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Course Overview

This course covers the basic physical treatment technologies for industrial wastewater treatment. It will provide participants with knowledge on the principles of physical treatment processes such as sedimentation, flotation, etc. Participants will be able to perform simple design calculations and apply the physical treatment processes for industrial wastewater treatment.

Who Should Attend

Participants who are keen to learn about industrial wastewater physical treatment technology.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:


  1. Explain the use of different flow measuring instruments.

  2. Apply screen processes to water treatment.

  3. Explain the benefits of flow equalization

  4. Explain the types of mixing in water treatment.

  5. Apply solids removal processes such as sedimentation, flotation and filtration to water treatment.

  6. Apply gas transfer processes to water treatment.



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.

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Course Contact

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  • 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 109

    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.