Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By Endorsed by "Quality Licence Scheme"
Guided Learning Hour 100 Guided Learning Hours (100)
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 8 Number of Modules 8
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What Will I Learn?

Learn about chlorine and gain insight into the history of chlorination
Understand basics of chlorine, chemistry of chlorination and the byproducts
Understand the latest approaches of water treatment processes
Understand about water disinfection methods and waterborne pathogens
Learn about the national drinking water regulations


The Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3 (USA Standards) course will prepare individuals with the skills, knowledge and competencies of understanding the modelling and simulation of water treatment process. The purpose of the course is to broaden the knowledge of water treatment practices and processes. The course will look at the latest advances of water treatment technologies, bacteriological monitoring and enhanced coagulation.

The course will introduce learners to safe water drinking act and give individuals an overview of water treatment process control.

The Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3 course will provide in-depth knowledge of how drinking water is treated before distribution. The course will look at water treatment processes with a focus on future technologies. Individuals following the course will gain a comprehensive understanding of the process control, the fundamental principles and legislative framework to further their career in water treatment.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why Choose Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • Sanitary Engineers
  • Environmental Engineers
  • Professionals employed in jobs related to water treatment processes
  • Water Treatment Operators
  • Environmental Scientists
  • Anyone wanting to learn about water treatment works
  • Entry requirements
  • Access Duration
  • Method of assessment
  • Certification
  • Endorsed by
  • Progression and Career Path
  • Other benefits
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

In order to complete the Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3 successfully , all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

While the submission of your assignment is compulsory for you to get your Quality Licence Scheme certification, you can also receive another CPD & iAP, free e-certificate if you take a 20 multiple choice exam.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04894

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once you successfully completed Diploma in Water Treatment Process Control at QLS Level 3, you will gain knowledge and skills that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this completion you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner is given below.

  • Water Treatment Operator -£23,413 per annum
  • Environmental Scientist - £26,720 per annum
  • Environmental Engineer - £30,070 per annum
  • Certified Water Operator
  • Resources Operator
Other jobs you can get
  • Water Operator
  • Environmental Health and Safety Manager
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for TOTUM discount card

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

01. National Drinking Water Regulations
National Drinking Water Regulations
02. SDWA Water Quality Information and MCLs
SDWA Water Quality Information and MCLs
03. National Primary Drinking Water Regulations
National Primary Drinking Water Regulations
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief
☑ Submit Your Assignment
04. Bacteriological Monitoring Section
Bacteriological Monitoring Section
05. Definition of Enhanced Coagulation
Definition of Enhanced Coagulation
06. Overview of Water Treatment
Overview of Water Treatment
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief
☑ Submit Your Assignment
07. Water Quality Analysis
Water Quality Analysis
08. Total Organic Carbon in Water
Total Organic Carbon in Water
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief
☑ Submit Your Assignment
Exam Quiz

Students feedback


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    February 11, 2019

    I was able to understand my job roles and responsibilities better after learning this course. Great course.



    January 25, 2019
    Good Course

    Learnt all the relevant aspects about water disinfection methods and waterborne pathogens which are important to all. Good course overall.



    January 18, 2019
    Very Good Learning Experience

    A course which was very intricate and well laid out. I liked the systematic manner in which things were done. Overall, it was a very good learning experience.

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    Nick Andrew

    January 14, 2019
    A Well Presented Course

    A well-presented course. I actually felt that I had achieved something at the end of this course.

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