Tank Cleaning and Disinfecting

is aimed on the importance of safety and  how to manage safety procedures in water storage tanks cleaning and disinfecting.


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Course Overview

This course consists of very simple techniques and procedures to train the worker. this course consists of the introduction and classification of water storage tanks, In the training we will also discuss materials and equipment which are using in water storage tank cleaning and disinfecting. as well as  on techniques and procedures, how to clean and disinfect the water storage tank. The training is aimed on why safety is important and  how to manage safety procedures in water storage tanks cleaning and disinfecting. The course will deliver the right materials and aware the workers according to high health standard they work easy and perfectly.

Learning Objectives


Learners will be able to understand when and why cleans and disinfection are undertaken and how they are to be carried out.


Learners will be able too know the importance of cleaning and disinfection in systems such as domestic hot and cold water systems.


Learners will understand importance of, and actual production of, a work based risk assessment prior to carrying out the work.


Learners will be instructed on how to calculate volumes of different shaped tanks, and amounts of different strength chemicals required for dosing and neutralization.


Learners will be able too understand and apply sampling, testing and the safe handling and disposal of chemicals.

Course Outline

Day One
  • Characteristics of potable water: Physical, Chemical and Biological
  • Importance of water for human health 
  • Water distribution systems 
  • Water contamination 
  • Types of water contaminants: Physical, Chemical and Biological
  • Effects of contaminated water on health
  • Factors that affect the formation & growth of contaminants
  • Protection of water against contaminants
  • Water distribution system standards
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Maintenance, cleaning and disinfection
  • How to use the flowchart and the forms
  • The procedure: Pre-assessment, Tank Cleaning, and Tank Disinfection

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for:

Any worker who may potentially need to clean tanks as described above, will need to have some form of competence training, depending on the level of work needed.

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