The Intermediate Wastewater Laboratory course utilizes the TEEX Mobile Training Lab to provide students with hands-on opportunities designed to help each properly apply Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) acceptable methods for the analysis of raw and effluent wastewaters. During this training, students are guided through the use of modern analytical instrumentation and apparatus while performing various sample analysis.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
TopicsSafety and Reviews+Quality Assurance/Quality Control+pH and Temperature+Chlorine+Dissolved Oxygen+BOD/CBOD+Solids (TSS/VSS)+Fecal Coliforms+Ammonia
This course is designed for treatment plant operators or laboratory technicians who are required to monitor effluent discharges under National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality permit.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTCEQ licensed wastewater operators