Learn how to build Segmental Retaining Walls (SRW) that perform well over time! This one day program teaches hardscape contractors and installers essential concepts related to the design, construction, and performance of SRWs, providing the knowledge you need to install quality walls that meet customer expectations and ensure your long-term success. After completing the one-day course, attendees will have the option to take the written certification test and pursue certification accumulating installation experience. (Past experience can count.)
Who should attend? Design/Build Landscape Contractors, Installers, Foremen, Estimators and Owners, and Sales Representatives.
Why a certification program? You will prove your knowledge of SRW construction practices. Proper training reduces your risk of job site problems. You will receive 3rd party industry recognition by the National Concrete Masons Association (NCMA) that you have an understanding of the minimum requirements. This will be a marketing tool for you on future projects.
Ohio Landscape Association 9240 Broadview Road Broadview Heights, OH 44147 440-717-0002 Toll Free: 800-335-6521
Cancellations made 8 to 14 days prior to the course start date will be subject to a 30% cancellation fee. NO refunds will be issued for cancellations 7 days or less prior to the course, no shows, or cancellations on the day of the course. If, for any reason, the course is cancelled, enrollees will be notified, and fees refunded in full.
COST CLASS & CERTIFICATION TEST Member Before Sept. 18 - $249 After Sept. 18 - $279 Non-Member Before Sept. 18 - $279 After Sept. 18 - $309
CLASS ONLY (NO TEST) Member Before Sept. 18 - $119 After Sept. 18 -$149 Non-Member Before Sept. 18 - $149 After Sept. 18 - $179
Register by June 30, 2017 for early bird rates. Registration closes July 7, 2017. Register online, via email, or call the OLA at 1-800-335-6521
The history and advantages of Segmental Retaining Walls.
The role of segmental retaining wall units and soil reinforcement.
Basic soil identification and selection, and understand importance and principles of soil compaction.
Common performance issues and how to avoid them.
Learn minimum industry standards for SRW installation.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
Segmental Retaining Wall Class & Certification: Nov. 1, 2017
LOCATION Indiana Wesleyan University 4100 Rockside Road Independence, OH 44131
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