This online Introduction to Low Impact Development (LID) course presents sustainable, eco-friendly approaches to stormwater management and development practices. Specifically, this course covers planning, installation and maintenance of stormwater infrastructure that focuses on integrating existing natural systems.
Low Impact Development is an in-demand design principle that saves money while protecting the environment. Its incorporation in stormwater management means fulfilling environmental regulations while conserving natural resources. By working with existing ecological systems, low impact development creates a lasting, sustainable site design.
Geared toward flexible learning styles, this course is offered fully online. Upon successful completion of this 1.5-hour course, students will receive a certificate of completion.
Students can earn 1.5 Professional Development Hours for completing this course.