WMSoc Training Courses - Evaporative Cooling Water Chemistry Advanced - W256


City & Guilds accredited

ONE-DAY COURSE:  9.15am - 5pm

Lunch and refreshments provided

Printed delegate materials provided



This is an advanced evaporative cooling water chemistry course for people who should have ideally attended the foundation Evaporative Cooling Water Chemistry Course W255. They should have a significant understanding of how evaporative cooling towers operate and an understanding of the requirements of a water treatment programme. They should be comfortable carrying out chemical monitoring tasks connected with evaporative cooling systems. This course will provide a revision of the operation and treatment requirements and develop and expand these topics, to further enhance your knowledge and understanding.



If you need to gain knowledge of the fundamentals of water chemistry, treatment chemistry, basic calculations and water economics you should attend W255 Evaoprative Cooling Water Chemistry Foundation before attending this course.

Delegates are asked to bring 2 recently completed cooling tower or evaporative condenser service reports (client details removed). These will form the basis of a group discussion during the training.



To give information on:

  • The design and control of water treatment programmes for open cooling water systems (including evaporative condensers)
  • How to improve the quality of the service report for the benefit of customer and supplier alike 



  • Legislation and Guidance review
  • Cooling tower design review
  • Cooling water system problems - group discussion
  • Supply water issues
  • Chemical & physical solutions
  • Information you need before taking responsibility for cooling tower service provision - workshop
  • Understanding the water indices
  • Understanding / enhancing you service reports - group activity



60 minute written exam with 70% pass mark. A resit is possible for anyone failing the exam for an additional fee.

6 CPD points awarded.

Electronic certificates will be sent directly to successful candidates to the email address we hold on file. 

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This course was previously listed as W022 Cooling Water Advanced Level.


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06/11/2024 £420.00 £548.33 BOOK EVENT

Venue Details:

The Water Management Society,
Water House, 5/6 Fairway Court,
Amber Close,
B77 4RP,
United Kingdom

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