The Water Laboratory course provides professionals with responsibility for conducting water sample testing in a lab environment with industry standards and best practices as determined by through the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). During the course participants are required to demonstrate the proper use of all equipment in a lab setting, successfully applying all related safety protocols.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Participants should have a general understanding of Basic Water Works Operations and Surface Water Production I.
TopicsBasic chemistry+Sample collection, preservation and storage+Quality Assurance and Quality Control+pH Determination+Alkalinity+Temperature+Disinfection residual+Turbidity+Jar Test+Interpretation of test results+Fluoride+Iron and manganese+Water stability+Bacteriological testing+Hardness+Writing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)+Chloride
- Water Utility Industry Professionals
- Utility personnel responsible for field or process control sampling and analysis of water
Continuing Education & Professional Credits2 CEUs
TCEQ licensed water operators