NWP40615 Certificate IV in Water Industry Treatment

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Course description

Get qualified for one of the 10,000 water treatment job openings expected in the next 5 years with the Certificate IV in Water Industry Treatment (NWP40615). This nationally recognised training course prepares you for supervisory roles at wastewater and drinking water treatment plants in Australia. The course covers all facets of water industry compliance and safety and delivers a mix of administrative, leadership, and operational skills. Choose electives that teach you how to carry out various water treatments (e.g. desalination, sedimentation, chemical dosing, pathogen removal).

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

24 months

Online or Distance


Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the NWP40615 Certificate IV in Water Industry Treatment. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the NWP40615 Certificate IV in Water Industry Treatment such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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TAFE Queensland
On Campus