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Whitehead and Associates Environmental Consultants Pty Ltd
Centre for Environmental Training
Onsite I site

Erosion and Sediment Control for Unsealed Roads (Vol 2C of the Blue Book)

This half day workshop presents an opportunity to gain valuable skills outlined in volume 2C of the Blue Book, recently published by the Department of Environment and Climate Change. The workshop is designed for professionals working on unsealed roads who have an existing knowledge of the fundamentals of erosion and sediment control.

Course content includes:

  • What’s in the Blue Book Volume 2C and how does it fit in with Volume 1?
  • Legal considerations
  • Management principles
  • Planning and assessment
  • Unsealed road design, specifications and construction methods
  • Erosion and Sediment Control principles on unsealed road construction sites
  • Applying best-practice erosion and sediment control techniques to unsealed road construction
  • Unsealed road operational maintenance methods
  • Common problems and mistakes with unsealed roads construction and maintenance
  • Reading and preparing plans for erosion and sediment control on unsealed road sites
  • Constraints to successful erosion and sediment control on road construction sites