SWI gave both theoretical and hands-on training on point recharging of wells to 30 participants of Koratty panchayat. They were grouped into a “Water Brigade” by the panchayat. These trainees are capable of disseminating the idea of roof top rainwater harvesting to the interested persons in the panchayat.
Professor M. Madhavan, Principal addressing the trainees from Koratty panchayat at SSET
SWI provided training on water quality analysis to 15 women selected by the panchayat. These women are now in a position to analyze six basic drinking water quality parameters. They are expected to carry out the analysis of water from the drinking water sources within the panchayat at periodic intervals.
Training on water quality analysis at Koratty Panchayat
SWI and Environmental Engineeirng in association with Cochin Municipal Corporation organized a two day training programme on Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) for small project during 21- 22 February, 2014 at SCMS Cochin School of Business, first of its kind in the state. A total of 74 participants from various section of the society including charted accountants, high court advocates, university professors, NGOs, students etc participated in this event. The training covered assessment of positive and negative environmental impacts of every developmental projects and formulation of technically and economically feasible mitigation measures. A systematic training module for conducting EIA was developed by SWI and EE. This training module is in the process of getting published as a standard manual for conducting EIA of small projects.
Mayor of Cochin Corporation Mr. Tony Chammany inaugurating the EIA Training programme at SCMS Campus
SCMS Water Institute in association with SCMS School of Business conducted a two day National Workshop on Water Management and Audit in our main campus on 25-26 February, 2015. This event was supported under " Building Capacities for Consultancy Development & Knowledge Management with Partner Institution(KMPI)" Programme of Consultancy Development Centre (CDC), DSIR, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India
Inaugural Speech by Shri T. P. Sreenivasan IFS during National Workshop on Water Mangement and Audit organized by SWI