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John C. Huang, Ph.D., PE & George Thomas, PE
This 10 hour course covers procedures in soil investigations, sampling, equipment used, and laboratory tests required to determine field conditions and investigation requirements for the construction of structure foundations to include dams, drainage structures, and other foundations and the quality of soil for use as a construction material.
This course is based on Chapter Two of the Earth Manual, Third Edition, published by the U.S. Department of Interior.
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.