Water Treatment Management

Duration: 4 days

Level/Accreditation: Level 4

Level: 4 (HNC/HND)


  • Properties of Wastewater
  • Preliminary and Primary Treatment
  • Secondary (Biological) Treatment
  • Package Plants
  • Tertiary Treatment
  • Sludge Management


The challenge of producing clean safe drinking water has largely been achieved in most more developed nations through investment and asset management plans over the past 25 years. However, the challenges of treating that water once communities and businesses have used it remains.

The key drivers of preventing disease, protecting the environment and meeting ever more stringent legal standards ensure that wastewater treatment will remain one of the key leadership challenges for the water industry.


This short course provides an overview of all aspects of wastewater treatment from a management perspective.