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START DATE

05 Mar 2018

END DATE

29 Jun 2018

TYPE

online

LANGUAGE

English,

DURATION

117 days

DEDICATION

4 months / 8 study hours per week

FORMAT

downloading training material and communication

CITY

Delft

COUNTRY

Netherlands

SCALE

20 - 50

CERTIFICATION

N.A.

DISCOUNTS FOR MEMBERS

No

Online Course on Flood Modelling for Management

IHE Delft Flood Modelling

Target Audience

The course is designed for young and mid-level professionals who are involved in flood modelling or flood management, or who want to develop competences in this field, it is a postgraduate study ideally suited for flood managers, water managers, flood modellers/engineers and scientists dealing with floods.

Description

This course focuses on effective usage of various modelling techniques and tools, often incorporated in decision support systems, for management of river and urban floods.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion, the participant should be able to:
identify the cause of a flood;
identify the type of a flood;
simulate a type of flood;
interpret and evaluate the impacts of a flood;
prepare and advise/communicate on possible flood prevention and mitigation actions, including technical and ethical considerations.