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Schedule

 

Week 1 

  • Overview of stormwater management and role of permeable pavements in landscape
  • Design considerations common to all permeable pavement systems

Week 2 

Porous asphalt applications:

  • Design criteria
  • Specifications
  • Costs, construction, O&M

Week 3

Pervious concrete applications:

  • Design criteria
  • Specifications
  • Costs, construction, and O&M

Week 4

Permeable interlocking concrete pavements applications:

  • Design criteria
  • Specifications
  • Costs, construction, and O&M

Week 5 

Grid pavements applications:

  • Design criteria
  • Specifications
  • Costs, construction, and O&M

Week 6

Alternative technologies:

  • Pervious pavers
  • Rubber overlay pavement 
  • Rubber composites
  • Engineered aggregates
  • Matrices

Week 7

Hydrologic, hydraulic, and design methods:

  • Hydrology and hydraulics 
  • Modeling tools
  • Requirements
  • Resources

Week 8

  • Water quality
  • Hydrologic performance

Week 9

  • Construction phasing
  • Construction quality assurance

Week 10

Achieving success and avoiding failures:

  • Planning
  • Site selection
  • Design

Week 11

Maintenance:

  • Clogging sources and prevention methods
  • Inspection and maintenance tasks 
  • Testing methods
  • Maintenance checklists

Week 12 

Permeable pavement advancements:

  • Design advancements
  • Modeling
  • Structural design procedures
  • Cold weather climate data
  • Long-term performance

This course outline is subject to change