Professional license – Maintenance and technology: organization of maintenance

Domain: Sciences, technologies and health in tropical environments

Course: Operation and maintenance of water treatment and production facilities

ECTS credits


level of studies
at the end of training

Baccalaureate + 3

Teaching locations

Saint-Pierre – Terre-Sainte campus

Type of training : Bachelor's degree

Training regime: Continuing Education

Training summary

The training is open to work-study programs with a specialty in the multi-technological fields of water, mechanics and electricity. The specificity of this training is to integrate a very wide diversity of disciplines (mechanics, electricity, maintenance, automation, hydraulics, chemistry, microbiology, etc.) to meet the needs of the same profession: operator and maintainer. water treatment and transfer unit.
It is also dedicated to protecting the environment.

Training aims

The training aims to train young graduates who are versatile and directly operational in all water treatment sectors.

Advantages of the training

The training is professional and allows direct integration into the workplace.

It benefits from numerous partnerships such as: University of Limoges (IUT du Limousin, FST, ULCommunities), University of Mascareignes, Higher Institute of Technology of Antsiranana, International Water Office, SCAC France in Mauritius, Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie ( AUF), International Conference on French-speaking Engineer and Technician Training (CITEF), IUT-en-Ligne (ADIUT)...

It is supported by: CISE, RUNEO, DOMEAU, Office de l’eau…

It also draws on the expertise of the PIMENT Research Laboratory (Physics and Mathematical Engineering for Energy and the Environment) on the treatment and recovery of waste.

Targeted skills

  • Participate in the design, installation, commissioning, maintenance and development of water treatment systems

  • Participate in the organization and management of a maintenance team

  • Choose and manage a maintenance policy adapted to technical-economic constraints

  • Organize and participate in preventive and corrective interventions

  • Implement maintenance documentation and software

Sheet of the National Directory of Professional Certifications (RNCP)

Summary of lessons by course

Environment and treatment:

  • Environmental Law

  • Maintenance and process management

  • Environmental management

  • Risks and safety

  • Microbiology

  • General Chemistry

  • Chemistry in solution, quality and use of water, processes and treatment of water, air and sludge.


Sludge recovery:

  • agronomic valorization of by-products and organic waste

Maintenance and project management:

  • Electricity

  • Electronics

  • Mechanics

  • Fluid mechanics of water networks


Mandatory internship

Specific devices

Not concerned

Conditions of access to training

On file, baccalaureate + 2 or equivalent

Continuing Studies

The LP is a national higher education diploma which confers on its holder the degree of license and pursues a priority objective of professional integration.

Career opportunities

  • Responsible for maintaining a processing or production unit

  • Operator of a processing or production unit

  • Technical manager for starting up a station

  • Assistant technical at water production and treatment plants

  • Sanitation network manager

  • Drinking water station manager

MORAU Dominique
Top of page