Water & Wastewater Treatment Operations

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Water & Wastewater Treatment Operations
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103315 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Atlantic Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

For confirmation on start dates check www.itsligo.ie/online
Application Date

Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+1 year part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Two one day workshops will take place each semester in ATU Sligo. Attendance at the workshops will be compulsory.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectur...

Course Fee Total Fees: €2,400
Entry Requirements Level 5 qualification (e.g. leaving certificate). For candidates without level 5 qualifications, a process of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can be undertaken.
Course Content Please Note
Programme developed in collaboration with Irish Water

Subjects Taught The course entails 30 credits consisting of 3 modules in the first semester and 3 modules in the second semester.

The modules are as follows:

Semester 1

ICT & Transferable Skills
Water and Wastewater Science
Health and Safety for Treatment Plant Operators
Semester 2

Energy Management
Law and Compliance
Networks Flow Measurement and Control
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

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On completion of this one year programme, students can progress to year 2 of the Level 6 Certificate in Water Treatment Operations or year 2 of the Level 6 Certificate in Waste Water Treatment Operations. On completion of either...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Mel Casserly

Online Student Advisor:
Michelle Bruen
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