Water of good quality is necessary for domestic, environmental, industrial, recreational and agricultural uses.

For those working in water management, it is important to understand the rationale for and be practically competent in the sampling of water and the measurement and interpretation of water quality parameters.

At a glance

  • Dates
    • 08 May 2024
    • 15 May 2024
    • 22 May 2024
    • 29 May 2024
  • Duration12 hours over four 3 hour sessions
  • LocationOnline
  • Cost


    Concessions available

Course structure

This course is delivered via a mixture of online lectures, workshops and practical sessions.

What you will learn

On successful completion of this short course you will be able to evaluate water quality data and the monitoring strategies that generate them.

Core content

  • Water quality issues; acceptability for human consumption and aquatic life,
  • Water quality standards,
  • Water quality monitoring principles and strategies,
  • Sampling methods,
  • Quality assurance,
  • Data interpretation.


Dr Pablo Campo


You can book a single course or any combination of the courses offered in Water Management May in the same year, and benefit from discounts.

  • One course: £500
  • Two courses: (£450 per course)
  • Three+ courses: (£350 per course)

Read our Professional development (CPD) booking conditions.