NWP30315 Certificate III in Water Industry Treatment UC

NWP30315 Certificate III in Water Industry Treatment

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Establish your career in the water industry with this entry-level course and become a drinking water or wastewater treatment plant operator.

Course Information

This qualification allows for the attainment of general competencies in water industry treatment or specialisation in drinking water or wastewater.

The general qualification reflects the skills required to conduct treatment for drinking water, wastewater and recycled water.

The drinking water specialisation covers skills required to monitor, operate and control treatment processes within a drinking water plant.

The wastewater specialisation covers skills required to monitor, operate and control treatment processes within a wastewater treatment plant.

Steps in furthering your career

Contact us today to register your interest

Receive your course specification information

Submit your enrolment/eligibility documentation

Start your training

Gain hands on work experience through practical training with our highly experienced trainer

Receive your Nationally Recognised Qualification on successful completion of this program

Outcomes

Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services. Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Drinking Water Plant Operator

Duration

This Apprenticeship* will take approximately one year during which you will be employed and paid while you train. A competency-based assessment may reduce the time required to qualify as long as trainee can show they have the skills to do the job. 

What is User Choice

The User Choice 2017-20 program provides a public funding contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Queensland apprentices and trainees.

The program aims to provide funding aligned to the skills needs of industry and respond to changing government priorities.

Apprenticeships and traineeships combine training with working in a real job, with a real boss, for a real wage. Apprentices and trainees work towards the completion of a nationally recognised qualification while learning valuable skills at work and under the guidance of a training organisation.

Who is eligible for User Choice?

To be eligible to receive a government contribution, the apprentice or trainee must:

 • have entered into a Training Contract for a qualification that is funded by the department

• be registered on DELTA with a commencement date 

Student Co-Contribution Fees

Student contribution fees are the non-government financial contribution to the cost of the training and assessment services provided by TLC. It may be paid on behalf of the student by their employer or a third party unrelated to the TLC. In some cases, though, TLC may provide either a partial or full exemption for a student in respect to the co-contribution fee.

Student contribution fees under the User Choice program are set at $1.60 per nominal hour for each unit of competency/module to be calculated at the commencement of the unit of competency/module. 

Our Training Providers

* These services are provided in partnership with The Learning Collaborative RTO Code # 32350. 

** This qualification is funded by Queensland Government under the User Choice Program.

For further information regarding eligibility, course information and student fees please refer to: www.tlc.training or contact us today!