Onsite Wastewater Test Pit Practice

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Event:
Onsite Wastewater Test Pit Practice
Start:
August 24, 2012 8:30 am
End:
August 24, 2012 4:30 pm
Cost:
175.00
Category:
Organizer:
Maureen Hebert
Phone:
802-879-2336
mhebert@vtc.edu
Updated:
April 30, 2012

 

Instructor: Gunner McCain

10% Discount for Vermont Tech Grads

This 1 day training will incorporate some limited lecture on  soils, hydrology and VT septic design regulations in the morning, and field practice in identifying soil layers, texture, and redoximorphic features in the afternoon. Attendees will be led through a test pit evaluation by the instructor, then work in teams to complete 1-2 test pits under the guidance of the instructor, and complete at least one test pit evaluation on their own.

8:30 am                         Check-in, Introduction, review of course material & guidance documents
9:00-10:00 am             Soil Morphology and Texture Review
10:00-10:30am            Redoximorphic Features: identification & importance

10:30-11:30 am           Geologic & geographic requirements for septic design
12:15-3:45 pm             Field Practice – Test Pits
4:00-4:30 pm              Q&A, Wrap up

 

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