WWW205 – 20.00 Hours
|Details||02/27/23 – 03/01/23||El Paso, TX||EU WWW205 148||$470.00||Register|
|Details||04/04/23 – 04/06/23||New Braunfels, TX||EU WWW205 149||$470.00||Register|
|Details||04/25/23 – 04/27/23||San Angelo, TX||EU WWW205 142||$470.00||Register|
|Details||06/06/23 – 06/08/23||Wichita Falls, TX||EU WWW205 145||$470.00||Register|
|Details||08/15/23 – 08/17/23||Rosenberg, TX||EU WWW205 144||$470.00||Register|
This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.
**PLEASE NOTE** This course has been approved by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to fulfill 20 credit hours in the following operator license area(s):
– Wastewater Operator License
– Water Operator License
The Identification of Microorganisms course provides students with information specific to the proper collection of samples. Once collected, utilizing microscopes provided by TEEX, students are provided basic training on proper operation and led through classification exercises for microorganisms, algae, and protozoa. All scenarios are designed to help participants better determine higher-level organisms and how each affects the biological treatment process.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Participant Must Provide
- a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.
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 100% 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.
Prior Training Courses or Knowledge
It is recommended, but not required, participants complete Surface Water Production I (WWW004) and Wastewater Treatment (WWW102) courses prior to registration.
- Introduction to Microorganism Identification
- Part I: The Microscope
- Part II: The Microscope
- Preparing Microscope Slides
- Identification Procedures
- Identification of Algae
- Identification of Protozoa
- Identification of Rotifers
- Microscopic Animals
This course is designed for water utility personnel.
Continuing Education And Professional Credits
- 20.00 hours – Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)