ASDSO Learning Center
Welcome to the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO) Learning Center. The Learning Center is your hub for ASDSO digital learning opportunities (Live Webinars, On-Demand Webinars, and Downloadable Webinars) as well as other downloadable educational offerings. To learn more about the various types of training programs offered in the Learning Center please visit the FAQ page.
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Lessons Learned Regarding Seismic Deformation Analyses of Embankment Dams from Re-Evaluation of the Upper and Lower San Fernando Dams Performance Case Histories2 credits offered Includes a Live Event on 07/09/2019 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
This webinar will review Upper and Lower San Fernando Dams field performance case histories from the 1971 San Fernando earthquake were re-analyzed in these current studies by means of fully nonlinear seismic deformation analyses.
WinDAM - Overtopping and Internal Erosion for Earthen Embankments2 credits offered Includes a Live Event on 10/08/2019 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
WinDAM software estimates the erosion and breach outflows from overtopping flows and internal erosion flows affecting earthen embankments. This webinar will provide an overview of the WinDAM model and the various inputs needed. The webinar will also cover output from WinDAM. The webinar will target users and designers more than researchers.
Dam Overtopping Protection Systems – Part I2 credits offered Includes a Live Event on 11/12/2019 at 12:00 PM (EST)
This is the first of a two-part series on overtopping protection systems for embankment and concrete dams. This course will present many of the overtopping protection systems currently in use, describing for each their range of design applications, construction considerations, and potential limitations and risks.