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Practical Applications in Hydrogeology

Course Code: EW0103CA18

Practical Applications in Hydrogeology

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Date & Time

May 10, 17 and 24, 2018
Optional Lab Day - May 31, 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm (Check-in time on Day 1: 8:00am)

Description

This informative program will familiarize you with the theory and practice of hydrogeology, including guiding principles, basic mathematical relationships of groundwater flow, the mechanisms of groundwater contaminant fate and transport, the range of effective soil and groundwater remedial strategies, the groundwater regulatory regime in New Jersey, and the application of a range of groundwater models. The presenters are on the cutting edge of recent developments, including emerging contaminants and regulatory changes.

Program Topics

  • Darcy's Law – the basic mathematics of flow-through porous media
  • Basic concepts – hydraulic conductivity, transmissivity, well yields
  • Flow to wells in leaky and non-leaky confined aquifers and unconfined aquifers
  • Determination of hydraulic properties of aquifers, theory and solutions of aquifer tests
  • Behavior, transport and remediation of contaminants in porous media
  • Guidelines for the investigation and remediation of LNAPL and DNAPL
  • Strategies for remediation of groundwater contamination including state-of-the-art innovative technologies
  • The application to groundwater models for predicting the behavior of groundwater plumes and for optimizing groundwater remedies
  • Major NJ and Federal statutes and regulations governing groundwater and recent developments in the NJDEP's groundwater programs
  • And much more!

Gain Hands-on Experience!
Students have the opportunity to sign up for an optional 4th day of class (May 31, 2018 - additional fee of $245 required) where they will receive personalized instruction devoted to well design and aquifer pumping tests.

Instructors:
Daniel Nachman, TRC Environmental
Charles F. McLane III, Ph.D., McLane Environmental
Kenneth B. Siet, TRC Environmental
Nidal M. Rabah, Ph.D., PE, PMP, TRC Environmental

Continuing Education Credits

In addition to 1.8 Rutgers CEUs (without lab)/2.4 Rutgers CEUs (with lab), this hydrogeology training course is approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Water & Wastewater Operators: 18 TCHs without the lab; 24 TCHs with the lab (Approval #01-041301-30)

NJ Health Officers & REHSs: Rutgers University, NJAES, Office of Continuing Professional Education has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health as a provider of NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs). CEs for Practical Applications in Hydrogeology are still pending.

NJ Public Works Managers: 4 Technical; 4 Management; 4 Government

NJ LSRP CEC's: 19.5 Technical for 3 days, plus 6.5 Technical for the Lab Day

NY Professional Engineers: 16.5 Credit Hours (NOTE: This class may not be used to fulfill the land surveyors continuing education requirement in NYS.)

NJ Professional Engineers: 18 Continuing Professional Competency Credits

Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Site Cleanup Professionals: 28 Technical (non-DEP) Credits – Course No. 1379

CT Licensed Environmental Professionals (LEPs): 19 CECs (CTLEP-434); 6.5 CECs for the Optional Lab Day

PA Professional Geologists: This course is eligible toward PDHs

Fees
Early Registration Fee $775.00 Register on or before April 26, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $795.00 After April 26, 2018
Multi-Person Registration Fee $755.00 Register with a colleague and save!
Optional Lab Day - May 31, 2018 $245.00  
Cancellation Fee $50.00  

Limit one discount per course registration!

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and deli buffet lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

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.

Holly House
130 Log Cabin Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08816
Directions, Parking Information & Map

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 Coordinator: Pamela Springard-Mayer, 848-932-7463

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 educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.