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 (left column), b) recreational waters specialization (right column)

 

Module Title

Module 1

Introduction to water microbiology

Module 2

Waterborne infections and outbreaks

Module 3

A) Drinking  and bottled water – Risk Assessment- Water Safety Plan

B) Recreational waters and surface water bodies- The beach profiles

Module 4

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

B) Swimming pools and spa waters

Module 5

A) Inhaled  water – Legionnella spp and Mycobacteria

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

Module 6

Laboratory Accreditation – Water laboratory techniques by culture and molecular methods

Module 7

Geographic Information Systems  (GIS)  and water quality

Module 8

Laboratory practice (optional)- student evaluation – end of course student project

Final Test

 

Module

Title

The Course Instructors

Date

Module 1

Introduction to water microbiology

M. Arvanitidou-Vayona

 02/10/2017 – 15/10/2017

Module 2

Waterborne infections and outbreaks

M. Arvanitidou-Vayona

 16/10/2017 – 29/10/2017

Module 3A

Drinking and bottled water – Risk Assessment- Water Safety Plan

A. Vantarakis

30/10/2017 – 12/11/2017

Module 3B

Recreational waters and surface water bodies- The beach profiles

M.A. Efstratiou

 30/10/2017 – 12/11/2017

Module 4A

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

A. Vantarakis & G. Mandilara

13/11/2017 – 26/11/2017

Module 4B

Swimming pools and spa waters

A. Mavridou

13/11/2017 – 26/11/2017

Module 5A

Inhaled water – Legionnella spp and Mycobacteria

A. Mavridou

 27/11/2017 – 10/12/2017

Module 5B

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

M.A. Efstratiou

27/11/2017 – 10/12/2017

Module 6

Laboratory Accreditation – Water laboratory techniques by culture and molecular methods

A. Mavridou & A. Vantarakis

11/12/2017 – 24/12/2017

Module 7

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and water quality

D. Kitsiou

08/01/2018 – 21/01/2018

Module 8

Laboratory practice (optional)- student evaluation – end of course student project

A. Vantarakis

22-24/01/2018

Final test: 27/01/2018                                                         End of course student project: 04/02/2018