This online course will encompass drinking water quality guidelines and regulations, the effect of water collection and storage on self-purification, algae in water treatment, disinfection processes, including natural treatment systems, and finally, adsorption and activated carbon.
The course is designed for water and wastewater treatment professionals and urban water cycle specialists. Post graduate students in civil and environmental engineering, specialists form governmental non-governmental organizations are encouraged to join.
The online course consists of video lectures, handouts and power point presentations that will guide participants through the theory; video demonstration of laboratory courses will be used for illustrating the experiments to the students.
Upon completion, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the principles of disinfection, drinking water quality, natural treatment systems, adsorption and activated carbon filtration processes;
- Integrate theoretical principles of disinfection with practical aspects of evaluation of disinfection systems;
- Prepare conceptual design of appropriate processes depending on the nature of impurities to be removed and the intended use of the treated water.
Start: 02 September 2019
End: 10 January 2020
Deadline IHE application: 01 September
See more on the startdates and course fees here.
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