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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
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- DurationFour days
- LocationCranfield campus
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.
- 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,
- Water quality sampling and analysis; practicals/demonstration of selected, basic measurements/methods.
Upgrade to a professional qualification
Cranfield credits are available for this short course which you can put towards selected Cranfield degrees. Find out more about short course credit points.
Accommodation options and prices
This is a non-residential course. If you would like to book accommodation on campus, please contact Mitchell Hall or Cranfield Management Development Centre directly. Further information regarding our accommodation on campus can be found here.
Alternatively you may wish to make your own arrangements at a nearby hotel.
Location and travel
Cranfield University is situated in Bedfordshire close to the border with Buckinghamshire. The University is located almost midway between the towns of Bedford and Milton Keynes and is conveniently situated between junctions 13 and 14 of the M1.
London Luton, Stansted and Heathrow airports are 30, 90 and 90 minutes respectively by car, offering superb connections to and from just about anywhere in the world.
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