The course aims to provide a holistic approach of the water management practices in common tourism related operations. Trainees will familiarise themselves with the full water cycle in a tourism business from sourcing to usage, common misuse issues, best practices and eventually wastewater management. Course will also outline key sustainable tourism certification requirements.

Who Should Attend

  • Hotel Sustainability Coordinators
  • Quality Assurance
  • Heads of Maintenance
  • Heads of Housekeeping

Learning Outcome

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Implement monitoring techniques
  • Adopt problem solving approach and apply benchmarked best practices
  • Understand relevant audit criteria and ways they are assessed in sustainable tourism certification schemes
  • Develop skills to increase staff and guest involvement in relevant strategies

Course Outline

  • Sustainable Sourcing
  • Core uses
  • Key certification requirements
  • Common findings during audits
  • Best practices
  • Monitoring tools
  • Guest & staff awareness increase
  • Case study
  • Resources and technology
  • Grants and subsidies

Course Structure

Methodology: Online (Synchronous e-learning)


For online learning, please note the following learner’s requirements will apply to all participants:

  1. Participants must be equipped with a desktop computer/laptop, a functioning webcam and microphone as well as internet connectivity, in order to attend the online lesson (No sharing of desktop/laptop will be allowed).
  2. For the entire duration when the lesson session is ongoing, the participant’s face must be visible and his/her voice must be audible to the trainer. 

Please note the following hardware requirements for online learning:

  1. PC or Laptop (Minimum: Windows Vista 7 and higher OR macOS X 10.6)
  2. Supported web browser (Google Chrome)
  3. A stable internet connection
  4. A webcam either built-in in your laptop or external USB camera; the camera has to be turned on for the duration of the class
  5. A microphone – built-in or USB plug-in

Participants must attain at least 75% of attendance in order to be eligible for the written assessment.

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Achievement jointly awarded by SHATEC and Control Union.

Course Fees

Full Course Fee

S$ 400.00

7% GST

S$   28.00

Full Course Fee incl. GST

S$ 428.00

Payment Mode

The following payment modes are available:

  • Bank Transfer
  • PayNow
  • Credit Card
  • Internet Banking

Contact Details

Contact Number:
6415 3504 / 561 / 590

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