Advanced HDD Design

  • 7 hour course, no prerequisites

Par­tic­i­pants with pre­vi­ous knowl­edge of hor­i­zon­tal direc­tion­al drilling (HDD) will be pro­vid­ed with in in-depth exam­i­na­tion of the key ele­ments of design that must be con­sid­ered for HDD. The specifics of design, imple­men­ta­tion, and risk will be exam­ined in detail, allow­ing par­tic­i­pants to expand their knowl­edge and under­stand­ing of the HDD process. This course will be most ben­e­fi­cial to indi­vid­u­als who have pre­vi­ous expe­ri­ence with HDD.

Course at a glance
What you will learn

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the specialized requirements within the design of horizontal directional drilling projects.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the risks associated with HDD.
  • Understand how to implement an HDD project from inception to completion.
  • Identify the requirements of site selection and geotechnical considerations within HDD projects.
Take note:

  • Prior knowledge of HDD is recommended for student success.
  • All student communications will be sent directly by the Consortium for Engineered Trenchless Technologies (CETT).
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Currently counts towards

* If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

You can register for and take a course without applying and enrolling into the program.

We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

Email

erm@ualberta.ca

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