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Presenter: Brad Flack CPESC, CESSWI, QCIS

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Day One: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
11:00 am - 2:00 pm CDT (including a 30-min. break)

Erosion and Sediment Control Requirements and Goals

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


Erosion and Sediment Control Best Practices Part I

   Temporary and permanent seeding, sodding and mulching
   Use of geotextiles
   Chemical soil stabilization
   Establishment of buffer zones
   Stream bank erosioen protection
   Bank stabilization and repair



Day Two: Thursday, September 17, 2020
11:00 am - 2:00 pm CDT (including a 30-min. break)

Erosion and Sediment Control Best Practices Part II

   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



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
  • Landscape Architects
  • Floodplain Managers

Professional Engineers
     5.0 PDHs

Architects
     5.0 HSW CE Hours
     5.0 LU|HSW

Landscape Architects
     5.0 HSW CE Hours
     5.0 LA CESHSW PDHs

Floodplain Managers
     5.0 ASFPM CECs



Continuing Education Credit Information

This webinar series consists of four events:
   • Erosion and Sediment Control Requirements and Goals (9/16/20 – 1.0 Hour)
   • Erosion and Sediment Control Best Practices Part 1 (9/16/20 – 1.5 Hours)
   • Erosion and Sediment Control Best Practices Part 2 (9/17/20 – 1.5 Hours)
   • Sediment Traps and Sediment Basins (9/17/20 – 1.0 Hour)

Each webinar offers professional development hours to engineers in all states, HSW continuing education hours to architects in all states, HSW continuing education hours to landscape architects in most states, and continuing education credits to certified floodplain managers. HalfMoon Education is not seeking landscape architect approval in Florida, New Jersey, or North Carolina. Total 5.0 continuing education hours.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (S-0130), and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers, architects, and landscape 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) and §79-1.5(i)(2)). Courses approved by the AIA/CES qualify for Florida architects. Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved has approved each webinar LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Total 5.0 LU|HSW. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA/CES information under this course listing. Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

The Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System has approved each course for HSW PDHs. Only full participation is reportable to the LA CES. Total 5.0 HSW PDHs

The Association of State Floodplain Managers has approved each event for CECs for Certified Floodplain Managers. Total 5.0 CECs

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete each event, respond to prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the entire presentation (multiple attempts allowed).

Speakers:

Brad Flack CPESC, CESSWI, QCIS

President & CEO of Integrity Stormwater

Mr. Flack has earned his designation, among select thousands in the world, as a certified professional in erosion and sediment control (CPESC) as well as his designation as a certified erosion, sediment and stormwater inspector (CESSWI) and a course instructor, lending his experience and training to his customers for all of their stormwater needs. Furthermore he is among the select few who are Qualified Compliance Inspectors of Stormwater (QCIS). 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 CPESC 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 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 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. He is married to his high school sweetheart and they have 3 boys. He works both locally and internationally on humanitarian projects and in missionary service.

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: Erosion and Sediment Control

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This 5.0 hour live lecture presentation covers soil mechanics and classification, slope stbility analysis, reinforced slope stability analysis, nd earth structure failures and fixes and site layout and slope instability prevention.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations on erosion and sediment control.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to use geotextiles and chemical soil stabilization to prevent construction site soil erosion.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify how pipe drains and subsurface drains can be used to limit construction site erosion.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to describe practices for maintaining sediment traps and basins.

LUs: 5.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of erosion and sediment control

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 03/12/2023

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.

 

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations on erosion and sediment control.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify site engineering practices that minimize site disturbance, reducing erosion.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to adopt practices that preserve native site vegetation, reducing construction site erosion.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to select appropriate practices to conserve disturbed soils, reducing construction site erosion.

LUs: 1.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of erosion and sediment control

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 03/12/2023

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can b