September 28, 2016 @ 12:19 pm – October 24, 2016 @ 1:19 pm
All Major Captial Cities (October 2016)
$650.00 (Ex GST) per person


Managing Long Life, Hidden Assets

Developed to assist asset management practitioners apply best practice in accordance with PN5 and ISO 55000 AM Standards for inspection, condition and performance assessment for stormwater drainage assets.
Participants will be able to develop an action pipeline for how they can best progress their organization along the path to meeting the objectives of PN5
Explore the practicalities of how to prepare and undertake a stormwater drainage network condition survey including sampling of the network and specifying the services of external providers.
Learn about using the WSAA Conduit Inspection Code Appendix D for SWD
Learn about using the AUS-SPEC Tools and resources for SWD asset management
Opportunity to network and share your experiences.


  • ​Understand the use of the new PN5 to improve SWD asset management practice taking into account ISO 55000 requirements.
  • Be able to follow a consistent approach to SWD survey and condition assessment
  • Have the tools to scope and plan a condition assessment project to achieve application of PN5 good practice
  • Learn about the latest trends for identifying and scoring of defects in SWD assets.


    These Workshops will give you the knowledge and skills to;

  • Develop your own action pipeline to guide the journey for applying PN5 for your SWD assets
  • Confidently update your SWD asset register and break it into its components
  • Develop reports on the overall condition grading of the SWD network
  • Produce risk based Action plans – maintenance and renewals derived from the condition analysis
  • Have better information on which to analyse and report on valuations, depreciation and financial planning for the SWD system.

Who should attend

  • Stormwater drainage asset practitioners,
  • Engineers
  • Asset Managers
  • Technical Officers
  • Field staff involved in inspection and condition assessment and asset management of SWD Assets
  • Applicable to local government, public works or other organisations (public or private)


  • Alf Grigg | Principal A Grigg & Associates P/L
  • Peter Way | Chair NAMS.AU, IPWEA Peter is project manager and principal author of the SWD Practice Note 5.
  • Kirk Bloomfield | Manager GSDS
  • John Thomson l Geospatial Integrated Services
    * Presenter/s will vary between locations.

For more information and details of a workshop in your area, head over to the IPEWA website by clicking HERE

Get the your own copy of the latest Practice Note HERE