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September 29, 2016, 1:00 – 3:00 PM CDT

   Forming defensible opinions

      • Techniques of documenting the failure

      • Conducting investigation and research

      • Determining causation and responsibility

      • Test protocols and testing

   Preparing the forensic engineering report

      • Identifying the report’s purpose and its audience 

      • Organization

      • Example report analysis


     2.0 PDHs

HalfMoon Education is an AIA-approved continuing education sponsor (No. J885). HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor in New York. Most of the courses in these series offer PDHs to professional engineers in all states. Check each listing for the specific number of PDHs offered. HalfMoon Education is an approved engineer continuing education provider in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events, certificates of completion will be provided, and LUs will be reported to the AIA. Please note the Writing Resumes and Cover Letters webinar and the Forensic Engineering as a Profession webinar are for personal enrichment only. No continuing education credit is available for these two webinars.


Stephen Batzer, Ph.D., P.E.

Batzer Engineering

Dr. Batzer is a mechanical engineer who consults with clients regarding patent infringement, intellectual property (IP), and the forensic analysis of mechanical devices and manufacturing processes. He has over 30 years of experience and has taught mechanical engineering coursework at five universities. Dr. Batzer is a member of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering – Engineering Mechanics from Michigan Technological University. Dr. Batzer has three safety patents and speaks German. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel of the United States Army and consults on firearms cases.