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Converting Membrane Interface Probe Sensor Results into VOC NAPL Distribution Information

American Institute of Professional Geologists

About This Course

This course will focus on how to use Membrane Interface Probe sensor results in combination with soil and groundwater analytical results to map the distribution of volatile organic chemical non aqueous phase liquids. The aim of this course is to teach geologists involved in assessment and remediation work how to improve project outcomes.

Course Objectives

Students are expected to learn the following when they take this course:

  • Guidelines for using direct sensing tools such as the MIHPT system
  • Best practices for collecting and analyzing soil and groundwater samples
  • How to combine direct sensing data with analytical results to estimate NAPL distribution

This is an asynchronous short-course that contains videos, resources for learning more, and a set of questions in each section to help facilitate learning. An asynchronous course is a course that can be done on your own time. Feel free to pause, take a break, and come back to your saved progress to continue with the course. There is no deadline for completion of this course.

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Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Course Staff

American Geosciences Institute staff serve as the facilitators for this course. If you have questions at any time during this course, you can email your questions to goli@americangeosciences.org.

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  1. Course Number

    AIPG004
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  3. Estimated Effort

    2:00
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