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This Introductory On-Demand Course will step you through how to build and run a basic one-dimensional model using RAS Mapper. Follow along and build your own model as Krey Price introduces you to fundamental processes and key concepts of HEC-RAS. Krey Price, Director of Surface Water Solutions, is a highly knowledgeable HEC-RAS user and experienced presenter who clearly describes the principles in each of the 13 steps of this course, to maximise your awareness, understanding, and confidence in using HEC-RAS. Learn how to set up, run, animate, interpret and troubleshoot your model. Questions can be posed through our interactive online learning platform. With 5 hours of training materials, a step-by-step manual to follow, exercise homework and a final quiz, this course will provide an invaluable benchmark for the novice user or someone who is interested in updating their knowledge to the latest version of HEC-RAS. Topics covered include: - Setting up RAS Mapper - Adding river, banks, and flow paths - Aligning cross sections - Adding roughness - Entering flow data - Running your simulation - Viewing your results - Adding bathymetry - Analysing roughness sensitivity - Analysing boundary condition sensitivity - Viewing cross sections and profiles - Investigating and viewing results - Exporting results This course is designed with: - Units to complete via this learning platform. - Videos split into easy-to-follow steps. - Exercise to follow through- via a 40-page training manual. - Surveys and a final quiz to receive your certificate of completion. - Ability to ask questions to your presenter and submit survey responses. Requirements: A good internet connection and the latest version of HEC-RAS. A mouse with a centre ewheel button is recommended. Using dual monitors is highly beneficial (one with the video recording & one with your own model). Please note: HEC-RAS Version 5.0.7 will only run on 64-bit Windows operating Systems (including 64-bit versions of Window 7, 8.0, 8.1 and 10). Make sure your operating system is up-to-date with all Microsoft patches for your version, before trying to install HEC-RAS.