Focus on Water Infiltration in Soil
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Thursday, March 24, 2022
11:00 am – 1:00 pm CDT
Brad Flack, CPESC, CESSWI, QSM, QCIS, QPSWPPP
What is soil infiltration?
What soil characteristics/properties impact infiltration?
What happens when water does not infiltrate soil?
Determining infiltration rates
Improving soil infiltration
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Brad Flack CPESC. CESSWI. QCIS
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.
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Course Title: Focus on 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: 12/09/2024
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