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Presenter: Allison Blodig, REHS and 1 more

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Day 1
Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm CDT

Overview of Onsite Wastewater Treatment Technologies

   Technology of conventional and advanced wastewater treatment systems
   Recent scientific and technical advances
   Source evaluation: residential and commercial

Commercial System Design - Collection through Secondary Treatment

   Site and soil evaluation
   Collection system design options
   Primary treatment design
   Advanced treatment design
   Disinfection options



Onsite Wastewater Treatment Technologies Day 2
Thrusday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm CDT

Soil Treatment and Dispersal Options

   Factors for selecting and sizing systems
   Design considerations 
   Overview of options

Management and Troubleshooting

   Developing maintenance plans
   Monitoring of systems
   Troubleshooting performance

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
  • Contractors

Professional Engineers:
 
 6.0 PDHs

Architects:
     6.0 HSW CE Hours
     6.0 AIA LU HSW

International Code Council:
   
.6 CEUs (Sitework)

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:

Allison Blodig, REHS

Allison Blodig, REHS has been in the onsite wastewater treatment industry since 1997 and has worked most of her career in the wastewater treatment manufacturing industry. Ms. Blodig had her own consulting company for three years, specializing in decentralized wastewater regulatory consulting, market research, and training across the US. Currently she is an engineered systems specialist with Infiltrator Water Technologies, a leading developer of decentralized wastewater treatment technology. Along with a degree in Biology from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, she has been a registered environmental health specialist and member of the National Environmental Health Association since 1996. She is also very active with the National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (NOWRA) and is the former chair of the Technical Practices Committee, current chair of the Conference Committee and participates in the Online Education Committee. Ms. Blodig received the Women in Manufacturing award in 2012 and was the 2017 recipient of the Raymond Peat Lifetime Achievement award for outstanding achievement in the Kansas onsite wastewater field.

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. Dr. Heger has presented in over 30 states and provinces regarding the design, installation and management of septic systems and related research. She is president- elect of the National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association and is the Education chair of the Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association. Dr. Heger serves on the NSF International Committee on Wastewater Treatment Systems. She is also the chair of the Minnesota State Advisory Committee on Decentralized Systems. Dr. Heger has BS degree in Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering and a MS degree and a PhD in Water Resource Science.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $299.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $299.00
Group Prices
3 or more people each: $199.00

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

AIA Info:

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems: Innovations, Commercial and Cluster Systems

Delivery Method: Live

Course Description: This course examines onsite wastewater treatment technologies and recent scientific and technological advances, onsite commercial design processes, selecting and sizing systems and soil treatment, and management and troubleshooting tips.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss the technology of conventional and advanced onsite wastewater treatment systems and describe recent scientific and technological advances in the industry.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to describe the commercial onsite wastewater design processes and considerations including site and soil evaluation, collection systems design options, the primary treatment design, advanced treatment design, and disinfection options.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify the factors that determine the selection and sizing of treatment systems and dispersal decisions.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to explain the critical role of developing and following system maintenance and monitoring plans, and they will be able to troubleshoot common performance problems.

LUs: 6.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|Elective

Prerequisites: Familiarity with site development and wastewater treatment systems

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to doug@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.