In line with RAP3 CPD programme, DTA Jhapa organized 2 days bio-engineering training for DCC/DTO engineers, sub-engineers and assistant sub-engineers on 16th and 17th May 2017. Of the total 12 participants, 7 were from DCC/DTO. The first day of the training was theoretical session where presentations on following topics were delivered:
- Introduction to bio-Engineering
- Vegetative systems and grass plantation
- Small scale civil engineering structures
- Bio-engineering design
GE delivered the entire module in the theoretical session. Participants also wrote exam at the end of the theoretical session. The next day of training was the practical implementation of theoretical knowledge acquired during the training. Before the demonstration of bio-engineering technique, participants assessed the site filling a standard site assessment form. Demonstration of Brush Layering and Fascines was done as a solution measures at 4+500 of 04DR012 (Bhadrapur-Jyamirgadi-Dhulabari-Shantinagar) road.