Improving the Performance of the Transportation Industry Through Training
My Training My Profile Checkoutshopping cart
Home Contact Us Help
Search for a Course
more search options
Connect with us
Receive regular email updates
Find Training
Browse Upcoming Sessions
Problem Encountered
System Maintenance
Access to the NHI Web site, NHI accounts and Web-based training & Web-conference training will be temporarily unavailable from 10:00 PM EST on Friday, 10/28/2016 to 08:00 AM EST on Monday, 10/31/2016. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.
Choose Delivery Type Options

Choose Program Area Options

Choose Session Options
Between and

Course Description

Stream Stability Factors and Concepts (Prerequisite) WEB-BASED

PROGRAM AREA: Hydraulics
Web-based Training (WBT)Web-based Training (WBT)
Calendar Year
1 Hours
0 Units
$0 Per Participant


NOTES:This training is a prerequisite of another NHI training and is offered at no cost.


This course is intended to help participants understand river processes and stream stability factors and concepts as a prerequisite for NHI Courses 135046, 135047, 135048. Participants will also be introduced to the concepts of water and sediment continuity.


Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • After completing this course participants will be able to describe the factors influencing stream stability that are important to a bridge scour evaluation, and define water and sediment continuity concepts.


Federal, State, and local highway hydraulic, structural, and geotechnical engineers and bridge inspectors responsible for maintaining the integrity of highway bridges against possible hydraulic-related problems. Consultants who do bridge engineering work are also encouraged to take this prerequisite.

If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at or 877.558.6873.


More Information

Submit Feedback or Questions
Please submit feedback regarding the NHI Web site and services.
Document Disclaimer
The documents available on this site are for printing purposes only. If you have any problems accessing information on this site, please contact for assistance.