Humanitarian Water Engineering - Online Intensive Course (Fall 2022)
The Humanitarian Water Engineering Intensive Course offers participants an opportunity to gain essential knowledge and skills on safe water supply in humanitarian emergencies. The course covers the theoretical fundamentals of, and practical considerations for, the design and operation of water supply systems in humanitarian response, including source water selection, water quality, water treatment, distribution and the safe water chain, and outbreak preparedness and response.
Over the course of twelve weeks in Fall 2022, participants will engage in a rich, multifaceted online learning experience consisting of curated readings, knowledge-testing quizzes, lectures from experienced engineering practitioners and faculty, and small group problem-based learning (PBL) activities guided by talented facilitators. A certificate will be offered to participants upon successful completion of the course.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Qualified candidates will be invited to register for the course. Enrolment is capped at 42 participants and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The last day to apply is August 31, 2022.