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Upcoming seminar for the month of September 2014

Date: 15 Sep 2014
Time: 3.15 – 5.30pm
Venue: Connect@WaterHub, Level 2 Auditorium
Title: Challenges in Development and Implementation of Reservoir Flood Risk Management Programmes
Speaker: Ms Sun Yan Evans
Technical Director and Practice Leader for Flood Risk Management, Mott MacDonald

Please see flyer for more details.

Current courses open for registration:

Management of Water and Environmental Services for Estate Managers

This 3-day course is jointly organized by PUB, BCA Academy and NEA’s Singapore Environment Institute. Targeted at estate managers, the course aims to provide an overview of the relevant local authorities’ regulatory requirements and guidelines. It will highlight the good management and maintenance practices for water, drainage and sewerage services, wet facilities and waste collection system. Water Efficiency Measures will also be covered.

Date: 8 to 10 Oct 2014
Duration: 3 days
Time: 9am to 5.30pm
Venue: BCA Academy

To register for the course, please click here.

WSQ Certified Used Water Treatment Operator

This programme aims to equip participants with a comprehensive skills competency and knowledge to operate a used water treatment facility and infrastructure effectively and efficiently. Target audience includes operators, technicians, supervisors, shift leaders and engineers involved in operating an used water treatment plant operations.

Programme Date: 18 Aug to 19 Nov 2014
Time: 9am to 5pm
Venue: Academy@WaterHub, 80 Toh Guan Road, Singapore 608575

Participants may choose to attend the full programme to attain the WSQ Full Certificate, or individual modules to obtain a Statement of Attainment for each module.

Modules Course fees
(before GST)
Course Dates
Operate Safely in Used Water Treatment Plant (16 hours*) $475 18, 21, 26 and 27 Aug 2014
Monitor and Operate Liquid Stream Facility in Used Water Treatment Plant (36 hours*) $960 25, 28 Aug, 1, 2, 4, 8 and 11 Sep 2014
Monitor and Operate Solid Stream and Odour Control Facilities in Used Water Treatment Plant (25 hours*) $870 9, 13, 16, 20 and 27 Oct 2014
Perform Sampling of Used Water (9 hours*) $470 5, 17 and 18 Sep 2014
Perform Basic Laboratory Tests for Used Water (18 hours*) $1,105 22, 23, 25, 30 Sep and 2 Oct 2014
Operate and Perform Minor Maintenance for Mechanical and Electrical Equipment in Used Water Treatment Plant (17 hours*) $620 10, 12, 18 and 19 Nov 2014
*Training and Assessment hours

For WDA Course Fee Funding and Absentee Payroll Funding, company (registered and incorporated in Singapore) is required to submit application and claims via Skills Connectat least 1 day before the course starts.

For registration or enquiries, please contact Ms Tay Kai Yun at or Mr Vickneswaran at

Last updated on 5 Sep 2014