Field Training/Workshops

Site & Soils Evaluation Field Day

This practical training day is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience evaluating a site, as well as practicing hand texturing and sampling. Installers who have recently completed the Onsite Wastewater Practitioner Training Program will be able to take their new knowledge and apply it on-site. Experienced designers and installers should also consider this opportunity to continue their education.

September 30, 2022
Saskatoon, SK

Mound Installation with Site & Soils Evaluation Field Training

Participants will observer and engage in the evaluation of a soils pit on the site, followed by the construction of a mound being built replace an already existing mound in a state of failure.  Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about both soils assessment and mound construction using linear loading.

Dates to be Announced

Mound Installation Demo

Mound Installation Field Days provide instruction for those interested in learning more about designing and installing mounds. Registrants participating in this training session will focus on the following outcomes:

1. Understand the basic principles of how mounds work – treatment in sand layer and dispersal horizontally. Apply soil evaluation information. Understand ground water mounding.
2. Learn mound design configurations and materials; sand layer, fill, gravel, chambers.
3. Basic knowledge of utilizing topography of installation site.
4. Know factors in locating the mound – slope vs. level, clearance separations, vertical separations, fill materials for raised bed.
5. Ability to build pressure distribution laterals for mound, orientation of orifices, spacing, etc.
6. Ability to assist with preparation of basal area (soil interface).
7. Ability to assist with construction of sand layer, pressure distribution system, chamber placement, berm placement and all other aspects of mound construction.
8. This will be a complete mound installation in the field.

Dates to be Announced

Upon receipt of your completed registration form, you will be sent the information on the location of the training site along with any other information required.

Item Price Select Dates
Site & Soils Field Evaluation - September 30, 2022 - Saskatoon, SK $400.00
Tax $0.00 * Taxed at the rate of the location
Total $0.00