Course NumberST-02-310
PDH Hours10
Design And Construction Guidelines For Dams

Design And Construction Guidelines For Dams

This course is designed to provide the design and construction requirements for a new dam and includes the requirements for reconstruction, modification, enlargement, rehabilitation, alteration, or repair of an existing dam. The course is based on the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Dam Safety Program. The main elements of the design and construction of dams include the submission, review, and approval of engineering plans and specifications, inspections, reports, and records.

Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifty (50) questions to earn 10 PDH credits.

Learning Objectives

This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Construction plans and specifications
  • Determining the adequacy of the dam type
  • Geotechnical investigation
  • Determining the environmental impact
  • Determination and design of dam components and dam appurtenances
  • Rehabilitation of existing dams
  • Project management and quality assurance

Download the Course to review and begin earning your PDH credits.

We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This courses is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY. Before purchasing this course, please confirm that your state Board is listed above.