Wastewater Laboratory

WWW105 - 20.00 Hours

Description

Water Lab ProfessionalThe Wastewater Laboratory course provides participants with crucial information specific to the production of reliable data linked to the validity of analytical laboratory and field information gathered during departmental wastewater pollution control activities. The course familiarizes participants with standard wastewater test procedures conducted in a laboratory, such as dissolved oxygen, pH, biochemical oxygen demand, total suspended solids, ammonia nitrogen, and chlorine residuals. Participants will also learn to record and report results of each analysis required by the state and federal agencies for wastewater analysis. In addition, participants will learn about various types of laboratory equipment and safety concerns associated with a wastewater lab.



Schedule

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    10/15/2019 - 10/17/2019
    Sherman TX
    EU  WWW105  192
    $400.00
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    11/5/2019 - 11/7/2019
    Paris TX
    EU  WWW105  173
    $410.00
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    12/2/2019 - 12/4/2019
    El Paso TX
    EU  WWW105  185
    $410.00
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    12/10/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Seabrook TX
    EU  WWW105  184
    $410.00
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    2/12/2020 - 2/14/2020
    Houston TX
    EU  WWW105  190
    $410.00
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    3/3/2020 - 3/5/2020
    Lewisville TX
    EU  WWW105  195
    $410.00
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    4/29/2020 - 5/1/2020
    San Antonio TX
    EU  WWW105  197
    $410.00
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    5/4/2020 - 5/7/2020
    Conroe TX
    EU  WWW105  198
    $410.00
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    5/12/2020 - 5/14/2020
    Wichita Falls TX
    EU  WWW105  193
    $410.00
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    6/3/2020 - 6/5/2020
    Mesquite TX
    EU  WWW105  196
    $410.00
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    11/3/2020 - 11/5/2020
    Temple TX
    EU  WWW105  199
    $410.00
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    12/8/2020 - 12/10/2020
    Paris TX
    EU  WWW105  194
    $410.00

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 itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Water Lab ProfessionalThe Wastewater Laboratory course provides participants with crucial information specific to the production of reliable data linked to the validity of analytical laboratory and field information gathered during departmental wastewater pollution control activities. The course familiarizes participants with standard wastewater test procedures conducted in a laboratory, such as dissolved oxygen, pH, biochemical oxygen demand, total suspended solids, ammonia nitrogen, and chlorine residuals. Participants will also learn to record and report results of each analysis required by the state and federal agencies for wastewater analysis. In addition, participants will learn about various types of laboratory equipment and safety concerns associated with a wastewater lab.



Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

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 80% 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.

Topics

Introduction to Wastewater Analysis and the Laboratory+Laboratory Skills and Techniques+Basic Chemistry and Mathematics+Laboratory Safety+Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC)+Flow Measurement and Sampling+pH and Temperature Analyses+Dissolved Oxygen and Biochemical Oxygen Demand+The Nitrogens: Ammonia, Nitrate, and Nitrite+Solids+Chlorine Residual+Phosphorus+Alkalinity+Microbiology+Interpretation of Analytical Results

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for treatment plant operators or laboratory technicians who are required to monitor effluent discharges under National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. 

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

2 CEUs
  • TCEQ licensed wastewater operators
  • Contact Information

    Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

    Related Courses

    WWW113+WWW205Intermediate Wastewater Laboratory+Identification of MicroorganismsIntermediate Wastewater Laboratory+Identification of MicroorganismsIntermediate Wastewater Laboratory+Identification of Microorganisms

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