IHC training institute

Training calendar




13-16 April

Pumps and slurry transportation course

For those who have a high level of technical education and expertise in the field of dredging
You will be able to explain the physical processes involved in hydraulic slurry transport and perform pump calculations after this advanced four day training. The emphasis is put on the hydraulic transport of solids-water mixtures with centrifugal pumps and through pipeline systems on a detailed level. This training provides extensive theoretical background information in combination with practical cases. Read More


15-26 June

Beaver engineer training

For those who maintain and troubleshoot the different systems onboard an IHC Beaver dredger
This in-depth training programme of two weeks will improve your dredging maintenance operations in a technical, cost-effective and safe way. You will be able to increase your troubleshooting skills on mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems. A mixture of presentations, discussions and extensive workshops will be carried out in the classroom and onboard vessels. Read More


14-25 September

General Dredging Course

For those who have a technical education and seek to expand their expertise in the field of dredging
After following this two-week intensive training you’ve become an expert in the field of dredge equipment selection, project management, site investigations, dredging technology, contracts and project management. This executive dredging course caters several excursions, guest lectures of professional out the field and opportunities for networking. The training also includes a one-day operational experience on IHC’s dredge simulators. Read More


29-30 October

Introduction in Dredging

For newcomers in the industry
Gain solid insight in dredging, port maintenance and reclamation projects during this two-day introduction. Develop knowledge about the wide variety of dredging equipment, become familiar with soil parameters and gain insight in the dredging practice by means of various project cases from the field. Read More


3 November

Radioactive concentration meter course

For those who operate the radioactive concentration meter (RAC)
The RAC is an mandatory training to become a certified user of the radioactive concentration meter. Graduates are qualified to work with a concentration meter. Read More


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TSHD operator training

For those who have a high level of technical education and expertise in the field of dredging
For operators who will be working with a trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Learn to operate and optimise a TSHD in an economic and safe way. Improve your understanding of theoretical and practical aspects of dredge operations. Get a deep understanding of TSHD dredge processes to further optimise TSHD trip production. Read More


For more information and registration please send an email to: training@royalihc.com.