Agenda

Webinar instructions will be emailed before the date of the webinar.

Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Thursday, September 22, 2022 
8:30 am – 4:30 pm EDT (including a 60-min. break)

 

Presented by
Benjamin T. Dreyer

Selecting Stormwater Best Management Practices
Site topography, hydrology, and soils
System sizing and design
System performance
Selection criteria

Reducing Site Disturbance and Increasing Natural Landscaping
Benefits of natural landscaping
Choosing native species for plantings
Cost considerations and maintenance

Permeable Pavers and Porous Pavement
Site criteria and product selection
Preparation and installation
Cost considerations and maintenance

Filter Strips and Drainage Swales
Benefits and design considerations
Choosing appropriate vegetation
Cost considerations and maintenance

Detention Basins and Ponds
Benefits and site selection
Sizing and design
Choosing native vegetation
Maintenance considerations

Non-Point Source Stormwater Controls
Pollutant load calculations
Nutrient tracking
MS4
Nutrient accounting
Regional nonpoint source databases

Stormwater Best Management Case Studies

 

 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 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.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

Web Browser:
The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

Internet connection: Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more

For more information, visit the Support section at www.gotowebinar.com

Credits

Professional Engineers:
6.5 PDHs

Architects:
6.5 HSW CE Hours
6.5 AIA LU|HSW

Landscape Architects:
6.5 HSW CE Hours
6.5 LA CES HSW PDHs

Floodplain Managers:
6.5 ASFPM CECs

International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Sitework)

 

Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and is designed to qualify for 6.5 PDHs for professional engineers, 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects, and 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for landscape architects in all states that allow this learning method. Please refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility. 

 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) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses. 

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.5 LU|HSWs (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES. 

 The Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.5 HSW PDHs. Only full participation is reportable to the LA CES. 

This webinar has been approved by the Association of State Floodplain Managers for 6.5 CECs for floodplain managers. 

 Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the webinar for those who attend the entire course and score a minimum 80% on the quiz that follows the course (multiple attempts allowed). 

Speakers

Benjamin T. Dreyer

Benjamin T. Dreyer Project Manager, Underwood Engineers
Mr. Dreyer has over 18 years’ experience providing engineering services to municipal clients in New Hampshire and Maine. He leads Underwood Engineer’s stormwater group specializing in Municipal LID and Green Infrastructure projects. Relevant work experience includes incorporating LID into streetscape, roadway, and municipal facility projects. Mr. Dreyer has also worked on small- and large-scale non-point source pollution management plans from the subwatershed level to regional scale.

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: Stormwater Best Management Practices in New England

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course identifies and explains stormwater best management practices specific to the New England region, including reducing site disturbance, increasing natural landscaping, managing non-point source pollution, and utilizing permeable pavers, porous pavements, filter strips, drainage swales, detention basins and ponds. Stormwater best management case studies will also be discussed in this course.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to consider site topography, hydrology and soils in order to select, size and design a stormwater management system.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to understand and adopt ecologically-friendly stormwater management practices such as natural landscaping, site disturbance reduction, detention basins, ponds, and more.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to analyze non-point source stormwater controls, calculate pollutant loads, utilize regional non-point source databases and track nutrients.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to identify and select appropriate native plants for use in landscaping, drainage swales, and ponds.

LUs: 6.5                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with site development and awareness of stormwater management principles

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 07/19/2025

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.

Webinar Price: $319.00