At the end of this course, you will be able to:
Identify the allowable limits for trade effluent discharge to sewer/watercourse/ controlled watercourse.
Explain the processes of chemical precipitation, coagulation and flocculation in the removal of colloids and solids in water.
Apply carbon adsorption in the removal of organics in water treatment.
Explain minerals removal by ion exchange process.
Apply disinfection in water treatment.
Participants who complete the following suite of MLCs will be eligible to apply for exemption to part-time Specialist Diploma in Environment & Water Technology upon succession admission into the programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic, subject to the approval of the polytechnic:
Upon successful admission, they will also be granted partial exemption in the Industrial Wastewater Treatment module.
(Note : Partial exemption can be granted in the form of exemption from theoretical lessons and/or test components.)
Mode of Assessment
Tests / Quizzes – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic.
Reflection, group discussion/sharing – measure participants’ ability to reflect and apply learning and active participation in discussions.
Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.