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Dam Ownership in South Carolina

Time limit: 45 days


Full course description

Course Description:

This six-week online course will teach South Carolina dam owners the basics of dam design, inspection and maintenance techniques, and how to develop a dam repair plan. The Dam Ownership in South Carolina class is designed for both unregulated dams and dams regulated by the Dams and. Reservoir Safety Program

Course Topics:

  • Introduction to Dams and Their Function
  • Parts of Dam
  • Law and Regulation
  • Assessment of Dams
  • Dam Operation, Maintenance, and Repair
  • Significant and High Hazard Dams: Emergency Action Plans

Course Requirements:

Participants can submit a knowledge check quiz at the end of each module; however, this is not required. 

Technical Requirements:

To Participate fully in this course, you will need:

  • An active email address for the individual participating in the course.
  • A desktop computer or laptop (recommended): Canvas is available on mobile devices, but some content may appear differently
  • Access to a high-speed internet connection.
  • A web browser compatible with Canvas: Chrome and Firefox are recommended.
  • Headphones or speakers (closed captioning also available)
  • Computer skills including Internet browsing, using email, typing, downloading files, and basic troubleshooting.

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  • Please do not contact CCIT regarding CPE courses. Please reach out to Clemson Online so that we can assist you.

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