May 9, 2023 @ 9:00 AM - May 10, 2023 @ 4:00 PM


Sustainable Operation and Maintenance of Water Treatment Plants


  • 2 Day Course aimed at Process Controllers, Superintendents, Plant Managers, Plant Technicians, and Water Sector Officials.
  • An Assessment will be conducted upon conclusion of the course to ensure quality and a CPD certificate will be awarded to successful learners.
  • Course Presenter: Chris Swartz – B.Eng (Civil), M.Eng (Water Utilisation) Pr. Eng, Senior Fellow of WISA, Chairperson of WISA Water Reuse Division.

Course Overview

The Sustainable Operation and Maintenance of Small Water Treatment Plants short course provides participants with a sound theoretical and practical knowledge base on water treatment, as well as the operation and maintenance of water treatment plants. The course will enable participants to evaluate the operation and control of water treatment plants, and to draw up and implement operational and monitoring programs, as well as maintenance schedules. This course is equivalent to NQF level 5.


This 2 day course addresses the need that exists in the municipal water treatment sector for managers and supervisors for guidelines and best practices on efficient operation and maintenance of water treatment plants, and that could be used to improve the performance and sustainability of these plants. It will ensure that the management and technical guidelines contained in the course material can be presented to and utilized by water care technical personnel and middle management for on-going in-house training sessions or for self-assessment.

Who should attend?

  • Process Controllers
  • Superintendents
  • Plant Technicians
  • Plant Managers
  • Water sector professionals
  • Officials involved in the operation, maintenance and management of water treatment facilities

for any enquiries or to register please contact Talent Khumalo at 



9 May 2023 @ 9:00 AM
10 May 2023 @ 4:00 PM
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WISA Head Office