Trenchless Technologies 101

  • 7 hour course, no prerequisites

From the indus­tri­al sec­tor and the oil and gas indus­try, to con­struc­tion and telecom­mu­ni­ca­tions; trench­less tech­nolo­gies are rapid­ly becom­ing a fun­da­men­tal com­po­nent of con­struc­tion projects. Trench­less tech­nolo­gies 101 will pro­vide an intro­duc­tion to the con­cept of, and tech­nolo­gies behind, trench­less inno­va­tions. It will present par­tic­i­pants with the oppor­tu­ni­ty to dis­cov­er why new trench­less designs are at the fore­front of today’s con­struc­tion needs.

Course at a glance
  • Full-day interactive workshop with case study review and networking.
  • Offered in collaboration with the Consortium for Engineered Trenchless Technologies (CETT) and the Faculty of Engineering, University of Alberta.
  • Aimed at construction professionals and engineers, as well as managers, project managers, supervisors, and business owners in related areas.
What you will learn

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

  • Understand the significance of using trenchless technologies versus traditional open-cut methods.
  • Identify different techniques for installation and rehabilitation.
  • Recognize various geotechnical considerations within trenchless construction.
Take note:

  • 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.

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