This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 35,000 for a three-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 3500 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Middle to senior level water resource and irrigation engineers, project directors/planners and staff of water resources/irrigation development projects.
Course Brief: This course is designed to enhance participants’ ability to identify the cause of poor performance in irrigation projects, to reestablish design criteria for rehabilitation and improvement, and to improve irrigation management capability through proper water allocation planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation techniques as well as farmer participation and inter-government interaction.
Course content covers planning and design for rehabilitation, irrigation system modernization and improvement, design of irrigation drainage and system, water management and project operation, budgeting and execution of maintenance program, and project monitoring and evaluation. This course includes case studies and study visit to irrigation projects being considered for rehabilitation to make critical analysis for the cause of poor performance and possible remedial measures.