Certified Water Steward Training Programme

Irish Water is running a water stewardship training programme in partnership with the Lean & Green Skillnet and Central Solutions. The programme supports business customers with training on how to lower water consumption and reduce operating costs while also protecting the environment.

Qualification: Accredited by the European Water Stewardship (EWS) Standard
Duration: 6-8 weeks of self-paced learning (approximately)
Delivery: Online with Live Tutor and Webinars

Please note: The programme​’s structure has been revised in light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis to enable participants complete the training via online learning modules and live webinars.

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Programme Outline

Online Learning

  • Module 1 – Introduction to Water Stewardship
  • Module 2 – Water Mapping of your Business
  • Module 3 – Water Conservation & Quick Wins at your site
  • Module 4 – Developing a Strategy & Action Plan

Workshop WebinarsOnline mentoring and support workshops for the development of your water charter as well as providing peer to peer learning opportunities

Develop a Water Charter for your siteall participants will prepare a Water Charter for their facility. The charter will capture the business case for action, the site’s water map, water saving opportunities and an agreed action plan.  To achieve certification, participants will be expected to present this charter to senior management and get approval for implementation.

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Next Steps

If you are interested in participating in the Irish Water Certified Water Steward Workshop, please complete the form below.
Please note: places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis, subject to availability criteria.