Water Operations

Certificate II

National Code: NWP20107

Course information

This qualification has been replaced by a new version across Australia. The new version will shortly become available at North Coast TAFE. If you have any questions about this please contact us.

About the course

Course Number: NWP20107-01V03

Do you want to start a career in the water industry? Our Certificate II in Water Operations qualification targets new operators entering the industry, who are looking to establish a career through building a base of technical and industry skills by working in diverse roles and environments. Potential career options include becoming a process operator in the water or wastewater industry, or a technician in drainage, sewerage and stormwater.

This course will provide knowledge and skills to prepare you to perform in a range of varied activities in the various sectors of the water industry. Emphasis is placed on providing practical methods for achieving environmental sustainability by the monitoring, testing and control of water assets.

Students will receive credit for all Certificate II level competency units completed under the Certificate I in Water Sustainability.

Work Placement
To meet the plumbing industry standards, NC TAFE delivers all training and assessment leading to recognition of skills in a real world place and closely simulated workplace environments.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian traineeship pathway. 

TAFE to Uni Pathway
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  • Entry requirements

  • Future study pathways

  • Career opportunities

  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.

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