Sustainable Sanitation Systems and Technology

Course Duration: 
2 Weeks
Agriculture, Resources & Environment
Tuition Fee: 
2 500.00 USD

​This course ​description ​is indicative, and only for reference ​purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course​,​ or require a customized course​ that is similar to this​, please note that ​fees start from USD ​25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 ​per participant.

​For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs ​of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.

Participants: Environmental planners, environmental engineers, sanitary engineers and technical staff of local government.
Course Brief: This course introduces knowledge on environmental friendly and sustainable waste treatment system and provides guideline for planning and design of appropriate environmental facilities for specific locality. Participants upgrade skills in determining factors influence design, construction and operation of the system. It also gives participants with broader perspectives to evaluate and decide on type of technological know how that suits best with problem context. Course content covers natural waste/wastewater treatment system, constructed wetland, decentralized/clustered wastewater treatment processes, appropriate composting, and ecological engineering and sanitation. Participants also join site visit program to constructed wetland system, composting plants, solid waste collection and treatment stations and community-based waste recycle projects.