The deadline is approaching for participation in a special hydro turbine training course for technical staff and management at existing hydropower plants in Africa and developing countries. The application deadline for the International Centre for Hydropower program is Aug. 6, 2010.
The two-part program, "Condition Monitoring & Maintenance Planning of the Francis Turbine with Ancillary Equipment," includes an online component (Aug. 23 through Oct. 31) and a workshop at Kafue Gorge Regional Training Centre-Zambia (Nov. 8 through Nov. 12).
The International Centre for Hydropower is a non-profit organization based on institutional membership among organizations with an involvement in hydropower.
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