Waste Water Treatment in Oil Fields & Petrochemical Plants

Code : O013
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Why Attend This Training Course?
Wastewater engineering is not usually its own degree course but a specialization from degrees such as oil and gas, civil, environmental or chemical engineering. Wastewater engineering deals with the transportation and cleaning of black water, greywater, and irrigation water. Wastewater treatment and water reclamation are areas of concern in this field. The comprehensive training course includes different modules like fundamentals and concepts of effluents, construction, installation, commissioning and troubleshooting of drinking water, sewage and effluent treatment plants. 

What Is The Training Course Methodology?
This training course methodology depends on enabling participants to interact and exchange experiences, explore their competencies and achieve their career aspirations, using forward-thinking training arts, such as theoretical lectures and/or open discussion to exchange opinions and experiences, scenarios, innovative thinking brainstorming. Participants will receive an agenda including training material as a reference, in addition to some extra notes and booklets. 

Who Should Attend This Training Course?
The course is designed for Engineers, Technicians, Managers, Chemists, & who is interested in environmental studies.

What Are The Training Course Objectives?
Production of wastewater has been a growing field problem in refineries & chemical plants. Appropriate treatment of this water is necessary before its disposal or reuse. This course addresses the basic principles & design aspects of the various techniques & installations used for this purpose. New advances & practical experiences will be provided. 

What Is The Training Course Curriculum?
  • Definition of pollution-effects    
  • Sources of water pollution
  • Regulations
  • Local & international
  • Waste water collection
  • Stream segregation
  • Characterization
Treatment Methods
  • In-plant treatment
  • End of the line treatment
  • Physical methods
  • Chemical methods
  • Biological methods
Gravity Separation of Oil/Sedimentation of Solids
  • API separator                  
  • Drawbacks        
  • Improvements
  • Plate separator              
  • Parallel plates  
  • Titled plates
Gas Flotation
  • Included air flotation
  • Dissolved air flotation
  • Coagulation / flocculation
  • Hay filter              
  • Sand filter
Biological Treatment
  • Definitions, DO, BOD, COD sources
  • Stabilization basins          
  • Aerated lagoons
  • Activated sludge            
  • Trickling filter
  • Clarification/ filtration      
  • Adsorption      
  • Sterilization
Injection Water Quality
  • Water quality requirements
  • Factors affecting water quality-open & closed systems
  • Advances in waste water treatment
  • Case studies & example field applications
Course Details
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ACAD Professional Certificate - APC
ACAD Training & Consulting uses the power of its network to bring about positive, tangible change. We champion the training courses profession and the interests of individuals, engaged in that profession, for the benefit of all. ACAD Professional Certificates are designed for those who are enthusiastic to challenge themselves to reach the extra mile. Participants who fully attend an APC course and successfully pass the exam on the last training day, will receive an ACAD Professional Certificate (APC). APC are regionally recognized and can be esteemed when applying for more senior roles in Egypt and MENA region.

Exam Details:

Duration: 1 hour | Multiple Choice | Closed book | Pass mark: 65%

Course Schedule

04 - 08 Feb
10:00 AM To 3:00 PM
Cairo, Egypt
07 - 11 Jul
10:00 AM To 3:00 PM
Cairo, Egypt
20 - 24 Oct
10:00 AM To 3:00 PM
Cairo, Egypt

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