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Course Overview

The bundle of Micro-Learning Courses (MLC) covers the concepts and principles of water quality management and the effects of environment and water quality on fish care and health. It also covers techniques for water quality monitoring and treatment in recirculating aquaculture systems, as well as sustainable aquaculture.


The bundle consists of the following MLC:


a. Water Quality Management : Water Quality Monitoring (5 hrs)

b. Water Quality Management : Solid Waste Management (3 hrs)

c. Fluid flow, pumps and valves (4 hrs)

d. Flow meters and solid removal (4 hrs)

e. Biofiltration and Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) (4 hrs)

f. New Technologies in Water Management (3 hrs)

g. Water Quality Tests (3 hrs)

h. Sustainable Aquaculture (3 hrs)

i. Aquaculture Concerns (11 hrs)

Who Should Attend

Participants who are keen to learn the knowledge and skills on water quality and water treatment in aquaculture systems, as well the system engineering concepts. These include aquaculture workers and those in engineering support for the aquaculture industry.

What You'll Learn

Upon completing these courses, you will be able to:


  1. Describe and explain the water quality tests 
  2. Understand mass and energy balances in fluid transportation, and the piping system
  3. Explain sedimentation and filtration processes to remove suspended solids.
  4. Understand biofiltration and recirculating aquaculture system
  5. Explain the basic requirements for a sustainable aquaculture



Mode of Assessment


Quizzes, reflections, assignments – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic.





Certificate of Completion in Aquaculture Practitioners

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration

Mobile Online Learning

No Expiry date.


10 to 15 lessons with each lesson duration of about 15 mins


Course Fees

Fee Type Item Total Fees 
Full Course Fee 


You can make payment via credit card at our partner's (Gnowbe) payment gateway when you click 'Buy Now' in our website. Upon successful payment and registration, you will receive a receipt via email and you may start your course immediately.


(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can also purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit at checkout if the course is SkillsFuture Credit Approved.)

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Course Contact

If you have any enquiries, please contact us below or submit an enquiry form here
  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.