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Learning Units (Hours)
This course will introduce students to multiple ground improvement techniques currently used in geotechnical construction. The techniques that will be discussed include deep dynamic compaction, rapid impact compaction, vibro compaction, compaction grouting, wick drains, vibro replacement, rigid inclusions, chemical grout, jet grout and soil mixing. Design and construction considerations are addressed, and select case histories are presented.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.
AIA Members: You must take the courses listed under the category "AIA/CES Registered Courses" if you want us to report your Learning Units (LUs) to AIA/CES. If you take courses not registered with AIA/CES, you need to report the earned Learning Units (not qualified for HSW credits) using Self Report Form provided by AIA/CES.