Segmental Retaining Wall Design & Construction

Course Details

Length: 1 hour
Course Content Level = Basic
AIA Provider Number: J374
AIA Course Code: OC105
AIA Credit: 1 LU/HSW

LA CES Course Code: OC105
LA CES Credit: 1 PDH (HSW)
DP PDH: 1 PDH For Engineers*
NCBOLA Course Code: 11409
NCBOLA Credit: 1 Hour
FBPE Provider Number: 0007790


This program will address the basic concepts about segmental retaining wall (SRW) systems. The representation will address the history of reinforced earth structures and summarize the site conditions that impact SRW performance and design. Installation details, the proper constructions sequence, and specifications are also addressed.

Learning Objectives

Participants will:

    Learn the types and applications for earth retaining wall systems.

    Gain a greater understanding of how to specify segmental retaining walls.

    Learn the site conditions that influence system performance and design.

    Understand the overall construction sequence for segmental retaining walls.