The Aerobic/Surface Application System Operation and Maintenance course provides participants with an understanding of the Texas On-Site Sewage Facility (OSSF) regulations for aerobic/surface application systems covering proper operation, maintenance, testing, and reporting requirements necessary for system compliance. OSSF Installers I & II, Site Evaluators, Designated Representatives, and Maintenance Providers & Technician license holders completing this course are eligible for 8 hours of TCEQ renewal credit.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsIntroduction to Texas On-Site Sewage Facility Program+Wastewater Characteristics of Residential Sewage+Septic Treatment of Residential Sewage+Aerobic Treatment of Residential Sewage+Operational Concepts of Pump Tanks in OSSFs+Disinfection Preceding Spray Application+Safety Requirements for Open Covers and Tanks in an OSSF+State Regulations for Design, Maintenance, and Testing of Aerobic Treatment Units with Spray Application
This course is designed for homeowners with OSSF ATUs as well as maintenance technicians who perform periodic system inspections on OSSF ATUs, and regulatory authorities/designated representatives who are responsible for state regulation compliance of OSSF ATUs.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsCE+TCEQ On-site Sewage Facility (OSSF) License
Although this course may satisfy the training requirements for homeowners to perform their own OSSF system maintenance, participants should first contact their local regulatory agency to determine if the training will satisfy all requirements prior to registration.