Slope Stability Analysis - 3 PDH
2. SLOPE STABILITY PROBLEMS
3. Slopes In soils presenting special problems
4. Slope stability charts
5. Detailed analyses of slope stability
6. Stabilization of slopes
Upon completion of this course you will:
Learn about slopes of cohesive and cohesionless soils on firm underlying strata;
Learn about problems encountered with soft underlying strata;
Learn about special problems encountered with stiff-fissured clays and shales;
Learn how to address issues encountered in loess soils;
Learn how to apply the slope stability charts presented to address many common slope stability issues;
Learn how to apply the Method of Moments and the Method of Slices; and
Learn how to use the Simplified Wedge Method to address slope stability issues.
This course is intended for civil engineers, structural engineers, geotechnical engineers, geologists and other design and construction professionals wanting an introduction to methods and techniques for addressing slope stability issues in earth structures and earthwork.
Benefit for Attendee
This course will give engineers and other design and construction professionals an introduction to tools that can be used to address many slope stability issues.
This is an introduction to methods for analyzing slope stability problems.
This course will give you an introduction to methods that can be used to address many common slope stability issues.