Dam Owner Academy Webinar
Dam Owner Academy: Emergency Intervention Toolbox

Location:

Online

Date:

11/28/2017

Description:

This free, one-hour webinar, will introduce and encourage the use of the Dam Owner Emergency Intervention Toolbox that was developed in 2016.  The Dam Emergency Intervention Toolbox is currently available as an interactive electronic PDF document and contains the recommended procedures to prepare for, identify, and respond to emergency conditions at embankment dams.  Through case study descriptions, photographs, videos, and reference to best practice documents, in addition to summarizing the content of the document, the webinar will present detailed instructions on how and when to use the document as well as emphasize its benefits when used properly.

Five takeaways attendees will receive from this course: 

  • Awareness of the importance of emergency intervention at dams.
  • Instructions for obtaining the Dam Owner Emergency Intervention Toolbox.
  • Knowledge of the Dam Emergency Intervention Toolbox contents.
  • Suggestions for incorporation of the Dam Emergency Intervention Toolbox into existing dam safety documents and/or programs.
  • Detailed understanding of how to use the Dam Owner Emergency Intervention Toolbox to prepare for and respond to emergency situations at dams.

This course was made possible by the MT Department of Natural Resources & Conservation and WY State Engineer's Office through a generous grant from the National Dam Safety Program. 

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