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6.2 Advanced LID Design: Bioretention Media and Compost Amended Soils - Seattle

LID Training Team

Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)

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Audience

Western Washington designers, engineers, planners, landscape architects, and plan and permit reviewers. 

 

Learning Objectives

Participants will:

  1. Gain an advanced level understanding of the physical and chemical characteristics of bioretention media components and blends necessary to meet specific performance objectives. 
  2. Understand the flow control and water quality treatment performance of current bioretention media specifications.
  3. Know the options for meeting BMP T5.13, and strategies for determining site soil conditions and developing a soil management plan. 

Course Description

This is an advanced level course for engineers, landscape designers, architects, planners, landscape architects, local jurisdiction staff, bioretention media providers and allied disciplines that plan, design, review, install, and supply media for bioretention systems. The course provides current state of knowledge on flow control and water quality treatment mechanisms and performance of bioretention media. The course will also review the guidelines for implementing Soil Quality and Depth (BMP T5.13), techniques for determining site soil conditions and the process for developing soil management plans. The advanced courses are hands-on and will include design exercises, discussion and testing throughout the course.


Course Materials

You can find printable course materials at http://www.wastormwatercenter.org/lidswtrainingprogram.

Prerequisites and Certificate

There are prerequisites for this course. There are four options for fulfilling entrance requirements to Advanced LID Design.

Option 1

Option 2

Option 3

Option 4

To fulfill the requirement for individual advanced courses, complete the intermediate level LID design course associated with this advanced training topic. For this course, Intermediate LID Design: Bioretention Media and Compost Amended Soils.

 

Please note: Classes from the WSU LID Technical Workshop Series associated with specific advanced courses can also be used as prerequisites for entering the advanced courses.1

To fulfill requirements for all advanced courses, attain the Certificate through the Statewide LID Training Program

See the policies for completing the Statewide LID Training Program Certificate on the Washington Stormwater Center website.2

To fulfill requirements for all advanced courses, attain the Washington State University (WSU) LID Technical Workshop Series Certificate.3

To fulfill requirements for all advanced courses, complete the University of Washington (UW) LID Certificate in Green Stormwater Infrastructure Design and Management.4

1 You must be in attendance throughout each of the above prerequisite courses and attendance recorded by signing in and signing out to qualify for the advanced training.

2 Coming Soon

3 See WSU policies for completing the LID certificate on the Washington Stormwater Center website (http://cm.wsu.edu/ehome/index.php?eventid=85334&).

4 See UW policies for completing the LID certificate on the UW Professional and Continuing Education website. (www.pce.uw.edu/certificates/green-stormwater-infrastructure.html)

Potential candidates for the advanced trainings that have not completed any of the above courses, but have significant LID design experience can sign up on a waitlist. Waitlist candidates without the above prerequisites will be ask to respond to a set of pre-screening questions. This option for entry into the advanced courses is only available if the course is not full with participants meeting the prerequisite options 1-4.   

 

Parking

TBD

Training Length

One day (8 hours).

 

Food

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105

Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)


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