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Designing and Installing Retaining Walls

Course Code: AL0206CA18

Retaining Wall Design and Installation Training

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Date & Time

January 24, 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

*Please join us for an additional day of hands-on training (April 3, 2018), and bring safety glasses if you have them. You will be asked to sign a basic waiver form.

Description
Designing & Installing Retaining Walls Training

Past Hands-On Training Day Project

Retaining walls provide an excellent way to increase usable property space, control erosion, and provide aesthetic detail to a property. In this course, learn about the different types of walls and how to build them. Join instructor Alex Burke for a discussion on design strategies, material selection, proper installation procedures, cost estimating techniques, and more.

We will then be holding a free *additional day of hands-on training on April 3, 2018, in order to test your skills by building an actual wall. Your retaining wall abilities will provide an added high value option to your existing client services offered. This class works in conjunction with the Concrete Pavers course.

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Interested in earning a Landscape Certificate?
This is a a required course for the Rutgers Landscape Management II Certificate program.

Credits

Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
5 CEUs

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
6 Technical

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
Pending

NJ Licensed Professional Engineers
5.75 credits

Rutgers CEUs
0.5
5

For the latest credit information, please call (848) 932-7483.

Fees
Early Registration Fee $245.00 Register on or before January 10, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $270.00 After January 10, 2018
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

For the course day, continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost. For the hands-on training day, donuts will be provided for breakfast and pizza will be provided for lunch.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Extension Conference Center
18 Ag Extension Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Parking TBD

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Karen Tizzano, 848-932-7483

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.

Who Should Take This Course?

If you're a member of one of the following groups, then this class is definitely for you!

  • Gardener
  • Horticulturalist
  • Landscape Architect
  • Landscape Construction
  • Landscape Contractor
  • Landscape Designer
  • Landscape Field Supervisor
  • Landscape Gardener
  • Public Works Supervisor / Crew
  • Parks Supervisor / Crew
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