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Webinar Part 1 (Pre-recorded): PG Review Course for the Practicing Geologist and ASBOG® Exam Candidate (150 mins.)

  • July 26, 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Webinar
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General and Field Geology, Geomorphology (75 mins.)

Mineralogy, Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology (75 mins.)

Rachel O’Brien, PhD, P.G., Allegheny College

This session will be prerecorded, and the link to access the recording will be circulated on the date of the event.  You will have 48 hours to complete the viewing before the link is disabled.  No refund if link is not accessed during the 48 hour period.

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PCPG will circulate a PDH certificate documenting registrant’s participation time, not to exceed 150 minutes, within 72 hours of the conclusion of the webinar.

You are registering for one pre-recorded webinar, as noted above.

Our usual and customary cancellation policy applies to this webinar, and cancellation must be requested five business days prior to webinar date.  Refund will not be made for a missed webinar.

Reference materials will be sent ahead of the webinar.

Our instructors are wholly focused on your learning experience, and remain available via Email and telephone to answer questions after the webinar concludes.

Mock tests are a component of the seminar.

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PCPG Review Course Participant / Future ASBOG® Exam Candidates:
The components of this seminar are aligned with the general subject areas contained in the ASBOG® Geologist Examinations.  However, the course is not intended as a sole-source for your test preparation. It is instead a proven resource and guide for your further preparation efforts.  The course also provides a concentrated review and a general refresher for the practicing Professional Geologist.
     During this seminar about one hour is devoted to review a full-semester college course. The webinars are not intended as a "How to take the Test" review.  Seminar registrants usually take this course 6 to 12 months from their intended exam date with the understanding that significant, additional preparation will be needed prior to sitting for their examination.
     We are certain that you will find the provided information helpful to your preparation, enabling you to better succeed in the ASBOG® Examinations.

About our instructor

Rachel O’Brien, Ph.D., P.G. (Allegheny College) - Rachel is a Professor of Geology and Department Chair at Allegheny College. She received her B.A. in geology from Colgate University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in geology from Washington State University. In between her degrees, she garnered a variety of professional experience. She has managed a soils research lab, worked in the NJ Department of Environmental Protection, and worked overseas at the Danish Geotechnical Institute. She also completed a pre- doctoral research appointment at Oak Ridge National Lab. Rachel teaches Physical Geology, Geologic Hazards, Field Geology, Geochemistry, and Hydrogeology. She is currently working with her students on a regional bedrock elevation map for northwestern PA.


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