Here’s a look at some upcoming webinars from Forester University that will be especially relevant for erosion and sediment control professionals. A couple of things to note:
* You can earn Continuing Education Units or Professional Development Hours for all Forester U webinars. Click here to learn more.
* Past webinars are now available as webcasts so you can view them—and receive credit—on your own schedule. Click here for a complete list of webcasts.
* Two of the webinars listed below consist of multiple sessions. If you’re unable to attend one of the sessions live, you can catch up by watching the recorded webcast of that session at your convenience, and you can still take the quiz for CEU/PDH credits.
May 22 – August 14
Permeable Pavement Master Class Series
Presented by David Hein, P.Eng.
This best-selling series is back by popular demand. Join Join David Hein, vice president of transportation and principal engineer at Applied Research Associates and chair of the ASCE T&DI Permeable Pavement Structural Design Committee, for a comprehensive live and on-demand four-session master class series exploring the ins and outs of permeable pavement design, construction, and performance. Click here for more information.
June 24 and June 26
Hydrology 101 (for Those Who Skipped It in College)
Presented by David T. Williams, Ph.D., P.E., PH, CFM, CPESC, D.WRE
At a loss when hydrologic engineers start throwing out fancy terms like flood return interval, antecedent moisture condition, and initial abstraction? Join former IECA president David Williams as he returns to present his best-selling two-part series exploring the concepts, terms, and analyses behind hydrology, and the basis of the analyses that go into hydrologic studies. Click here for more information.
Selecting the Best ECBs &
TRMs for Your Project
Presented by Jerald S. Fifield, Ph.D., CISEC, CPESC, and Tina R. Wills, P.E., CISEC
Select the right rolled erosion control product (RECP) for your project. Join returning speakers Jerry Fifield and Tina Wills—the presenters of the popular Sediment & Erosion Control Master Class Series—as they look at the current
erosion control blankets (ECBs) and turf reinforcement mats (TRMs) on the market, including their applications and limitations. Click here for more information.
Protecting Streambanks & Shorelines with Integrated Erosion Control Systems
Presented by Jill Pack, CPESC, and Doug Gaffney, P.E.
This free webinar explores the latest geosynthetic reinforced erosion control systems and the keys to successfully designing them to improve the stability and performance along your riverbanks, lakefronts, and shorelines. Click here for more information.
How to Avoid Becoming a Media Crisis
Presented by Melanie Goetz, MBA
Learn the dirty little tricks of the media and how to avoid them. Join Melanie Goetz to explore crisis-tested strategies and essential techniques to mitigate the media and
keep yourself (and organization) from becoming a viral media blunder. She’ll show you verbal and non-verbal techniques to communicate your message clearly and concisely; interview basics and how to steer clear of dangerous questions; and how to control the conversation. Click here for more information.