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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
•   Developers and Consultants                                   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 workshop provides training in the selection, construction    Workshop 3 trains those responsible for the selection, design     The “Maroon Manual”
and maintenance of temporary and permanent erosion and           or review of temporary and permanent erosion and sediment
sediment control measures on construction sites. It provides     control measures on urban construction sites.                     The “Maroon Manual” can be downloaded in 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            ode=manual_sediment_erosion
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,       Participants will gain a sound understanding of the design
mathematical calculations or preparing plans for erosion and
sediment control, but covers the role of onsite construction
                                                                 aspects of water management structures described in the
                                                                 “Maroon Manual”.
                                                                                                                                   Certified Professional in Erosion
workers and serves as an introduction to the later Workshops
2, 3 and 4.
                                                                                                                                   and Sediment Control (CPESC)
                                                                 Workshop 3 participants require access to a copy of the
                                                                 “Maroon Manual”, a calculator, notebook and pen, and if           •   This course is designed to prepare candidates for the
Workshop content:                                                possible, have access to a laptop computer. A software CD             International Erosion Control Association Certified
                                                                                                                                       Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control
• Water Quality, Planning and Legal Requirements                 and electronic copy of the “Maroon Manual” will be provided.
                                                                                                                                       examination. Further information on opportunities for
• Soils and Soil Conservation                                    Workshop content:                                                     completion of the IECA CPESC exam will be provided at
• Erosion Hazard Factors and their Control                       • Theory of Water Management
                                                                                                                                       the workshops.
• Implementing Effective Erosion and Sediment Control            • Application of Water Management on Construction Sites
   Best Management Practices
• Erosion and Sediment Control Products                          • Sizing and Designing Sediment Basins
                                                                 • Designing Catch Drains and Diversion Structures

                                                                cet Centre for Environmental Training
                                                                    Erosion and Sediment Control
       Registration / Tax Invoice                                    Workshop Presenters                                 Professional development
ABN 48 091 629 686                     COURSE 0601          Michael Frankcombe: Michael is a practical erosion                  workshops
                                                            and sediment control specialist with over 18 years              for practitioners in
Name                                                        experience. Michael has worked for government
                                                            agencies, in consulting and for private industry in a
                                                            diversity of fields including mining, agriculture, local
                                                            government, tourism and transport infrastructure
                                                                                                                         Erosion and
                                                            throughout Victoria, New South Wales and

                                    Postcode                Queensland. Michael has been a member of IECA
                                                            (Australasia) since 1993 and is currently IECA
                                                                                                                       Sediment Control
                                                            President and Chair of the CPESC Committee.
                                                            Andrew Macleod: Andrew is a Director of SEEC
e-mail                                                      Morse McVey, a Certified Professional Soil Scientist
                                                            and a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment
PLEASE REGISTER ME FOR:                                     Control. Andrew has extensive experience in erosion
                                                            mitigation, sediment and pollutant control, preparation
Erosion and Sediment Control Workshops 1-4                  of ESCPs and stormwater management
8-11 September 2008
I enclose payment of the course fee                         Maurice Mathews: Maurice was formerly a Senior
$1,950 + $195 GST = Total $2,145                            Lecturer in Environmental Engineering at the
Official order is enclosed/attached                         University of Wollongong and has been responsible for
Please invoice me for the course fee                        the development of water quality-driven approaches to
                                                            erosion and sediment control within both the NSW and
The workshops will be held from 09.00 to 17.00 at           QLD governments for over 20 years. He is now
The Events Centre, 20 Minchinton Street, Caloundra,         Waterways Planner at Maroochy Council. Maurice co-
QLD 4551.                                                   authored the Manual for Erosion and Sediment
                                                            Control, the “Maroon Manual” and coordinated its
Only 30 places are available on this workshop. Early
                                                                                                                             Sunshine Coast
                                                            preparation. The “Maroon Manual” provides a sound
reservation is advised to ensure a place.
                                                            basis for erosion and sediment control, in line with the
                                                            Queensland legislative and planning framework, and
Places are reserved on a first come first served basis,
on receipt of payment by electronic transfer of funds or    the local environment.                                           SE Queensland
                                                                                                                          8-11 September 2008
receipt of cheque payable to:
The Centre for Environmental Training                       Rick Morse: Rick is a Consultant at SEEC Morse
Commonwealth Bank BSB 062 828 A/c No. 10074958.             McVey, specialising in environmental engineering,
                                                            ecosystem management, geomorphology and soil
Course fee includes comprehensive course notes,             science. Rick is a Certified Professional in Erosion and
software as indicated, lunches and morning and              Sediment Control, a Certified Professional Soil
afternoon teas.                                             Scientist and a Certified Environmental Practitioner.
                                                            He has extensive expertise in erosion mitigation and
The Centre for Environmental Training                       rehabilitation, sediment and nutrient control. Rick has
251 Wallsend Road                                           prepared the NSW Government handbook for erosion

                                                            and sediment control on construction sites (The “Blue
Telephone: 02 4954 4997                                     Book”) and most recently, he co-authored the
Facsimile: 02 4954 4996                                     Queensland “Maroon Manual”.
                                                                                                                       Centre for Environmental Training
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