The Water Utilities Safety course provides students with important information specific to confined spaces, proper personal protective equipment, and biological and chemical safety issues. Additionally, participants are guided through proper procedures associated with excavating and trenching, electrical safety, work site protection, safe vehicle operation, first aid safety tips, and best practices associated with a successful safety program.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsChemical Safety and the Right to Know Law +Confined-Space Safety +Driving Safely +Electrical Safety +Excavating, Trenching, Backhoe, and Loader Safety +Fire Safety and Emergencies +First Aid: When Seconds Count +Infection and Infectious Diseases +Laboratory Safety +Personal Protective Equipment +Safety Programs
- Water/wastewater industry professionals
- Supervisors in a water or wastewater utility
- Managers in a water or wastewater utility
- Water utilities field operations superintendent
- Field coordinator
- Field utility specialists
Government Programs, Certifications and AccreditationsPost 9/11 GI Bill Benefits® For information contact (877) 833-9638
Continuing Education & Professional Credits2 CEUs
ACE+TCEQ licensed water operators+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators+TCEQ On-site Sewage Facility (OSSF) License