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					                                                                        Erosion and Sediment Control
Who should attend these                                         Workshop 2: What’s in the                                         Workshop 4: Preparing an ESCP
workshops?                                                      “Maroon Manual”?                                                  Workshop 4 covers the identification and design of temporary
                                                                                                                                  and permanent erosion and sediment control measures on
•   Site construction personnel                                 Workshop 2 gives a broad overview of the material contained       construction sites and their delineation on a plan.
                                                                in the “Maroon Manual”. Workshop participants require a
•   Developers and Consultants                                  calculator and access to a copy of the “Maroon Manual”.           This Workshop pulls together the information presented at
•   Civil and Environmental Engineers                                                                                             the earlier Workshops 1, 2, and 3. It is a practical application
•   Local and State Government Officers                         This workshop provides an understanding of the key                of the work undertaken at the earlier workshops.
                                                                technical and management issues relating to erosion and
•   Those responsible for reviewing Erosion and Sediment
                                                                sediment control in the urban environment in SE Queensland.
    Control and Soil and Water Management Plans                                                                                   Participants will gain a sound understanding of the process
                                                                It also introduces the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation       involved with the selection, design and placement of a range
•   Others wishing to update their knowledge in line with the   as a tool for assessing erosion risk at a site under different    of typical soil conservation measures suitable for use on
    current best practice approaches in the “Maroon Manual”     management conditions. The workshop is designed to guide          construction sites. They will be able to delineate these on an
•   Those wishing to sit the CPESC examination                  participants through the “Maroon Manual” so they can apply it     Erosion and Sediment Control Plan following the criteria set
                                                                to their plans and sites. We look at what site issues should be   out in the “Maroon Manual.
                                                                considered when planning for erosion and sediment control
Workshop 1: Fundamentals of                                     and how they might affect your proposed works.                    Participants should also bring a calculator, notebook and pen,
Erosion and Sediment Control                                    Workshop content:
                                                                                                                                  and have access to a laptop computer loaded with the
                                                                                                                                  software provided at Workshop 3.
Workshop 1 focuses on urban subdivisions and covers topics      • Site Assessment and Site Planning
including the theory of soil conservation, erosion and          • Erosion Control                                                 Workshop content:
sediment control products and practices, restoration ecology    • Sediment Control                                                •  Theory of Plan Preparation
and revegetation. These topics are introduced in a manner
                                                                • Site Management and Inspection                                  •  Guided Practice in the preparation of minor and major
consistent with the best practice, erosion control driven, 50                                                                        Erosion and Sediment Control Plans
mg/L wet weather release limit approach of the Manual for
                                                                                                                                  • Plan Preparation Using Local Examples
Erosion and Sediment Control, the “Maroon Manual”, which        Workshop 3: Water Management
has been developed and adopted by Sunshine Coast
Regional Council.                                               on Construction Sites
                                                                                                                                  The “Maroon Manual”
The workshop provides training in the selection, construction   Workshop 3 trains those responsible for the selection, design
and maintenance of temporary and permanent erosion and          or review of temporary and permanent erosion and sediment         The “Maroon Manual” version 1.2 can be downloaded in
sediment control measures on construction sites. It provides    control measures on urban construction sites.                     advance at:
a background in soils and vegetation for those who wish to                                                              
expand their knowledge of these topics from a practical         This Workshop focuses on sediment basins and diversion            sion-sediment-control
perspective rather than detailed design.                        structures, two key features of a major ESCP. This workshop
                                                                is equally applicable to both engineers and non-engineers.
This workshop does not address engineering considerations,
mathematical calculations or preparing plans for erosion and
                                                                Participants will gain a sound understanding of the design
                                                                aspects of water management structures described in the
                                                                                                                                  Certified Professional in Erosion
sediment control, but covers the role of onsite construction
workers and serves as an introduction to the later Workshops
                                                                “Maroon Manual”.                                                  and Sediment Control (CPESC)
                                                                                                                                  This course is designed to prepare candidates for the
2, 3 and 4.                                                     Workshop 3 participants require access to a copy of the           International Erosion Control Association Certified
                                                                “Maroon Manual”, a calculator, notebook and pen, and if           Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control examination.
Workshop content:                                               possible, have access to a laptop computer. A software CD         Further information on the CPESC qualification can be
• Water Quality, Planning and Legal Requirements                and electronic copy of the “Maroon Manual” will be provided.      obtained from the IECA website:
• Soils and Soil Conservation                                   Workshop content:
• Erosion Hazard Factors and their Control                      • Theory of Water Management                                      Further information on opportunities for completion of the
• Implementing Effective Erosion and Sediment Control           • Application of Water Management on Construction Sites           IECA CPESC exam can be obtained from IECA Australasia,
   Best Management Practices                                                                                                      email:
• Erosion and Sediment Control Products                         • Sizing and Designing Sediment Basins
                                                                • Designing Catch Drains and Diversion Structures
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       Registration / Tax Invoice                                   Workshop Presenters
                                                           Michael Frankcombe: Michael is a practical erosion           Centre for Environmental Training
ABN 48 091 629 686                      COURSE 0737        and sediment control specialist with over 18 years
                                                           experience. Michael has worked for government
Name                                                       agencies, in consulting and for private industry in a
                                                           diversity of fields including mining, agriculture, local
                                                           government, tourism and transport infrastructure
                                                           throughout Victoria, New South Wales and
                                                           Queensland. Michael has been a member of IECA
                                                           (Australasia) since 1993 and is currently IECA
                                                                                                                        Erosion and
                                                           President and Chair of the CPESC Committee.
                                                                                                                      Sediment Control
                                                           Andrew Macleod: Andrew is a Director of SEEC
                                                           Morse McVey, a Certified Professional Soil Scientist
                                                           and a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment
                                                           Control. Andrew has extensive experience in erosion
PLEASE REGISTER ME FOR:                                    mitigation, sediment and pollutant control, preparation
                                                           of ESCPs and stormwater management
Erosion and Sediment Control Workshops 1-4
8-11 March 2010                                            Rick Morse: Rick is a Consultant at SEEC Morse
I enclose payment of the course fee                        McVey, specialising in environmental engineering,
$2,095.00 + $209.50 GST = Total $2,304.50                  ecosystem management, geomorphology and soil
Official order is enclosed/attached                        science. Rick is a Certified Professional in Erosion and
Please invoice me for the course fee                       Sediment Control, a Certified Professional Soil
                                                           Scientist and a Certified Environmental Practitioner.
The workshops will be held from 09.00 to 17.00 at          He has extensive expertise in erosion mitigation and
The Events Centre, 20 Minchinton Street, Caloundra,        rehabilitation, sediment and nutrient control. Rick has
QLD 4551.
                                                           prepared the NSW Government handbook for erosion
Only 30 places are available on these workshops.
                                                           and sediment control on construction sites (The “Blue
Early reservation is advised to ensure a place.            Book”) and most recently, he co-authored the
                                                           Queensland “Maroon Manual”.
Places are reserved on a first come first served basis,                                                                   Sunshine Coast
                                                                                                                          SE Queensland
on receipt of payment by electronic transfer of funds or
receipt of cheque payable to:
The Centre for Environmental Training
                                                                  Four 1-day professional
Commonwealth Bank BSB 062 828 A/c No. 10074958.                   development workshops                                   8-11 March 2010
Course fee includes comprehensive course notes,                     for practitioners in
software as indicated, lunches and morning and
afternoon teas.

The Centre for Environmental Training                            Erosion and
197 Main Road
Telephone: 02 4954 4997
                                                               Sediment Control
Facsimile: 02 4954 4996

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