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Hydrologic and Hydraulic Guidelines for Dams

Credit: 4 PDH or CE Hours
Course Fee: $60.00
40 pages

Course Summary:

This course presents instructions, standards, and accepted procedures for the hydrologic and hydraulic analysis of existing and proposed dams in Texas. They also clarify the expectations of the TCEQ with respect to submitted analyses, and simplify review by standardizing processes and elements so they will be acceptable to the reviewer.

Learning Objective:

  • Submitting reports
  • Dam classification
  • Determining the design flood- Precipitation
  • Determining the design flood- Run off calculations
  • Determining the design flood- Routing Methodologies
  • Determining the design flood- Precipitation
  • Hydraulic design criteria
  • Dam breach analysis
  • Risk assessment and classification of hazard potential
  • Appendix

Review the quiz before studying the course.

Course Content

Course Author: Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

Course 1

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Certificate of completion of the course

This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.

This online PDH or CE course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.

PE Civil Engineers

PE Structural Engineers

PE Environmental Engineers

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