Water Services Management

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Water Services Management
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 103347 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters PG Dip/MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2020.

The closing date for this programme is normally early August of each year.

However, applicants are advised to make contact as early as possible with either (1) Irish Water (if an Irish Water employee), (2) the Local Authority Services National Training Group (LASNTG) (if employed by an Irish Local Authority) or (3) directly with IT Sligo Admissions (if not employed with Irish Water or an Irish Local Authority).
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Duration 2 years part-time online

Attendance Requirements
Two one day workshops (normally held on a Friday) will take place each semester. Typically, one workshop will be held at IT Sligo and the second may be located at another regional facility.

Attendance at the workshops will be expected for all students.
Course Fee €4,400 per year for the two year Post Graduate Diploma.

€2,200 for the additional year to complete the M.Sc.

Fees paid for approved applicants employed by Irish Water and Irish Local Authorities.
Entry Requirements 2nd Class Honours (2.2) Level 8 degree in Engineering, Science or cognate professional area or equivalent.
Course Content

Expand+This Level 9 programme has been developed in collaboration with Irish Water and the Local Authority Services National Training Group (LASNTG) to address the increasing and demanding needs of professionals in the water and wastewater sectors.

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Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Title Credits
Project Planning 05
Transformational Change 05
Environmental Policy Planning And Environmental Impact Assessment 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Environmental Legislation 05
Project Implementation 05

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Graduates should have greatly enhanced career opportunities at senior management level in the public and private water/ wastewater sector.
Further Enquiries To apply from within Irish Water:
Contact Ms. Sinéad McGinley, Learning & Development Manager, Human Resources.
Phone: +353 (0) 1 89 25357
Email: smcginley@water.ie

To apply from within Irish Local Authorities:
Contact Mr. Tom Kirby, Secretary of LASNTG.
Phone: +353 (0) 505 24688
Email: wsntg@eircom.net

Applications other than from Irish Local Authorities or Irish Water:
Contact: Admissions, IT Sligo
Phone: +353 (0) 71 931 8511
Email: admissions@itsligo.ie
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