This 3-day training course will provide you with the fundamental skills to get the most out of the GeoStudio Core products (SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, and SIGMA/W).

All GeoStudio trainers are qualified geotechnical engineers.

*Note – all in-person training is currently on hold until COVID travel restrictions are lifted.


3 days (21 hours)



Who is it suitable for?

  • New users who would like a solid understanding of the basics before getting started
  • Current users who feel they need a better understanding of what GeoStudio can do
  • Those who are interested in GeoStudio, and would like to try before they buy

What will the course cover?

  • Basic theory and features of SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, and SIGMA/W
  • Methods of analysis
  • Stress and deformation
  • Geometry creation
  • Material properties and boundary conditions
  • Slip surface options
  • Staged construction
  • Finite element meshing
  • Slip elements
  • Reinforcement fundamentals in SLOPE/W
  • Probability and sensitivity
  • Beams and Bars
  • Consolidation
  • Example workflow of a SLOPE/W analysis
  • Example workflows of a SEEP/W steady-state and transient analyses
  • Example workflow of a SIGMA/W analysis
  • Integration of SEEP/W pore-water pressure in SLOPE/W
  • Integration of SIGMA/W finite element stresses in SLOPE/W

What will I get from the course?

  • Downloadable resources
  • Certificate of completion

What should I have?

  • Please have your own laptop with the latest version of GeoStudio, as well as a mouse and charger
  • Prior to your course, you will be contacted via email with instructions for accessing a GeoStudio subscription for the duration of your training, along with required resources downloaded

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