The basics of desalination Course

28 - The basics of desalination

This course will provide you with an understanding of how desalination systems work, why commissioning pays off and how to turn brine into pure energy.

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Course overview

Modules: 3
Completion time
Completion time: 20 minutes
Difficulty level
Difficulty level: Advanced

Course overview


Introduction to desalination systems

Understand how a desalination system works and what part pumps play in the process


The five steps of commissioning

Find out how a thorough commissioning ensures reliable operation and increases efficiency in desalination systems


How to energy-optimise a desalination system

Learn how to turn reject brine into pure energy with energy recovery devices

Test your knowledge

Answer a few questions to test what you've learned