Groundwater Hydrology

Gilbert Gedeon, P.E.

About Gilbert Gedeon, P.E.

Mr. Gilbert Gedeon is an online PDH course provider of continuing education courses for professional engineers.


Mr. Gedeon is a Registered Professional Engineer in the States of New York and New Jersey. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology. Mr. Gedeon is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. He is also a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers. He also serves on the board of New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Rockland County Chapter. Mr. Gedeon has developed numerous continuing education courses for professional engineers pursuing PDH credit for their license renewal.


Mr. Gedeon has over 23 years of diversified project engineering and management experience within the civil and environmental industry. He has provided a wide range of civil and environmental engineering services in support of capital improvement projects ranging from $100 thousand to $30 million. His professional practice involved remedial inspection and design of building toxics/hazardous material, design and supervision of subsurface investigations, monitoring well design and installation, groundwater plume delineation and analysis, upgrade/closure of underground storage tank systems, supervision of waste water treatment plant operation, development and review of spill prevention control and counter-measure (SPCC) plans, compliance audit management, supervision of excavations, shoring system installations, and geotechnical borings.


Mr. Gedeon has special expertise in the development of project specifications, design drawings, technical reports and cost estimates. He has managed contract documents from production to execution including proposals, bid evaluations, contract negotiations and award, review and approval of contractor submittals. Mr. Gedeon has extensive experience in operations management, account and project administration, client development and regulatory relations, corporate policy implementation, profit/loss analysis, personnel hiring and development, resource allocation and quality assurance.


COURSE NO: C09-002
PRICE: $216


Course Highlights

This continuing education online PDH course is NY approved. This course is also accepted in the States of AK, AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WV and WY.

This course presents an overview of the occurrence and movement of groundwater. Procedures for planning and managing a site characterization and modeling study are then presented. This is followed by chapters addressing the technical aspects of field investigative methods and computer modeling. A final chapter discussing the interaction of groundwater and surface water is then presented.


Since it is not possible to provide specific instructions and/or specific procedures that are universally applicable to every situation that may be encountered, this course emphasizes the use of sound judgment and the development of a good understanding of basic groundwater concepts rather than providing specific guidelines.


This online PDH course is applicable to civil and environmental engineers, as well as design and construction personnel involved with the study and analysis of groundwater flow.


In this course, you need to review the US Corps of Engineers Publication EM 1110-2-1421, "Groundwater Hydrology" provided below. Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of forty five (45) questions to earn 9 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Chapters 1 through 6 of this publication. The appendices are provided for reference only.


Learning Objectives

This continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Occurrence and movement of groundwater
  • Planning a groundwater investigation and modeling study
  • Field investigative methods
  • Computer modeling of groundwater flow
  • Interaction between surface water and groundwater

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