All core units must be completed.
Implement and monitor the organisation's OHS policies, procedures and programs within the work group
Coordinate and monitor the application of environmental plans and procedures
Seven elective units must be completed.
The elective units must comprise at least three and up to seven elective units of competency drawn from the elective pool below.
The balance of units required to complete the qualification may be selected according to the following rules.
A maximum of two water industry specific elective units (coded NWP) may be drawn from the Certificate III level in this Training Package.
A maximum of three units may be drawn from this Training Package at Diploma level.
A maximum of three units may be drawn from another endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course at Certificate IV or Diploma levels.
Work safely in confined spaces
Investigate and plan the optimisation of potable water distribution systems
Apply principles of chemistry to water systems and processes
Investigate and plan the optimisation of granular media filtration processes
Investigate and plan the optimisation of dissolved air flotation processes
Investigate and plan the optimisation of sedimentation and clarification processes
Investigate and plan to optimise the operation of chemical addition processes
Coordinate and monitor asset construction and maintenance
Select treatment requirements for waterborne microorganisms
Investigate and plan the optimisation of activated sludge processes
Investigate and plan the optimisation of anaerobic treatment processes
Select strategies to control microbial impact on wastewater treatment processes
Coordinate and monitor surface water systems
Coordinate and monitor water storage catchment activities
Coordinate and monitor groundwater system usage
Coordinate and monitor bulkwater system operations
Coordinate and monitor river system usage
Install, operate and maintain hydrologic instruments and equipment
Collect, measure and process hydrometric stream discharge gauging
Coordinate and monitor the operation of irrigation delivery systems
Coordinate and monitor the operation of drainage systems
Coordinate and monitor the operation of wastewater collection systems
Coordinate, implement and report trade waste monitoring procedures
Evaluate, implement and monitor standard low-risk trade waste discharge approvals
Investigate, rectify and report on trade waste incidents
Contribute to the continuous improvement of quality systems
Supervise conduit inspection and reporting
Manage a civil works project
Prepare basic programs for programmable logic controllers
Facilitate SCADA systems in a manufacturing team or work area
Undertake sampling and testing of water
Develop work priorities
Implement operational plan