Water Treatment for Engineers (3 days)

The Water Treatment for Engineers course provides knowledge and practical skills for a supervising engineer or manager of water treatment plant.

Who should attend?

Water treatment plant supervising engineers and managers.

Topics covered

  • Knowledge to operate a water treatment works.
  • Understanding of water treatment processes.
  • Knowledge and practical skills essential for the daily operation of treatment works.
  • Knowledge and skills to systematically identify and rectify treatment problems.

Course notes will be supplied for pre-course study and future reference.


A short examination will be conducted on the last day.

Resulting qualification

A Certificate will be issued to all successful attendees.

Course prerequisites

It is recommended that attendees review the supplied training notes and undertake some experience in a treatment works to familiarise themselves with the treatment process before attending the course.

What is included

Course notes, morning tea and afternoon tea.

What is not included

Writing material, calculator, safety equipment (PPE), accommodation, meals, transport to and from the course.

Course details

Information on course dates, locations and costs can be found in the course schedule.

How to register

Download a registration form ((PDF 164.3 KB)) and submit it by email to water.lwutraining@dpi.nsw.gov.au

The department will send confirmation of receipt of your registration via email within one week. Venue details, course notes, the program and a timetable will be sent to all participants approximately six weeks before the course. Please provide details of any special dietary needs on registration.