Classification Course for Geotechnical Logging of Soil and Rock Stratum

Ohio Department of Transportation

Office of Geotechnical Engineering 


September 25, 2013-Cancelled
Next Course: Spring 2014-Date to be announced

Purpose   Course Outline Registration   Seat Availability  

Ohio Department of Transportation Visual Classification Course for Geotechnical Logging of Soil and Rock Stratum is focused towards entry level soil engineers / senior drill crew foreman to mid-level engineers in order to meet ODOT's planned requirements. It is a hands on short course to develop high quality field classification of samples during subsurface explorations. It will assist in adequate soil / rock identification and thus reduced liability for errors and emissions.

Each participant will receive 7 Hours for Continuing Professional Development (7 CPD).

Instructors: Mr. Leroy Wertz, P.E., for the Soil section (Mornings) and Mr. Steven Porpora, P.E., for the Rock section (Afternoons)