Welcome to the Australian Water School (AWS)

AWS has been transferred to a new custodian Water Research Australia, ensuring the water industry continues to receive demand-driven and industry-designed professional development and training to up-skill and share knowledge across water industry professionals.

AWS has continued to go from strength to strength delivering high-calibre online training, focusing on significant, innovative or critical advances in water science, technology and management. The webinars, live training and on-demand training, provide a learning and discussion forum for the water industry globally. Attendees come from across widely varying roles including science, engineering, technical, planning, policy, environment, agriculture, mining, asset management and manufacturing.


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Upcoming online live training



ARR Course #8: Urban Flood Modelling

LIVE COURSE FULL. SIGNUP FOR ON-DEMAND COURSE! How to calculate urban losses and apply conveyance and volume control measures

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Webinar: Just for fun, recreational hydraulics

Applying hydraulic concepts to artificial whitewater parks, wave pools, waterslides and more!

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Live Course: Uncertainty Analysis in Groundwater Modelling

Develop confidence in decision-making by learning how to manage uncertainty in modelling results

Date: Thursday, 3 February, 2022 - Thursday, 10 February, 2022

Location: Online

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Webinar: Urban Pipe Network Modelling

Hydraulic calculations that are important for pipe network modelling

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On-demand Training

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Python for hydrology and hydrogeology

Explore Python programming for water modelling.

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Sediment Transport with HEC-RAS

Learn how to predict sediment movement, along with mud and debris flow measuring capabilities, using the latest version of HEC-RAS.

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Structures with HEC-RAS

Hydraulic modelling of bridges and culverts

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HEC-RAS Essentials 1D & 2D

Master the powerful features of HEC-RAS by building 1D & 2D flood models

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