ONLINE COURSES

CalGeo has recorded web-based courses since 2020, and the recordings and accompanying materials are available for independent learning through our Online Learning Library. Professional development certificates can be requested for paid courses at [email protected] once the attendee has completed the required sessions in the course.

Members have access to all of CalGeo's free webinar presentations in the Library (EP Webinars are free), and specific courses can be purchased through the links below.

For details and to purchase each of the courses, please click on the course name & link below:

RGE Materials

Updated RGE Exam Study Series 2023-2024 ($75 for Members / $125 for Non-Members per module OR $675 for Members / $1125 for Non-Members; $25 discount per module for those who have also purchased the Legacy RGE Study Materials - email [email protected] for discount code. To purchase all courses at once, please click the link at the top of the list.)

Legacy RGE Study Materials (from circa 1990) (purchase of this provides $25 off each module from the updated series)

Legacy RGE Study Materials

Members: $295 | Non-Members: $500


ASCE 7-22: Need-to-Know Updates for Geotechs (2 hours)

Recorded February 2024

DETAILS

Members: $75 | Non-Members: $125


 

Updating a Legacy: UFC 3-220-10 NAVFAC DM 7.1 Soil Mechanics (1 hour)

Recorded October 2023

DETAILS

Members: $50 | Non-Members: $100


Deep Excavation Calculation and Design Software (8 hours)

Recorded August 2023

DETAILS

Members: $250 | Non-Members: $400


Deep Excavation: Analysis and Monitoring with Kenichi Soga (4 hours)
Recorded June 2023

DETAILS

Members: $250 | Non-Members: $400


Making Geo Data Available: The DIGGS Solution
Recorded April 27, 2023

DETAILS

Members: $50 | Non-Members: $75


Non-Ergodic (Site-Specific) Site Response and Its Utilization in Recent Non-Nuclear Engineering Projects (1.5 hours)
Recorded March 8, 2023

DETAILS

Members: $100 | Non-Members: $150


2023 Write Right Seminar with John Bachner
Recorded February 2023

DETAILS

Members: $250 | Non-Members: $400


2023 Loss Prevention Seminar
Recorded January 28, 2023

DETAILS

Members: $100 | Non-Members: $250


Summary of 2022 CBC Provisions and Refresher on CGS Review Requirements for Schools and Hospitals with Chase White (3 hours)
Recorded November 15, 2022

DETAILS

Members/Non-Members: $50 (All Proceeds Benefit Student Development)


Advanced Slope Stability with Chris Kelln (6 hours)
Recorded November 2022

DETAILS (Software Trial Not Included with Recording Purchase)

Members: $300 | Non-Members: $450


Slope Stability with Dr. Timothy Stark (6 hours)
Recorded October 2022

DETAILS

Members: $300 | Non-Members: $450


CPeT-IT & CLiq with Peter K. Robertson (3 hours)
Recorded September/October 2022

DETAILS (Software Trial Not Included with Recording Purchase)

Members: $200 | Non-Members: $350


Settlement Analysis Using Settle3 with RocScience (4 hours)
Recorded September 2022

DETAILS (Software Trial Not Included with Recording Purchase)

Members: $250 | Non-Members: $400


California Prevailing Wage Update & Skilled and Trained Workforce Seminar (3 hours)
Recorded August 16, 2022

DETAILS

Members: $100 | Non-Members: $250


2022 Loss Prevention Seminar (4 hours)
Recorded January 29, 2022 

  1. Quality Control Testing for Soil Stabilization Projects. Presented by Don Greb, PE, Griffin Soil.  
  2. Drilled Pier Quality Control & Safety. Presented by Ravi Vedantham, PE (CA, WA), Condon-Johnson Associates.
  3. Trench Backfill – It’s not as easy as you think! Presented by Neal Berliner, GE, Geocon.
  4. Shoring Quality Control & Safety. Presented by Doug Jenevein, PE, and Chris Swenson, Schnabel.

Members: $100 | Non-Members: $250


The Pressure is On… Ins and Outs of Piezometers by Rob Clark, Geokon (1 hour)
Recorded December 2, 2021

Members: $40 | Non-Members: $95


Series 1: 4-Part Load Factor Resistance Design (LRFD) Short Course w/Jerry DiMaggio (6 hours)
Recorded starting January 2021

Members: $300 | Non-Members: $550

 

Series 2: 4-Part Load Factor Resistance Design (LRFD) Short Course w/Jerry DiMaggio (6 hours)
Recorded starting March 2021

Members: $300 | Non-Members: $550


2021 Loss Prevention Seminar (4 hours)
Recorded January 23, 2021

Members: $75 | Non-Members: $175

Program Overview

  • "NICET Level 1 Certification" by NICET panel: Ahmed Farouki, Director of Certification Services at the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), Sara Clark, Manager of Certification Program Development at the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), and John Quidley, President and Senior Quality Consultant with Caliber Consulting Services, LLC.
  • "Understanding and Reading Site Plans" by Mary Grace Houlihan, Public Works Director, City of Emeryville & Mike Chan, Project/Construction Manager MNS Engineers, Inc.
  • "Observation & Testing - Preparation of Field Reports" by Neal Berliner, Geocon
  • "Troxler E-Gauge Demonstration" by Richard Minor, Troxler(10-minutes)
  • "Stump the Engineer: Audience Selected Topic Q&A" Panel Discussion with Eric Swenson (Geo-Engineering Solutions), Michael Moscrop (GMU Geotechnical), Ronald Skaggs (Condor Earth) and Neal Berliner (Geocon)

3-Part Settle3 Software Short Course w/Rocscience (6 hours)
Recorded September 2020

Members: $100 | Non-Members: $250


6-Part Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis (PSHA) Short Course w/Dr. Norm Abrahamson (9 hours)
Recorded May-June 2020

Members: $375/Members | Non-Members: $750