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BAY OF PLENTY REGIONAL COUNCIL TOI MOANA

OSET system design training

Every On-site Effluent Treatment System must be designed by a Suitably Qualified and Experienced Person (SQEP).  To become a SQEP you must attend an approved training course.  The training course incorporates the following unit standards.

Table 1: OSW Unit Standards

ID

Title

Level

Credit

25124

Demonstrate knowledge of domestic wastewater treatment processes

4

15

25125

Describe domestic wastewater land application systems, and their selection, for site and soil characteristics

5

8

25126

Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulics and pump types and fittings for on-site domestic wastewater treatment systems

4

6

25127

Carry out a site and soil evaluation for an on-site domestic wastewater system

6

12

25128

Design an on-site domestic wastewater system, and describe regulatory requirements

6

16

25129

Describe package treatment, and wastewater land application systems

4

4

(NZQA; 2013)

We have contracted NZWeta to deliver this course.  You can register your interest by visiting their website.

Choose “Wastewater” and then scroll down to “On-site Wastewater Training”.  The first half of this course will be delivered during late March 2014.  Some designers may already be qualified to undertake this work.  If you think you are already qualified and want to use the “Recognition of Prior Learning RPL” process, contact NZWeta on the website above.