This course covers the conventional unit operations employed in water and wastewater treatment from a development perspective. This includes the scientific engineering principles on which they are based. This course is perfect for those in water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) or the development sector who wish to learn more about fundamental engineering principals for effective water treatment and distribution in a low-income setting.
Who should attend?
This short course is perfect for those in water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) or the development sector who wish to learn more about fundamental engineering principals for effective water treatment and distribution in a low-income setting.
Water Quality and Public Health,
Drinking Water, Chemicals and Health,
Water Treatment Principles,
Water Treatment Challenges,
Advanced Technologies in Water Treatment for Development,
Community Considerations for Appropriate Water Treatment,
Introduction to Wastewater Treatment,
Low Energy Wastewater Treatment,
Advanced Technologies in Wastewater Treatment for Development,
Resource Recovery from WS&S Technologies – Nutrients & Water,
Resource Recovery from WS&S Technologies – Energy,
Appropriate Technology Selection.
Objective of the Course
On successful completion of this course you will be able to:
Describe different water quality parameters and how they are measured,
Describe the basic principles of drinking water treatment and how these can be used at different scales including, household, community and municipal,
Evaluate simple methods of wastewater treatment and how these are being applied to treating conventional waterborne sewage as well as in faecal sludge management,
Assess how different treatment technologies might be applicable in different contexts.
Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.
All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.
Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).
The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.
All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.
ACCOMMODATION AND AIRPORT PICKUP
Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.
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