Technical training for companies
The Aquafocus Corporate programmes explore specific subjects of professional interest in water and the environment in depth. Focused on specific training needs of short duration. The Aquafocus Corporate are taught in face-to-face or online format according to the subject matter.
Aquafocus for companies
These courses are only offered for training departments of companies from the water sector.
Technical managers and officers
Analyzes in depth information on drinking water networks for the sequential implementation of hydraulic efficiency measures in distribution networks, thanks to professionals with broad experience in the implementation of these methods, based on examples of real cases.Further information
Workshop on Introduction to the Circular Economy
The circular economy is the intersection of environmental and economic aspects. Our economy’s linear system (extraction, manufacture, use and disposal) has reached its limits. The depletion of a series of natural resources and of the fossil fuels is, indeed, beginning to be glimpsed.Further information
Introduction to Sustainable Development
Sustainable development is a concept defined in the 1987 Brundtland Report, prepared by various nations, and which refers to development which meets the needs of the present generation, without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.Further information
Drinking water treatment
Allows DWTP and WWTP operators and technicians to interpret and know the sequence of treatments used for drinking water production in the framework of the legislation in force. They will also learn to solve operational problems associated with handling equipment, electrical machinery and measurement and dosage for process control.Further information
Participants will identify the different wastewater treatment processes, the basic facilities used and the normal operating conditions, they will learn to adjust and operate mechanical and electrical equipment, and to measure different parameters to control the wastewater treatment process. They will also perform and control the operations of treatment, storage, recovery and removal of the waste and treatment by-products.Further information
Repair of drinking water and wastewater treatment plant mechanical and electrical equipment
Participants will be able to plan the corrective maintenance of equipment and pipes in accordance with the established protocols, and to repair simple breakdowns in mechanical and electrical equipment, pipes and tubes, preparing the maintenance reports established for DWTPs and WWTPs.Further information
Preventive maintenance of drinking water and wastewater treatment plant equipment and processes
Programme designed for drinking water and wastewater treatment plant operators and technicians which prepares them to apply the preventive maintenance plan and, by means of visual inspection, to detect operating anomalies in the DWTP and WWTP equipment.Further information
Corrective maintenance and repair of water distribution and sewerage networks
Enables sewerage and water supply network maintenance technicians to analyze the general operation of the networks in order to perform the repair and corrective maintenance operations appropriate for each situation.Further information
Safety in assembly and maintenance of water distribution networks
The programme allows participants to identify and assess occupational risks, to propose preventive and corrective measures and environmental protection requirements, and to analyze the aspects of the safety regulations related to action plans for possible emergencies.Further information
Assembly of water distribution networks
Perform the assembly, commissioning, operation and maintenance of water supply and distribution networks, and the installation and maintenance of sewerage networks, with the quality and safety required and complying with the regulations in force.Further information
These short online courses form part of the open programmes. Companies have scalable discounts in the registration depending on the number of participants who register.
To include the School of Water’s open programmes within your company’s training plan for two or more employees, consult the discounts with email@example.com.
They may also qualify for subsidies from the State Foundation for Employment Training (Tripartita Foundation), an organization which subsidizes companies which are committed to employee training through the application of discounts to Social Security contributions. For further information: https://www.fundae.es
Operation and Maintenance of Wastewater Treatment Plants
Acquire specific knowledge on the key aspects involved in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant under normal conditions, the operation under extraordinary and anomalous conditions, and the possibilities associated with reclamation based on the end uses of the water.Further information
Operation and Maintenance of Drinking Water Distribution Networks
You will obtain the theoretical, analytical and financial background essential for the correct management of the operation of a drinking water distribution network in relation to its operation, maintenance and conservation.Further information
Planning and Management of Water Resources
You will identify the characteristics of each resource depending on its origin, you will know the parameters applied to integrated management, detecting all those agents and actors involved, and you will learn to assess the impacts of each of them, with the aim of carrying out the correct hydrological planning of a basin.Further information