Fundamentals of Trench Drain Systems


Credits: 1 LU,1 HSW
Available Until: 11/6/2016
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This course provides a comprehensive overview of trench drains - their applications and benefits, their basic components, and the many varieties available, including: cast-in-place, pre-cast, and economical pre-engineered trench drain systems made from HDPE. Students explore new possibilities for blending trench drains into the surrounding environments for improved aesthetics. And case studies explore interesting applications of trench drains. (Course includes a downloadable PDF study guide.)


Zurn is a recognized leader in commercial, municipal, and industrial markets. Zurn manufactures the largest breadth of engineered water solutions in the industry, including a wide spectrum of sustainable plumbing products. Zurn delivers total building solutions for new construction and retrofit applications that enhance any building’s environment.


User Comments

“This course was very informational and easy to follow. It reviewed the components of drains, applications, and materials used to help better understand best uses.” - Elizabeth, 8/22/2014

“very good information !” - Robert, 6/26/2014

“Well explained course” - Alan, 6/10/2014

“Very Well Done, to the point and very informative ” - paul, 5/19/2014

“Good presentation.” - Donald, 4/29/2014

“The most in-depth coverage of trench drains I've encountered. Visuals were very good.” - Tara, 3/3/2014

“Well done with a good pace. It would be nice to have a copy of the course in a pdf format....maybe it exists and I'm not aware of how to access.” - Lawrence, 2/24/2014

“I would have like more suitability review for design professionals to understand "what type of fundamental drain is placed in different conditions" and cost consideration estimates for preliminary design phases before the consultant is hired.” - Susan, 2/23/2014

“Very educational” - Susan, 2/12/2014

“I thought the video was very detail and informative. It is easy to comprehend and allow me to grasp the subject very quickly.” - Huy, 2/2/2014


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