DWA-Training: The German Water Sector

- Focus: River Basin Management

July 31 - August 2, 2018, Hennef

Twice per year, DWA holds the seminar “The German Water Sector” in Hennef/ Germany.

The next training is going to take place from July 31st – August 2nd 2018.

Focus of the seminar is going to be the river basin management.

The seminar aims to provide attendees the basic knowledge of the German water sector- a foundation to build upon during their everyday business.      

The following key topics are going to be covered:

  • Basic principles of river basin management, including visions for living rivers
  • Standards and rules in Germany, including the importance of the Technical Safety Management (TSM)
  • The role and meaning of the Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in the German water sector in order to establish a solid foundation of knowledge
  • Integration of policies, decisions, participation processes and costs across sectoral interests, including involvement of industry, agriculture, urban development, navigation, fisheries management and more
  • Case studies:
    • Water Framework Directive
    • Geo Information Systems (GIS)

To round up the seminar, attendees are going on a field trip for practical experience

Click here for the detailed program.

For further questions or to book the seminar, please reach out to Himani Karjala

  • E-Mail: karjala@dwa.de
  • Phone: +49 2242 872-244