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Hydraulics and Hydrology for Supervising Engineers training course

Course code: WRE4

Course overview

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.

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.

Hydraulics and Hydrology for Supervising Engineers

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • 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?

  • Learners would benefit from bringing a calculator.
  • Learners 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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Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
29/11/2021Mon 29 Nov 2021Wed 01 Dec 2021 York £815.00£978.00 5+

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