Metrowater, as a part of capacity building exercise had established its Staff Training Centre during the year 1982, and is situated at No.56, Raji Street, Ayanavaram, Chennai - 23 (adjoining the Kilpauk Water Treatment Plant) under the control of Engineering Director and headed by the Director in the cadre of Superintending Engineer.
To enhance the skillsets of the employees to meet the present and future challenges in their works.
Enhancing the skillsets of the employees and keeping them updated on technology advancements which will increase the efficiency of the organization and boost the employees own satisfaction.
Accords permission to students and faculty members of Educational Institutions / Universities for Field Visit and In-plant training, Data/Sample Collection for their academic purpose.
Departmental exams are being conducted every year to the staff which is mandatory for promotion to the various categories of posts.
Preparing and updating handbooks for engineers of various departments in the Board.
Air conditioned Class Rooms - 2 Nos. with 30 Nos. of seating capacity each
Computer Lab - 1 No. with 24 Nos. of Computers
Meeting Hall - 1 No. with 75 Nos. seating capacity
Library with a collection of about 2900 books covering Engineering. Technology, Management, Training, Finance disciplines and Computers as well as Operational manuals, specifications and ISI code are available.
Administrative office including Dining Hall.
Work shop I & II, Laboratory and Research lab.
Hostel with 3 rooms of single bed & 5 rooms of double beds with A.C, Television facilities and Dining Hall
Metrowater Training Centre is presently conducting 41 In-house training programmes under the following 7 modules for the Board’s staff:
Operation & Maintenance Module
Water Quality Module
Water Supply and Sewage Disposal Module
Project Management Module
Human Resource Development Module
Financial Management Module
Information Technology Module
Besides conducting training programmes for the staff of Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, the following five CPHEEO sponsored Refresher Courses are being conducted every year during the period from November to February for Public Health Engineers across India.
Sewage Works Supervisors
Care and Use of Chlorinators
Laying of Water Mains and Sewer Lines
Permission is accorded for students of Educational Institutions / Universities who wish to attend In-plant training & Data / Sample collection for their project purpose at any of the following Board’s Treatment Plants or Administrative / Finance / Technical wings at Head Office on payment of Rs.200/- + 18% GST per head / plant / day.
Payment may be made either through Demand Draft payable at Chennai in favour of "Resource Centre. CMWSSB" or cash payment vide Current Account No.8439201000239 in any branches of Canara Bank and the original receipt of the same along with the Bonafide Certificate from the Institution is to be submitted in person at Training Centre, Ayanavaram.