This course will introduce you to the basic principles of wastewater treatment, the options available for low energy wastewater treatment, and provide an overview of resource recovery from the perspective of sanitation with examples provided from the LMIC context. 

At a glance

  • Dates
    • 21 May 2024
    • 26 Jun 2024
  • DurationHalf day (09:00 am - 12:30 pm)
  • LocationOnline
  • Cost£185 Concessions available

Course structure

This short course is delivered via an online lecture session.

What you will learn

What you will learn:

  • Evaluate simple methods of wastewater treatment and how these are being applied to treating conventional waterborne sewage as well as in faecal sludge management,
  • Assess how different treatment technologies might be applicable in different contexts.

Core content

  • Introduction to Wastewater Treatment,
  • Low Energy Wastewater Treatment,
  • Resource Recovery from WS&S Technologies – Nutrients & Water,
  • Resource Recovery from Sanitation.

Who should attend

This training is suitable for engineers, scientists, programme managers, development workers and other professionals that want to obtain or increase knowledge on applied aspects of wastewater treatment and resource recovery.


20% Cranfield alumni 
10% On multiple bookings when booking 3 or more delegates at one time

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