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Green Infrastructure 8: Best Practicesfor Construction

Format On Demand: Online
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Price $38.95
Category Sustainable sites

This 1-hour interactive online course gives you the information and action items to assess sites and identify opportunities to usebest management practices in green planning, design and construction. This course will cover: 1) site protection, 2) plan devel opment, 3) protecting water sources and planted areas, 4) developing waste management and recycling plans, and 5) minimizing const ruction and equipment impacts


  • Describe green building principles and practices as they apply to infrastructure construction practices
  • Explain a site protection plan to minimize impact of construction activity
  • Discuss protecting existing and future planted areas and vegetation protection measures
  • Name conscientious construction practices to protect water sources
  • Define plans for pollution prevention, chemical source control, sedimentation and erosion control, and interim stormwater management
  • Explain a construction and demolition waste management plan for infrastructure construction
  • Discuss alternative contracting strategies to minimize street closures, traffic diversions, and noise and disruption
  • Use the material from this course to develop your own checkists to improve existing policies and procedure
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CE Hours 1.0
AIA/CES (LU) 1.0