Waterpower® Hydro Basics Course

For All Newcomers to the Hydro Industry!

Here's everything you need to know to get started in hydro...and a perfect refresher course for veterans!

Date and Times: 

Monday, June 26, 2017 | 10:00AM - 5:30PM and Tuesday, June 27, 2017  |  8:30AM - 2:30PM

Hydro Basics Course Only: US $595
Power Producer Discount: Only US $485

Course + Full Conference Registration: US $1070 (a $400 savings!)  
Power Producer Discount: Only US $880

***Cost Includes a Technical Tour to a Hydro Facility

Who Should Attend:

Individuals new to hydro, both new hires and experienced professionals moving into hydro or those who want to expand their areas of expertise.

Here's everything you need to know to get started in hydro...and a perfect refresher course for veterans! This intensive, highly practical training is designed to help persons new to hydro be more productive more quickly and to help persons with limited hydro experience expand their knowledge.


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Highly qualified faculty representing consulting companies, utilities, federal power producers, and regulatory agencies present interesting, insightful lectures on:
·         Hydro Overview
·         Harnessing the Water
·         Turbine Basics
·         Electrical System Basics
·         Hydro in a Power System
·         Day-to-Day Operations
·         How Projects are Regulated
·         International Regulatory Issues
·         Communicating Hydro's Value
·         Natural Resource Stewardship: Instream Flows, Fish Passage, and Dam Effects on Water Quality

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Check out why attending our Waterpower® Hydro Basics Course is ideal for YOUR career development!

Do you work for a Power Producer? 

If yes, you can register in our Power Producer Training Program to receive a discounted rate for the Waterpower® Hydro Basics Course AND Full Conference registration at HydroVision International. Click Here for details

I think the importance of having young professionals come to HydroVision is that this is where the knowledge transfer happens. It’s where everything goes from the generation that is retiring to the new generation that is going to take over this industry!

Brenna Vaughn, Director, Hydro Research Foundation