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HEC-RAS Basic Training Course and 2023 Spring AFMA Conference

This is training course available during the Fall 2023 AFMA Conference.

The fee for this class includes conference meals, and presentations outside of the class time.
 Please do NOT sign up for both the conference AND this class.

Both sessions of the HEC-RAS Training Class are required. The first session is all day Wednesday, and the second session is Thursday morning.

HEC-RAS Training Class Session 1: Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm;
HEC-RAS Training Class Session 2: Thursday 8:00am - 12:00pm

Registration for this class DOES include the following:

Wednesday Lunch

Wednesday Reception 

Thursday Morning Hike 

Thursday Breakfast / Lunch
Thursday Technical / P&P Sessions

Thursday Night Dinner 

Friday Plenary 

Friday Field Trip 

The objective of this class is to understand the basic modeling principles for developing steady state hydraulic models. This will include: identifying the three main components of a steady flow RAS model, understanding the theoretical basis of RAS model, and developing steady state RAS models for analyzing confluences and bridge/culvert structures.

Space is limited to 30 people.

Click the link below for conference brochure that has classes, presentations and hotel information

Conference Program:
Spring 2023 Conference Program

There are two different links for reserving a room depending on if you are a government employee or not. Please click the correct link below to reserve your room. Links close April 12, 2023

Government Hotel Block Link
Non-Government Hotel Block Link

*** You must be logged into the website to register ***

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 to Friday, May 5, 2023
Little America
2515 E Butler Ave
Flagstaff, AZ  86004

(928) 779-7900
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Elizabeth Rockwell
Brian Wahlin
Zach Whitten
(740) 972 - 6476 (p)
Registration is required
Payment in Full In Advance Or At Event
*** You must be logged into the website to register ***

*** The conference and Wednesday classes are open to AFMA members only. If you would like to attend but are not a member, please click Join AFMA on the home page. Once you are a member you will be able to register for the conference.

*** The Wednesday courses (with the exception of the HEC-RAS Training Course) are free and not part of the $350 conference fee.

*** The HEC-RAS Training Course is NOT free and NOT a part of the free courses on Wednesday. Additional fees are required for this class.
Cancellation Policy:
Applies to Conference Fees Only...
Refund 100% 7+ days prior
Refund 50% 2-6 days prior
Refund 0% within 48 hours
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to view details )
HEC-RAS Basic Training - 1.5 Days- (10 CECs)
Wednesday Lunch (Provided By AFMA)
Evening Reception at Ballroom C
Thursday Morning Conference Kick-off Hike
2023 Spring AFMA Conference - Thursday Afternoon (3 CECs)
Evening Reception & Dinner with Silent Auction
2023 Spring AFMA Conference - Friday (3 CECs)
Field Trip - Post-Fire Mitigation Due to the Pipeline Fire (2 CECs)

P.O. Box 18102

Phoenix, AZ 85005

United States of America