NWP40515 Certificate IV in Water Industry Operations

Qualification Description

This qualification allows for the attainment of general competencies in water industry operations or specialisation in networks, source and irrigation.

Core Units

NWPGEN002  Ensure compliance with water industry guidelines, standards and legislation

NWPGEN005  Coordinate and monitor the application of environmental plans and procedures

Group A: Work health and safety

BSBWHS403  Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes

BSBWHS404  Contribute to WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

Group B: Sampling and testing

NWPGEN009   Perform complex testing

NWPSOU001  Respond to blue-green algae outbreaks

AHCLPW306A   Undertake sampling and testing of water

Group C: Networks

NWPNET002   Prepare and restore work site

NWPNET005   Optimise network systems

NWPNET017  Supervise and report on conduit inspections

NWPNET025   Coordinate and manage maintenance and repair of network assets

NWPNET033   Coordinate and monitor water asset construction

NWPGEN015   Develop an operation plan

NWPIRR033  Coordinate and monitor the operation of irrigation delivery systems

BSBWOR404  Develop work priorities

Group D: Source

NWPSOU014  Develop and implement catchment operations plans

NWPSOU026   Implement dam safety plans

NWPSOU030  Inspect and report river performance

NWPSOU041  Coordinate and monitor bulkwater system operations

NWPSOU053  Coordinate and monitor groundwater system usage

BSBMGT402  Implement operational plan


BSBSMB407  Manage a small team

Group E: Hydrography

These units are not offered

Group F: Irrigation

NWPIRR033  Coordinate and monitor the operation of irrigation delivery systems

NWPIRR034  Coordinate and monitor surface water systems

NWPNET033   Coordinate and monitor water asset construction

NWPSOU030  Inspect and report river performance

NWPSOU041  Coordinate and monitor bulkwater system operations

NWPSOU054  Monitor and operate pump stations

Group G: Trade waste

These units are not offered

Group H: General elective units

NWPGEN010   Contribute to continuous improvement of quality systems

NWPGEN013   Apply principles of chemistry to water systems and processes

NWPTRT051  Assess and improve treatment for pathogen removal

BSBLDR403  Lead team effectiveness

BSBMGT402  Implement operational plan

BSBSMB407  Manage a small team

BSBWOR404  Develop work priorities