Agenda

Erosion & Sediment Control Installer Workshop - Day One
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
12:30 - 5:00PM
Auburn University NCAT Main Facility
277 Technology Pkwy, Auburn, AL 36830

  • 12:30 – 12:40 Welcome and Introduction
  • 12:40 – 1:00 Managing Stormwater: Erosion Control vs. Sediment Control
  • 1:00 – 1:20 Controlling the Erosion: Blankets, Buffers, Slope Drains, & Stockpile Management
  • 1:20 – 2:00 Protecting the Perimeter: Sediment Retention Barriers
  • 2:00 – 2:35 Inlet Protection Practices
  • 2:35 – 2:50 Afternoon Break
  • 2:50 – 3:25 Speed Limits: Ditch Check Practices
  • 3:25 – 4:10 Treat it Before it Leaves: Sediment Basin
  • 4:10 – 4:35 Site Stabilization & Site Housekeeping
  • 4:35 – 5:00 Closing Remarks and Day 2 Overview

Thursday, November 18, 2021
8:30AM - 5:00PM
Auburn University - Erosion and Sediment Control Testing Facility
1600 Lee Rd. 151
Opelika, Alabama, 36804

  • 8:00 – 8:30 Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 – 8:45 Welcome and Introduction (General Safety Topics)
  • 8:45 – 10:00 Rotation 1: Erosion Control Blankets / Slope Drains & Slope Interrupters
  • 10:00 – 10:15 Morning Break
  • 10:15 – 12:00 Rotation 2: Ditch Check / Inlet Protection Installation
  • 12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00 – 2:15 Rotation 3: Sediment Basins / Perimeter Controls
  • 2:15 – 2:30 Afternoon Break
  • 2:30 – 5:00 Demos: Sediment Basin, Slope Drains, Ditch Check, Skimmers, Inlet Protection

* Events will be held rain or shine. Attendees are encouraged to wear appropriate footwear and bring a rain jacket for field sessions in case of rain.

Event Credit: 10 Professional Development Hours (1.0 Continuing Education Units)

Instructors

  • Michael Perez, Ph.D., CPESC Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Auburn University
  • Wesley N. Donald, PhD, CPESC, Research Fellow IV, Department. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Auburn University
  • Wesley C. Zech, Ph.D., LEED AP, Professor & Director of Construction Engineering Management Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham 

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