Course Description

On-Site Wastewater Treatment & Disposal

Institute of Technology Carlow

The aim of this module is to ensure students are fully informed of the requirements in the EPA code of practice and to be capable of implementing these requirements in the field. They will be capable of establishing the suitability of any site for a treatment system, design solutions for difficult sites and oversee the installation of a system in accordance with the design requirements. The learner will be able to apply the principles microbiology, hydrogeology and hydrology to ensure systems are designed to effectively protect the environment.

They will bring a level of professionalism to this industry that is currently experiencing a higher level of regulation in an attempt to ensure septic systems can function without causing an unacceptable environmental risk.

Carlow Town, Carlow, Ireland
Course Code CW SRWWT S
College Name Institute of Technology Carlow
Course Category Environmental Science, Science & the Built Environment
Course Qualification Level 1 Certificate
Course Location Carlow Town, Carlow, Ireland
Course Fee 800
Course Duration 24 weeks
Course Times 1 night per week 7.00pm - 10.00pm.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
For information about Institute of Technology Carlow, please visit our college page on by clicking here.

Course Provider

Make Enquiry

Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to Institute of Technology Carlow.
Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions & Cookie Information and agree to join the community.


Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Visit Website