One-day training course
About this course
|Type|| Classroom training
|Topic||Infrastructure mgmt and operations|
This course focusses on the use of a free-available tool, the Conveyance Estimation System (CES) designed to solve simple types of assessments. It covers a demonstration of the software use and hands-on exercises with real channels to familiarise attendees with the key concepts of estimating river capacity. The influence of vegetation on water levels and how to consider it and the estimation of flow parameters that influence the habitats are also discussed.
Those working on flooding problems and the impacts of changes on river conditions caused by maintenance works (such as cutting of vegetation or dredging).
At the end of the course participants will understand:
Practical exercises realistic and understandable."2016 delegates
"Well structured course ... with a good mix between explanation and exercises.