Welcome to the Australian Water School (AWS)
AWS has been transferred to 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 now 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.
AWS now has over 100 webinars! Celebrate by watching our 100th!
Upcoming online live training
Compile groundwater data, process and create a groundwater map with QGIS
Thursday, 6 May, 2021 - Thursday, 20 May, 2021
Oceans, coasts and estuaries - Taking a salty approach to your next project
Learn what the most important inputs are, where to find them in the data hub and how to use them for rainfall design.
Start now, complete at your own pace
Use QGIS in catchment and stream delineation for adding and visualising hydrological data.
Step through how to build and run a one-dimensional model using RAS Mapper, introducing fundamental processes. This course now includes an update with an additional 3 hours on version 6.0.
Master the powerful features of HEC-RAS to build two-dimensional hydraulic models. This course now includes an update with an additional 3 hours on version 6.0.
Practical introduction to groundwater flow models. Simulate steady and transient flow in an irregularly shaped system in which aquifers can be confined, unconfined and mixed.