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Friday, May 21, 2021 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm CDT
Presented by John C. Lommler, Ph.D., P.E. (NM, OH), D.GE
What is soil infiltration?
What soil characteristics/properties impact infiltration?
Unsaturated soils versus saturated soils
What happens when water does not infiltrate soil?
Determining infiltration rates
Difference between permeability, hydraulic conductivity and infiltration
Measuring horizontal or vertical seepage flow
Improving soil infiltration
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2.0 HSW CE Hours
AIA: (AIA credits only available for attending live webinar)
2.0 HSW CE Hours
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2.0 HSW PDHs
International Code Council:
.2 CEUs (Sitework)
2.0 ASFPM CECs
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Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).
Dr. John C. Lommler
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.
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Course Title: Deep Dive into Water Infiltration in Soil
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course explores the what soil infiltration is and why it matters, what soil characteristics and properties affect infiltration, the consequences of water not infiltrating the soil, determining infiltration rates, and improving soil infiltration.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to describe what soil infiltration is and its role in the environment.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify what soil characteristics and properties affect infiltration and how infiltration rates are measured..
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain the consequences of what transpires when water does not adequately infiltrate the soil.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to describe strategies and methods to improve soil infiltration.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Knowledge of landscaping and site development
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 02/11/2024
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