The Intermediate Wastewater Laboratory course utilizes the TEEX Mobile Training Lab to provide students with hands-on opportunities designed to help each properly apply Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) acceptable methods for the analysis of raw and effluent wastewaters. During this training, students are guided through the use of modern analytical instrumentation and apparatus while performing various sample analysis.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Participants should have experience working in a lab environment and a general understanding of Wastewater Lab Operations.
TopicsBOD/CBOD analysis +Chlorine analysis +Dissolved oxygen analysis +Fecal coliform and E-coli analysis +Laboratory safety and reviews +pH and temperature analysis +Quality assurance and control +Solids: TSS/VSS analysis
- Water utilities field operations superintendent
- Field coordinator
- Field utility specialists
- Laboratory personnel
- Wastewater treatment plant operators
Continuing Education & Professional CreditsTCEQ licensed wastewater operators