River Condition Assessment Training

Our River Condition Assessment training course covers the field and desk study methods required to generate the River Condition outputs for Biodiversity Metric 2.0 calculations.


We run regular public courses aimed at individuals and small teams. Find upcoming courses on our Events page or join our Newsletter to hear about new courses as soon as they’re announced:

We also offer private courses for up to 10 attendees at a time. Get in touch if you’d like us to run an in-house course for your team:

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Biodiversity Net Gain & River Condition Assessment Overview
  • Introduction to the River Condition Assessment
  • Component 1 – The MoRPh field survey
  • Field trial and test of the MoRPh Survey

Day 2

  • Uploading and downloading field survey data
  • Component 2 – The River Type desk study
  • Preliminary and Final Condition Scores
  • Baseline and post-intervention application