Course NumberPM-02-908W
PDH Hours2
Construction of the Hoover Dam

Webinar: Construction of the Hoover Dam

Webinar calendar pdhAuthor: Aleksandr Treyger

This live webinar establishes, through slides and discussions the construction of the Hoover Dam. In this interactive course, we delve into the remarkable chronology of the Hoover Dam project, uncovering its rich history and exploring its significant impact on society. Through a comprehensive examination of this engineering marvel, we’ll discuss the challenges encountered during its construction, the benefits it has brought, and review key statistics, specifications, and economics related to the project.

This course will primarily focus on providing a comprehensive understanding of the Hoover Dam project. It will cover the chronology of the project, discussing its inception, planning, construction, and completion. The course will also delve into the challenges faced during the construction process, exploring the complexities and obstacles overcome by the engineers and laborers involved.

This course is suitable for all engineering disciplines.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Learning the chronology of the Hoover Dam project
  • Discussing challenges associated with the construction of the pump
  • Discussing benefits of the Hoover Dam project
  • Reviewing Hoover Dam statistics, specifications, and economics

Note: This is a live webinar delivered via GoToMeeting. Login instructions will be emailed to you 24-48 hours prior to the webinar and the morning of the webinar. If you have not received your instructions for any reason please call customer support the day of the event. Webinars are live and interactive and students will have the ability to directly interact with and ask questions of the presenter.

We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This course is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, FL, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, 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.