The National Water Training Package is the main training package used for onsite workers and is also relevant to many para-professional qualifications. The Package covers water and wastewater treatment, construction and maintenance, bulkwater supplies, hydrography, metering and other streams within the industry.
In December 2015, a new National Water Training package was endorsed. The following document provides a summary of the changes in the new package. No items found.
Following is a list of RTOs that confirmed that they would offer training in the National Water Training Package in Queensland and details of their offerings. This is intended as a guide only and all information including pricing will need to be checked with individual RTOs. Click on the web link underneath the RTO name for more detail.
|TAFE Qld - SkillsTech||Water Training Australia||Simmonds &Bristow|
|What qualifications from the National Water Package are offered?|
|Certificate II Water Industry Operations||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Certificate III Water Industry Operations||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Certificate III Water Industry Treatment||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Certificate III Irrigation||No||Yes||No|
|Certificate IV Water Industry Operations||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Certificate IV Water Industry Treatment||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Diploma Water Industry Operations||Yes||No||Yes|
|What specialisations from the Package is training provided in?|
|Bulk Water Management/Source||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Training delivery options|
|How is training delivered? (e.g. online, face to face, blended)||Customised training options available, including but not limited to online, distance, face to face, classroom.||Training is delivered face to face in conjunction with support from workplace subject matter experts. We prefer to train on-site so we can utilise the actual plant, equipment and organisational policies and procedures||S&B offer a wide range of delivery methods, including face-to-face, correspondence and a blended option. Face to face courses are offered in both Open Industry and Customised (at Client’s Site) delivery settings.
|Average prices **NB - these are approximates based on minimum number, will vary depending on individual needs, and funding source (if funding is available costs will be significantly less)|
|Certificate II||Please visit website or phone 1300 308 233 and ask for Business Development unit for current pricing.||$5500 (min of 8 participants)||Pricing is based on the delivery method chosen, whether the Work Readiness Assessment is conducted remotely or face to face at the client’s site.|
|Certificate III||As above||$6500 (min of 8 participants)|
|Certificate IV||As above||$7000 (min of 8 participants)|