Training Modules

Our market-leading technical excellence training modules are delivered via online and classroom-based courses. They cover a range of technical areas, soft skills and mentoring which develop your skills and expertise.

Classroom-based learning
Online Courses
Professional Development Schemes

Fast Track to Chartership

The C.WEM qualification is the ultimate demonstration of your skills and technical excellence in the field of water and environmental management.

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Introduction to the UK Water Industry

Designed for those who are new to or have recently moved to a position within the water sector in the UK.

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Potable Water Treatment

Reviews the demand for potable water and the nature and characteristics of available water sources.

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Anaerobic Digestion

A practical introduction to anaerobic digestion (AD) covering the process principle and operation.

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Calculations of Loadings and Concentrations

An introduction to some of the more common concepts in measurement and calculation in Wastewater Treatment.

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Municipal Waste Water Treatment

For individuals who seek a greater knowledge and understanding of the wastewater treatment processes.

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Disinfection of Water and Wastewater

An introduction to the need for disinfecting drinking water followed by a brief examination of water borne diseases.

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Constructed Wetlands for Pollution Control

Evaluating the use of constructed wetlands (CW) in the treatment of municipal and industrial wastewaters.

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Sludge Treatment and Management

Examines the characteristics of industrial and municipal sewage sludges and the options for treatment and reuse.

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Root Cause Analysis

Specifically designed to help you solve everything from everyday practical problems through to tough and recurring systemic issues.

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Mentor Training

Focuses on the core skills, behaviours and techniques needed to be a mentor of the highest professional standard.

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A CIWEM Accredited Professional Development Scheme ensures a streamlined route for companies to their employees provide a structured, quality assured route towards Professional Recognition.

Benefits of a CIWEM Accredited Professional Development Scheme:

  • Enhances your reputation as an employer and aids the recruitment of graduates and Water Environment professionals.
  • Provides a structured, streamlined route for the development of staff towards our 4 Chartered statuses.
  • Develops staff through a structured training scheme which enables employees to realise their full potential.

For more information about how to get your company scheme accredited or how to join one of the schemes, please call 0207 831 3110 or email

CIWEM Accreditations

CIWEM accredits training programmes that align with the professional interests of its members and prospective members. Programmes can consist of anything from online training courses to conferences. For more information please contact

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Become a member

Whether you are studying, actively looking to progress your career, or already extensively experienced, our membership will add value and recognition to your achievements. We can actively help you progress throughout your career.

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We organise a portfolio of UK and international thought leading events, providing an industry-recognised forum for debate, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and sector networking.

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