Training modules

Note: Modules 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 are offered for both specializations. Modules 3, 4, 5 are specialized according to a) drinking water specialization , b) recreational waters specialization. 

Module

Drinking Water

Recreational Water

Dates

 

Introductory Week

01/10/2018-07/10/2018

Module 1

Introduction to water microbiology

 

Course Instructor: M.A. Efstratiou

08/10/2018-21/10/2018

Module 2

Waterborne infections and outbreaks

 

Course Instructor: A. Vantarakis

22/10/2018-04/11/2018

Module 3Α-3Β

Drinking and bottled water – Risk Assessment- Water Safety Plan

 

Course Instructor: A. Vantarakis

Recreational waters and surface water bodies- The beach profiles

 

Course Instructor: M.A. Efstratiou

05/11/2018-18/11/2018

Module 4Α-4Β

Sewage quality, disposal & reuse. Water quality in the industry. ISO 22000

 

Course Instructors: M.A. Efstratiou & A. Mavridou

Swimming pools and spa waters

 

Course Instructor: A. Mavridou

19/11/2018-02/12/2018

Module 5Α-5Β

Inhaled water – Legionnella spp and Mycobacteria

 

 

Course Instructor: A. Mavridou

Extreme events affecting the water environment. Sustainability of Water Quality and Ecology

 

Course Instructor: Μ.Α. Ευστρατίου

03/12/2018-16/12/2018

Module 6

Laboratory Accreditation – Water laboratory techniques by culture and molecular methods

 

Course Instructors: A. Mavridou & A. Vantarakis

17/12/2019-13/01/2019

Module 7

Laboratory practice (optional)

Α. Vantarakis

TBA

Final test: 26/01/2019

End of course student project: 31/01/2019