Enrol in Home Flood Risk Assessment Training
Course Code: CNST223
As climate change, urbanization and replacement of natural landscapes continue, elevated risks of home flooding are becoming the new normal. In this in-depth course you?ll learn how to conduct a thorough assessment of potential flood risk both inside and outside a homeowner's property and recognize opportunities to reduce that risk. Through lectures, case studies and practical assignments we will delve into a wide variety of topics including emergency preparedness, insurance & flooding, landscaping and LID benefits to reducing flood risk, municipal engineering impacts on flood risk, techniques in motivating homeowners to take action, and much more. You will also learn to use a nationally-recognized flood risk assessment software program. After course completion, participants will continue to have access to this software to use in the field across Canada.