River Course 401: Construction Practices for Stream Restoration

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Upcoming Workshops

There are no upcoming workshops at this time. If you have not done so already, we recommend joining the mailing list to receive email announcements when new workshops are scheduled.


About the Workshop

This one-day workshop will demonstrate stream restoration construction practices at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, 788 Beeson Road, Kernersville. The restoration project under construction includes channel and floodplain grading, log and boulder vane structures, wood toe revetments, aquatic habitat enhancements, erosion control, and native riparian buffer planting. The design-build river restoration project team is a collaboration of North State Environmental and Jennings Environmental implemented with grant funding from the NC Clean Water Management Trust Fund and NC Division of Water Resources. Participants should prepare for field observation of active restoration construction and interactions with the design-build team.


Who Should Attend

This course is recommended for the following groups of individuals:

  • Contractors with Interest in Stream Restoration Construction
  • Construction Inspectors
  • Project Managers
  • State and Federal Agency Personnel Who Actively Review and Permit Stream Restoration Projects

Registration Fee Information

Regular Fee – $175.00

Registration fee includes coffee, lunch, and workshop materials

Payment Instructions

We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express for payment of your registration fee. Or you may send us a check made payable to NCSU – BAE. Mail to:

NCSU-BAE
Campus Box 7625
Raleigh, NC 27695
Attn: Workshop Coordinators

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellation requests should be sent to bae_training@ncsu.edu for processing. The cancellation request must be submitted at least thirty-one (31) days before the date of the workshop to receive a full refund. Cancellation requests made between thirty (30) days and eight (8) days before the date of the workshop will receive a full refund minus a $25 administrative processing fee. Any cancellation requests made on or within seven (7) days of the workshop will be ineligible for a refund.

Attendee substitutions from within the same company may be made at any time at no cost. Please send an email to bae_training@ncsu.edu with the name of the current registrant and the name and email address of the new registrant.

Severe Weather Cancellation and Refund Policy

In the event of severe weather, this workshop may be postponed or canceled at the discretion of the workshop instructors and coordinators. If the workshop is postponed, you may receive a refund if you are unable to attend the newly scheduled date, time, and location. Please contact bae_training@ncsu.edu if you are unable to attend the rescheduled workshop. If the workshop is canceled, you will receive a full refund. If the workshop is postponed or canceled, the workshop instructors and coordination staff are not responsible for participants not meeting their PDHs or CEUs requirements with their various professional licensing boards


Lodging

Please visit the registration website for lodging specific to the workshop’s location or visit the Hotel Suggestions by City webpage to view suggested hotels.


Workshop Schedule

This is a sample schedule of the workshop to demonstrate the topics that will be covered. Actual schedules, including start and end times, may vary from class to class. Please refer to the workshop registration page and your confirmation email for times.


Instructors

Current instructors are faculty from NC Cooperative Extension Services


Professional Development Hours

Based on previous workshops, it is estimated that the following professional development hours will be awarded after the successful completion of the workshop. A certificate of attendance will be emailed after the workshop, listing these PDHs:

  • 6 PDHs for professional engineers and land surveyors (approved by the NC Board of Examiners for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors) for the certification workshop.

Other professionals may appeal to their respective boards to obtain professional education credits.