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Hydraulics and Hydrology for Supervising Engineers training course

Course code: WRE4 (old code ES16)  |  View training area

A 3 day training course for supervising engineers under the Reservoirs Act (1975) or civil engineers seeking such an appointment. The course is also suitable for civil engineers with responsibility for headworks, reservoir safety and remedial works.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Dam Hydraulics and Hydrology for Engineers course.

Note: This course includes evening training, and some nights finishes around 9:30pm. It is advised that you book accommodation along with the course unless you live relatively close to the training location.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • A greater understanding of hydraulic engineering, flood hydrology and dam engineering.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Competent employees, better able to assess risk.

What you will learn

  • Hydrographs and flood routing.
  • Catchment characteristics.
  • The impact of forestry on surface waters.
  • The role and principles of model studies.
  • Waves and wave protection.
  • Overtopping.
  • Reinforced grass.
  • Dam outlet works.
  • Dam break analysis and contingency planning.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • You will receive a certificate from Develop Training Limited.

How is this training delivered?

  • Theory is delivered in the classroom. The course will include lectures and discussions, with reference to relevant case histories.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates would benefit from bringing a calculator.
  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used in their work, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

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18/06/2018Mon 18 Jun 2018Wed 20 Jun 2018 Hawkhills £705.00£846.00 Add to my basket