Invisible Structures, Inc.

Green Solutions for Parking, Paving, and Drainage: Flexible Plastic Porous & Other Pervious Systems

This course will better inform the designer on the differences between dense and porous pavements. At the conclusion of this program the designer will understand the benefits and limitations of using porous pavement and how this type of paving system can contribute toward project LEED Certification.

Learning Objectives: 

1. Explain the differences between dense and porous pavements
2. Discuss a brief history of the porous pavement industry
3. Detail both the benefits and limitations of using porous pavement over conventional paving systems
4. Identify the basic components of a paving system
5. Explain the benefits of flexible plastic paving systems
6. Analyze case studies of successful flexible porous pavement installations
7. Briefly discuss the required maintenance of various porous paving systems

GBCI Course ID: 
0090000207
AIA Course Number: 
GIS33A
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Applicable Credits: 
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour
1 GBCI General Hour for LEED Professionals
Design Category: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion