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Missouri MAPSS/MSO Online Soils Seminar + Field Day Registration

This annual class that explores soils and onsite wastewater treatment systems is being held in Franklin County, Missouri. The class will be a hybrid component this year with the classroom portion being online and the second half a field day. Attendance to both sections is required for CEUs.

Online Classroom Agenda (Webinar)
Date: September 14, 2022 from 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Webinar will be conducted on this date and time.  Attendee must attend with a computer connected to the internet, working speakers and camera to verify attendance through Zoom.  


1 hour – Site Interpretation for Missouri Web Soil Survey by Mark Abney, USDA-NRCS
Description: How to use Web Soil Survey, looking for soil types, how to navigate and use the tool; Soil Web will be discussed too.

1.25 hours – O&M Topic – Matt Rousseau, TG Rankin
Description: This 1.25 hour session will cover components of drip systems for onsite wastewater treatment. Drip systems pumps, time dose panels and field accessories will be explored. Finally, the speaker will discuss a little bit of installation, start-up of the system, maintenance tips and repair.

30 minutes - Water Movement in Soils Video - Quiz completion required

Field Day - Location in Franklin County
Date: September 16, 2022
Start Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
We will be looking at 2-3 soil pits and describing the soil characteristics at each site. Discussions will cover suitability for types of wastewater treatment systems and loading rates for soils. In addition, we have a special speaker to discuss control panels and pumps. Lunch will be provided on this day. More details will be emailed out to each participant after they register.

Total CEUs Earned: 
DHSS General CEUs: 8.5
Select: Basic: 4.0, Advanced: 8.5, Inspector: 0, OSE: 5, Perc Tester: 0
*Reminder that attendance to both the online and field day is required for CEUs.