Course NumberCE-02-915W
PDH Hours2
Panama Canal. History, Design and Lessons Learned

Webinar: Panama Canal. History, Design and Lessons Learned

Scheduled: Saturday, June 29, 2024, 9:30 – 11:30 am

Webinar calendar pdhAuthor: Aleksandr Treyger

This live webinar will establish, through slides and discussions, the chronology of the Panama Canal project, engineering and economic challenges addressed by the project, as well as the many benefits that Panama Canal delivered. The canal project was the object of intense public interest at the time of construction and became the subject of numerous books then and since.

August 15, 2014 marked the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal, a tremendous engineering endeavor that has played a major role in trade and commerce over its hundred years. The canal was a feat of engineering, connecting two oceans in a way that made shipping and commerce faster and more economical.

This 2 PDH online live webinar is intended for civil, structural, mechanical, and environmental engineers, as well as design and construction personnel. The webinar includes statistical data and a number of illustrations.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Familiarizing with the chronology of the Panama Canal project
  • Understanding the technical and economic challenges associated with the construction of the canal
  • Learning the major benefits of the project
  • Discussing the lessons learned

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.