Water Quality and Risk Assessment at Water Treatment Works

Estimated cost: R5001 – R10 000
Field Of Study: Science and Engineering
Department Name: University of Stellenbosch Water Institute


Set-up, service and monitor a technical project team implementing an integrated water quality management plan starting in the catchment progressing through the purification and distribution system ending at the point of delivery. Understand and apply in pratice the important physical, chemical and microbiological water quality issues, with specific attention on regulatory and compliance requirements. Identify the scope and requirements of a water quality safety plan. Manage water quality in drinking water supply systems. Develop, draw up and evaluate Water Safety Plan and Wastewater Risk Abatement Plan. Interpret and communicate the results of water quality analyses and programmes on various levels of the water supply organisation.

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: Three (3) days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: T Van Der Merwe
Contact Person Email: tvdm@sun.ac.za
Latest Year Offered: 2019