An Introduction to the Framework for Management of Drinking Water Quality

An Introduction to the Framework for Management of Drinking Water Quality

$330.00 GST included

In this 2 hour online course, you’ll gain an understanding of:

  • the guiding principles of the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines
  • the Framework’s ‘Element by Element’ requirements
  • the practical approaches to comply with Element requirements
  • the risks in running a drinking water system
  • drinking water quality risk management being ‘everyone’s business’ – not just the water quality team

Who is this course designed for?

  • Executive managers
  • High level team leaders
  • Operators
  • Health and resource regulators
  • Also of interest to C-suite managers

ISO 31000: 5.2, 5.3, 5.4.1-5.4.4, 5.5

Time: approx. 2 hours


ABOUT THIS COURSE

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the guiding principles of the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.
  • Understanding of Framework 'Element by Element' requirements.
  • Understanding of practical approaches to comply with Element requirements.
  • Understanding of the risks in running a drinking water system.
  • Understanding that drinking water quality risk management is 'everyone's business' - not just the water quality team.

Author and Presenter
This course has been developed by Dr Annette Davison, 'The Water Risk Doctor' and winner of the 2021 AWA Water Professional of the Year award.

Annette is a microbiologist and a paralegal with over 30 years of experience in the water, environment and microbiology industries. Annette founded and is a principal of risk management company, Risk Edge Pty Ltd, and is a co-founder of water quality monitoring and information company, D2K Information Pty Ltd. She has sat on many boards and committees, including the board of the Australian Water Association (AWA) (2003-05 and 2015-17), the WaterRA Special Advisory Committee, and OneWater Advocates.

Annette was a lead author and contributor to various state, national and international guidelines for drinking water management systems (DWMSs), including the World Health Organisation’s first Water Safety Plan Manual (2009) and the NSW Guidelines for DWMSs (2013). She was instrumental in achieving inclusion of risk management in the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines in 2004.

Awarded the AWA’s Nancy Millis Award in 2005 for recognition of her services to risk management, Annette was also honoured in 2012 as an AWA ‘NSW Legend of Water’. Most recently, Annette has been involved in developing and implementing water quality management systems for water utilities, and is increasingly dedicating more time to educating and training industry participants on the best practices of water cycle governance risk management.

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