Channel Design

  • Category: Stormwater/Drainage
  • Course ID: STO-05
  • Price: $10
  • PDH Credits: 1
  • Quiz Author: Civil PDH

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Course Synopsis:

Did you know?  Shear stress in channels is not uniformly distributed along the wetted perimeter of a channel.

The design and analysis of roadside and median channels follow the basic principles of open channel flow. These channels may outlet to a storm drain piping system via a drop inlet, to a detention or retention basin or other storage component, or to an outfall channel. This course discusses several important open channel flow concepts and relationships.

Course Objectives:

This course teaches the following specific engineering knowledge and skills regarding Channel Design:

  • Introduction on roadside and median channels

  • Summary of several important open channel flow concepts and relationships


CivilPDH is an approved PDH course provider. 

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