The Wastewater Collection course covers practical aspects of operating and maintaining a wastewater collection system. This course includes instruction in the importance of wastewater collection. During the course, participants learn the regulatory requirements of collection systems and collection system design parameters. Students also learn about the construction of a collection system, the use of lift stations, basic maintenance and operational procedures, industrial waste monitoring, collection system management and solving problems utilizing wastewater collection calculations.
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 Wastewater Collection+State Requirements+Collection System Design+Construction+Lift Stations+Maintenance and Operation+Collection System Safety+Industrial Waste Monitoring+Collection System Management+Calculations
Suggested AudienceThis course is designed for public works personnel and employees of a wastewater system.
Continuing Education and Professional Credits2 CEUs
ACE+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators