Wilkes University

Engineering/Geologist CE

To register for these courses online, please visit wilkes.augusoft.net.

Earn your PDH hours with the following courses sponsored by Wilkes University:

June 8, 2018

Soil Profile Descriptions Using the POT Approach
SEO Course#111-0008

SEO Credits: 8 hours total comprised of:
4 classroom, 3 field, 1 hour test
Registration: 8:15-8:30 AM

8:30AM-12:30 PM: Classroom Session
• Course introduction
• Field Safety/ Confined Space
• Soil Formation Factors
• Soil Research - Websoils and Other Tools
• Soil Color, Texture, Structure, Consistency,
• Redoximorphic features
• Soil Horizonation and Limiting Conditions

12:30-1:30 PM: Lunch (included)

1:30-4:30 PM: Field Session
Field Descriptions of Soils - The "POT Approach"

Credit for completing the course will be awarded only to those sewage enforcement officers completing the classroom session, the field session and the accompanying exam with a minimum score of 70%.

Instructor: Brian Oram is a Professional Geologist and Soil Scientist with B.F. Environmental Consultants.

 

Cost: $115
PDH Hours 8 (SEO Approved)
Location: Fire & Ice, Trucksville, PA
Time: 8:30AM-4:30 PM
Registration Deadline June 1, 2018

 

June 29, 2018

POT Approach Common Problems and Introduction to Waste Strength
SEO Course#113-0008
SEO Credits: 8 hours total comprised of:
4 classroom, 3 field, 1 hour test
Course #113-0008

Registration: 8:15-8:30 AM

8:30AM-12:30 PM: Classroom Session
• Review of Basic Ethics
• The POT Approach with Respect to Soils Evaluations
• Common Problems and Issues with Site and Soil Evaluations
• Getting it Right – Land-based Wastewater/ Stormwater
• The Water Table – What and Where?
• Wastewater Mass Loading – Design Element

12:30-1:30 PM: Lunch (included)

1:30-4:30 PM: Field Session
Describe the physical properties of a soil (soil texture, structure, consistency, color), identifying soil horizons, and make interpretations related to the movement of water through the soil profile as it relates to on-site wastewater disposal and stormwater management.

Credit for completing the course will be awarded only to those sewage enforcement officers completing the classroom session, the field session and the accompanying exam with a minimum score of 70%.

Instructor: Brian Oram is a Professional Geologist and Soil Scientist with B.F. Environmental Consultants.

Cost: $115
PDH Hours: 8 (SEO approved)
Location: Fire & Ice, Trucksville, PA
Time: 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Registration Deadline: June 22, 2018

 

 

July 13, 2018

Hands on Field Training Course-Describing Soils for PASEOs
SEO Course#117-0008
SEO Credits: 4 hours comprised of a 4-hour field session which includes a 45 minute test

Registration: 8:15-8:30 AM

8:30 AM-12:30 PM
• How to identify soil horizons?
• Describing soil color, texture, rock modifier content, structure, consistency, boundaries and redoximorphic features.
• Identifying limiting conditions.
• Writing an accurate description
Credit for completing the course will be awarded only to those sewage enforcement officers completing the field session and the accompanying exam with a minimum score of 70%.

Instructor: Brian Oram is a Professional Geologist and Soil Scientist with B.F. Environmental Consultants.


Cost: $55
PDH Hours: 4
Location: 25 Outlet Road Dallas, PA
Time: 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
Registration Deadline: July 6, 2018

 

 

 To register for these courses online, please visit wilkes.augusoft.net.


Certificates of Completion
A certificate of completion will be given to participants at the conclusion of the course listing the total hours (PDHs) completed.  The baccalaureate programs in Electrical, Mechanical and Environmental Engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.  Wilkes University is a provider of continuing education in Pennsylvania through the State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists.  These hours may count towards the continuing education requirements for license renewal for professional engineers in Pennsylvania.  Please refer to Act 25 for more information.
 
Courses in our Sustainability program can also be taken for PDH hours.  For more information, visit our Sustainability Management Certificate page.


To register online for these programs please visit
wilkes.augusoft.net.


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