This certification course will explain how soil properties impact water movement, principles of DWM, & advanced DWM concepts.
Session 1: (2 CEUs) Drainage Design and Soils: Soil and water concepts & tools, fundamentals in drainage design, and design tools
Session 2: (1.5 CEUs) DWM Design Introduction to Drainage Water Management design
Session 3: (1.5 CEUs) DWM Design Session 3: Field Zoning, retrofitting elevation plans, and economics
A total of 5 CEUs will be available for CCAs or PEs. Partial CEUs will be available for completion of session 1, 2, or 3.
Sessions 1 – 3 will be led by Dr. Gary Sands who is a Professor and Extension Engineer at the University of Minnesota.
Upon successful completion of the quiz modules, an ADMC course certificate will be awarded. An ADMC certificate along with a submitted DIA 164 to your state NRCS can be used to obtain TSP certification for DIA 164. State laws may require a professional engineer’s license regardless of ADMC certification. Please check with your local NRCS State Conservation Engineer and/or your local State Board of Professional Engineers.