Completed Water Industry Essentials Courses

Wednesday, 17 November, 2010

The final two-day Australian Water Industry Essentials course for 2010 has beenĀ  staged in Brisbane.

The course, which attracted 16 people from a wide range of water-related industries, was led by Paul Harvey, who has wide experience with the Department of Water in South Australia, and Rod Lehmann, a water engineer from Queensland with experience in the planning and management of water and sewerage supply systems.Groundwater expert Colin Hazel and Barry Dennien, Chief Executive Officer of SEQ Water Grid, provided further presentations.

Among the issues covered was the impact on water resources of the controversial plan to extract coal seam gas.

The Australian Water Industry Essentials short course, offered in conjunction with the Australia Water Association, provides a comprehensive overview of water in Australia. It is suitable for new entrants to the water industry and professionals whose work includes water-related activities.