|PDH Online Course Description||PDH Units/
Learning Units (Hours)
John Poullain, P.E.
This three-hour PDH online course discusses the benefits and functions of rain gardens in urbanized areas. The essential data for location, sizing, soil and plant suitability, maintenance, and basics of construction are discussed. It also shows how runoff volumes, outflows and drainage pipes are sized. Actions and activities for rain gardens may require governmental and subdivision compliance. References for publications of governmental agencies, rain garden designers and authorities are shown in the text.
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.