Agenda

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022
10:00 am – 12:00 pm CDT

 

Presented by
Dr. Stephen J. Souza

Agenda Highlights:
The special maintenance needs of green infrastructure SMPs
Doing it right: training staff
Doing it right: scheduling and tracking maintenance
The special maintenance needs of vegetated BMPs
The special maintenance needs of infiltration BMPs
The special maintenance needs of green/gray BMPs (manufactured treatment devices)

 

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Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Credits

Landscape Architects:
2.0 HSW CE Hours
2.0 LACES HSW PDHs

Professional Engineers:
2.0 PDHs

Architects:
2.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:
2.0 LU|HSW

International Code Council:
0.2 CEUs (Sitework)

Floodplain Managers:
2.0 ASFPM CECs

 

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 land surveyor courses in NJ, MO, TN or NY unless expressly stated. The Florida DBPR Board of Landscape Architecture generally accepts courses approved by the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES). Landscape architects licensed in Florida are encouraged to review The 2021 Florida Statutes, 481.313(4) to determine course eligibility.

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 (AICP)
Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059),
Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), and North Carolina (No. S-0130).

Course-by-Course Providers:
Association of State Floodplain Managers
International Society of Arboriculture
Society of American Foresters

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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).

Speakers

Dr. Stephen J. Souza

Owner of Clean Waters Consulting, LLC, New Jersey
Dr. Souza is the founding partner of Princeton Hydro, LLC. From its inception in 1998 through 2018, he served as president of Princeton Hydro, retiring from the company in 2019. Over the past 35 years he has dedicated his career to the management and restoration of aquatic ecosystems, in particular lakes, ponds and reservoirs. Dr. Souza received his B.S. degree in 1974 from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, his M.S. in 1976 from Rutgers University, and his Ph.D. in 1981 from the University of Connecticut. He has served over the past 25 years as an instructor and course coordinator for the Rutgers NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Education, developing and implementing multiple short courses focused on the management and restoration of aquatic ecosystems. Dr. Souza is also an adjunct professor at Temple University (Ambler Campus), teaching a graduate studies course in the Department of Landscape and Horticulture (Tyler School of Art and Agriculture). He also conducts a professional continuing education course focusing on green infrastructure stormwater management for CPES through Montclair State University.

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: Maintenance of Green Infrastructure Practices

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This two-hour course provides detailed information and guidance on the maintenance of green infrastructure practices. Different kinds of green infrastructure require specialized tracking and maintenance to ensure continued operation. This course identifies the different types of green infrastructure and provides the necessary guidance and solutions to design professionals to adequately maintain them.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to design and implement a method of scheduling and tracking maintenance on green infrastructure to ensure constant operation.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify and satisfy the special maintenance requirements of vegetated BMPs.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify and satisfy the special maintenance requirements of infiltration BMPs.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify and satisfy the special maintenance requirements of green/gray BMPs (manufactured treatment devices).

Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to explain specialized scheduling, tracking and maintenance requirements to their team/staff and provide guidance.

LUs: 2.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with green infrastructure design

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 06/03/2025

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to fchapman@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.