The Groundwater Production course introduces participants to the origins and sources of groundwater, its physical and chemical characteristics as well as treatment protocols. In addition to these topics, students will discuss considerations for well location, construction issues, and factors related to spring-fed systems versus aquifers.
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 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.
TopicsIntroduction to Groundwater+Aquifers+Well Location+Well Construction+Groundwater Characteristics+Groundwater Treatment+Disinfection+Pumps and Motor+Well Operation and Maintenance+Safety+Records and Reports
Suggested AudienceThis course is designed for public works personnel and new employees of a groundwater system.
Continuing Education and Professional Credits2 CEUs
ACE+TCEQ licensed water operators