
     cm|6


Continuing Education Credit Information

See each course listing for the type and amount of each continuing education credit available. Individual courses for engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ or land surveyor courses in FL, KS, NJ, TN and TX, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities

American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)

International Code Council (No. 1232)

Landscape Architect Continuing Education System

American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)

Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130), and North Dakota.

Course-by-Course Providers: Association of State Floodplain Managers

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) and §69.6(i)(2)). NY landscape architects: §79-1.5(i)(2)

Speakers:

Dr. Sara Heger

Dr. Sara Heger is an engineer, researcher, and instructor in the Onsite Sewage Treatment Program in the Water Resources Center and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Department at the University of Minnesota. For over 20 years, she has been conducting research and providing education and technical assistance to homeowners, small communities, onsite professionals and local units of government regarding onsite wastewater treatment.  She has presented in over 30 states and provinces regarding the design, installation and management of septic systems and related research. Sara is president-elect of the National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association and the Education chair of the Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association.  Sara serves on the NSF International Committee on Wastewater Treatment Systems.  She is also the chair of the Minnesota State Advisory Committee on Decentralized Systems.  She has BS in Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering and a MS and a PhD in Water Resource Science.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $250.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $250.00

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