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 study and future reference.


A short examination will be conducted on the last day.

Resulting qualification

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to all successful attendees.

Pre-preparation to attend course

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

What is included?

Course notes, lunch, morning tea and afternoon tea.

What is not included?

Writing material, calculator, safety equipment (PPE), accommodation, other meals not specified, transport to and from the course.

Course details

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

How to nominate for the course

Complete an online form or download a nomination form PDF, 368.35 KB and submit it by email to water.lwutraining@dpie.nsw.gov.au

Apply now

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