News posts tagged "Short Course"

Lively presentations and discussion at successful gas course

Friday, 17 March, 2017

The Australian Water School’s 2nd Gas Policy and Water Management Course, led by Arris Water’s Ben Kele and George Gates from NSW’s Gateway Panel, along with a team of four presenters, attracted 20 environmental assessment and policy officers from across Australia.

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Gas: the future transitional energy source providing reliability to the Australian energy market

Tuesday, 14 February, 2017

The spate of black-outs in South Australia, and the threat of power outages along the Eastern Seaboard, has created a passionate debate about energy security in Australia. The speed of the drive towards renewable energy in the electricity market has highlighted the planning gaps in relation to energy reliability and the required transitional infrastructure.

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ICE WaRM delivers tailored modelling course to DELWP

Wednesday, 16 November, 2016

Water modelling enables us to make informed decisions on best-practice water management, to ensure clean water is available to future generations.

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Extra HEC-RAS courses slated for 2017

Thursday, 10 November, 2016

ICE WaRM’s HEC-RAS Water Modelling Course saw participants update their skills and hydraulic modelling proficiency.

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Special ICE WaRM Workshop at IWA World Water Congress

Monday, 5 September, 2016

IWAICE WaRM will play a significant role in the International Water Association’s World Water Congress in Brisbane in early October.

ICE WaRM will present a special workshop on River Modelling for Decision Makers on 9 October.

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ICE WaRM Presents Water Trading Webinar

Monday, 5 September, 2016

ICE WaRM’s free monthly Webinar in September examines the issue of water trading.

alister-walsh-waterfindWaterfind-LogoThe 30-minute Webinar, at lunchtime on 30 September, will be delivered by Alister Walsh, Chief Executive of water trading specialist Waterfind.

Waterfind is among Australia’s leading water exchanges, allowing irrigators to trade water through a free online water exchange or through a water broker. Its online trading platform has been used by more than 11,000 customers across key irrigation districts in South Australia, Victoria, NSW, Queensland and Western Australia.

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HEC-RAS Water Modelling Course: A National and International Group

Thursday, 21 August, 2014

For the second year in a row ICE WaRM organised this successful, highly regarded training course, this time in Sydney.

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Places are filling fast for this year’s: Water Modelling in HEC-RAS Course

Sunday, 1 September, 2013

When: Thurs 17 October (Basic day) and Fri 18 October (Intermediate day)
Where: Melbourne, Citigate Hotel, 270 Flinders St.
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HEC-RAS (Hydrologic Engineering Centres-River Analysis System) is a computer program, primarily used for the computation of water surface profiles in steady and unsteady, gradually-varied flow situations. It is recognised as an industry-standard program and is widely used throughout the world.

Limited places remaining, register now to avoid disappointment:

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Register now for the: 9th Adapting to Changing Climate: Impacts on Water Management

Monday, 1 July, 2013

This course demonstrates the tools and techniques that can be used in adapting to climate variability and change. It also examines the range of responses to climate change on livelihoods and lifestyles at the global, national, regional level.

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4th Australian Water School, Fundamentals of Water Science, Technology and Governance

Friday, 3 May, 2013

The School is an intensive 3-day professional short course that is fast becoming the national standard for training in water-focussed organisations, public and private. The School provides an excellent overview of the current technical, economic, environmental and legislative issues associated with water resources management.

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ICE WaRM Turns Spotlight on Desalination Strategy

Friday, 20 July, 2012

Desal Short School (Trevor Pillar & Tom Pankratz)Desal-groupThe controversial issue of desalination came under the microscope at a special workshop organised by ICE WaRM and the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia (NCEDA) in Adelaide.

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Australian Water School to be a Regular Event

Friday, 20 July, 2012

The ICE WaRM Australian Water School is set to become a regular event, following the outstanding success of the inaugural programme in Adelaide in February.

The three-day school, presents an overview of key aspects of water resources management – including current technical, economic, environmental, legislative and social issues associated with water in Australia.

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Completed Water Industry Essentials Courses

Wednesday, 17 November, 2010

The final two-day Australian Water Industry Essentials course for 2010 has been  staged in Brisbane.

The course, which attracted 16 people from a wide range of water-related industries, was led by Paul Harvey, who has wide experience with the Department of Water in South Australia, and Rod Lehmann, a water engineer from Queensland with experience in the planning and management of water and sewerage supply systems.

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Positive Feedback from Latest Short Courses

Thursday, 29 April, 2010

anne-jensenPositive feedback has been flowing after the three latest ICE WaRM short courses.

During April, Dr Anne Jensen from the University of Adelaide and Jeff Camkin, Adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia, led the Australian Water Industry Essentials course in Perth – while Susan Worley from the Department of Water and Dr Pierre Horwitz of Edith Cowans University focused on specific water issues facing Western Australia. The AWIE course is delivered jointly with the Australian Water Association (AWA).

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2010 ICE WaRM Short Course Programme Launched

Tuesday, 19 January, 2010

Short_Course_Banner_webICE WaRM has unveiled details of its 2010 short course training programmes – including Australian Water Industry Essentials, Hydraulics and Hydrology for Non-Engineers, Policy and Governance and River and Floodplain Modelling.

The Australian Water Industry Essentials one- and two-day courses developed in conjunction with the Australian Water Association are scheduled to start in Adelaide on 25 and 26 February, before moving to Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane during the year. The final course for 2010 is in Perth on 2 and 3 December.

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WA Water Corp Debut for ICE WaRM Course

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009

Water Photos 112ICE WaRM has delivered the first two-day short course on Hydraulics and Hydrology for Non-Engineers at the Water Corporation of Western Australia.

The course, led by Dr Terry Lucke from the University of South Australia’s School of Natural and Built Environments, introduces the basic principles of hydraulics and hydrology to people with limited or no prior training in water engineering.

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Fresh Research Initiatives for Fleurieu Peninsula

Wednesday, 2 September, 2009

DWLBC_cmyk_H copyResearch priorities for the Fleurieu Peninsula Wetlands are being refined, following the second in a series of ICE WaRM’s Living Laboratories workshops in Adelaide in early September.

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Australian Water Industry Essentials Short Course

Sunday, 29 March, 2009

ICE WaRM recently held a one-day version of the Australian Water Industry Essentials course in response to demand from stakeholders.

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Hydrology & Hydraulics Course Starts the Year

Thursday, 26 March, 2009

Picture 004_crop_webThe ICE WaRM short courses programme commenced in March with the two day Hydraulics and Hydrology for Non-engineers.

Held in Brisbane, the course was presented by Terry Lucke of UniSA and attended by a group of 14 people, whose work backgrounds were in local government, health or natural resources.

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Australian Water Industry Essentials Short Course

Friday, 28 November, 2008

Paul-DalbyIn response to popular demand, ICE WaRM and the Australian Water Association have made provisional plans to stage the Australian Water Industry Essentials short course in Adelaide early in 2009.

The two-day course, held across three states in 2008, provides an overview of the current technical, economic, environmental, legislative and social issues associated with the Australian water industry.

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Hydraulics and Hydrology Short Course

Sunday, 19 October, 2008

terry-luckeICE WaRM held a short course in Hydraulics and Hydrology 15-16th October in Adelaide. The course was very well attended, culminating in a thought-provoking round of questions and networking.

The course – run by Terry Lucke, a research engineer with the University of South Australia Urban Water Resource Centre – introduces the basic principles of hydraulics and hydrology, covering the occurrence and distribution of water (hydrology) and the movement of water through pipes and open channel systems (hydraulics).

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ICE WaRM Short Courses Booming

Tuesday, 22 July, 2008

There has been a big response to the first of ICE WaRM’s new Australian Water Industry Essentials programme.

The initial programme, run in conjunction with the Australian Water Association, was staged in Sydney in early July for 25 industry professionals from New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and the ACT

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ICE WaRM Short Course Explores Drainage System

Tuesday, 18 March, 2008

terry-luckeProfessor Simon Beecham and research engineer Terry Lucke from the University of South Australia headed a recent ICE WaRM short course on Siphonic Roof Drainage Design – a state of the art drainage system involving complex hydraulic analysis.

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