Design of Used Water Treatment Plant & Processes

Design of Used Water Treatment Plant & Processes

Date: 7 - 9 June 2021
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: WaterHub

7 – 9 June 2021 | Singapore

This course is fully taken up by PUB, Singapore National Water Agency


The objective of this course is to equip water professionals with a comprehensive overall view of technical considerations and design on used water treatment, reuse and resource recovery.  This course introduces the practical considerations, theories, design approaches and calculations.  Participants will learn how to work out basic used water treatment processes and plant sizing.

Who Should Attend

This course will be useful to new design engineers, new and experienced water executives, professionals or managers who are responsible for managing used water systems.  Participants should have at least 2 years’ experience in used water processes.

About the Trainer:

Dr. Ng How Yong is a Provost’s Chair Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. He is also the Director of NUS Environmental Research Institute and the Director of the Sembcorp-NUS Corporate Laboratory.

Course Topics

Topic 1 Design considerations for basic treatment requirements
Topic 2 General design concepts
Topic 3 Introduction to microbiology, biochemistry and biokinetics
Topic 4 Overall design considerations
Topic 5 Liquid treatment process units
Topic 6 Residuals Management and Treatment 
Topic 7 Process Control and Monitoring

Topic 8 Group Activity & Presentations

 Course Programme


7 to 9 June 2021


3 Days


9.00am – 5.00pm


SgWA, PUB WaterHub


Course Fee (excluding GST)

SWA Member


Full course fee

SGD 1,250.00

SGD 1,380.00

E2i course fee subsidy*

SGD   -360.00

SGD   -360.00

Total nett course fee

SGD    890.00

SGD 1,020.00


Award of Certificate & PEB Programme

  1. A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance.
  2. This course is qualified for 15 PDUs by PEB.

For further enquiries, please feel free to contact Cecilia Tan at 91778477 or email

Trainer Profile (Dr Ng HY)