The Basic Wastewater Operations course provides participants with an introduction to wastewater collection and treatment along with a brief review of the water cycle. The course covers sources and pretreatment of domestic waste as well as characteristics of wastewater. Experienced trainers guide the class through best practices and related standards utilizing classroom discussion and cover all associated laws specific to wastewater.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsCalculations+Wastewater treatment goals +The operator and the law +Characteristics of wastewater +Pretreatment of domestic waste +The collection system +Preliminary treatment and flow measurement +Sedimentation +Activated sludge processes +Fixed film treatment processes +Stabilization ponds +Sludge processing +Disinfection +Safety
- New employees of a wastewater system
- Wastewater Operators
- Class D licensed operators seeking renewal credit
Government Programs, Certifications and AccreditationsPost 9/11 GI Bill Benefits® For information contact Veteranservices@teex.tamu.edu or call (877) 833-9638
Continuing Education & Professional Credits2 CEUs
ACE+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators