Sand Filters, Media Filters and Mound Systems for On-Site Wastewater Treatment 5-6 July 2021

Event Details

  • 05 Jul
    2021 - 06 Jul 2021
    Sand Filters, Media Filters and Mound Systems for On-Site Wastewater Treatment 5-6 July 2021 08:30am - 04:30pm Coffs Harbour NSW - venue TBA CPD Points: 12 2 day course commencing 5 July 2021

    Building SurveyorsEngineersPermit AuthoritiesPlumbers

Presented by : Centre for Environmental Training.

This two-day course covers the selection, design, sizing, construction and performance of a wide range of sand filters, media filters and mound systems for on-site wastewater and greywater management.
Sand filters, media filters, mound systems and amended soil systems are of growing popularity and in many cases offer attractive passive and low cost options for the treatment of wastewater in both domestic and commercial situations.

Technical sessions include:
 Wastewater treatment using sand filters
 Sand filter design principles
 Single pass intermittent sand filters
 Recirculating sand filters
 Media filters
 Fabric filters
 Mound systems
 Wisconsin mounds
 Amended soil systems
 Selection of media for sand filter construction
 Sourcing of media
 Nutrient removal processes
 Sizing of sand filters and mounds
 Design guidelines and standards
 Sand filters for greywater treatment
 Construction of sand filters
 Dosing systems; pumps, siphons and Flouts
 Land application of effluent
 Construction of mound systems
 Maintenance of sand filters and mounds
 Case studies of sand filters and mound systems
 Monitoring and performance data

Who should attend?
On-site Wastewater Consultants
Environmental/Engineering Consultants
Wastewater System Designers
Wastewater System Installers
Plumbers and Drainlayers
Environmental Health Officers
Health and Building Surveyors

Cost: $1,800.00 + $180.00 GST = Total $1,980.00

10% discount for two or more registrations from the same organisation.

Further information and Registration