Basic Wastewater Operations (Correspondence)

WWW450 - 20.00 Hours

Description

participantBasic Wastewater Operations correspondence course participants receive an introduction to wastewater collection and treatment, including an overview of the water cycle. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to describe the responsibilities of wastewater system personnel, with emphasis on the need for regulation of wastewater discharge to protect receiving streams and public health, safety, and welfare. Participants will also be able to describe Texas rules and regulations for licensing of wastewater system operators.

Schedule

  • Details
    7/1/2019 - 12/30/2019
    Bryan TX
    EU  WWW450  167
    $375.00

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

participantBasic Wastewater Operations correspondence course participants receive an introduction to wastewater collection and treatment, including an overview of the water cycle. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to describe the responsibilities of wastewater system personnel, with emphasis on the need for regulation of wastewater discharge to protect receiving streams and public health, safety, and welfare. Participants will also be able to describe Texas rules and regulations for licensing of wastewater system operators.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • Complete the entire course within a six month period
  • Access to a wastewater treatment plant and facility information
  • Access to the plant’s discharge permit information
  • Ability to perform a settleable solids test
  • Ability to acquire information on a collection system
  • Access to a collection system map
  • Access to information specific to a lift station and pump and motor
  • Access to safety meeting information

Recommended

Registered students are encouraged to contact TEEX with all content related questions at (800) 723-3811 or by email at ITSI@TEEX.tamu.edu

Topics

Activated sludge process +Alternative and advanced treatment +Characteristics of wastewater +Flow measurements +Lift (pumping) stations +Ponds, disinfection and safety procedures +Preliminary treatment +Records and reports +Sedimentation and fixed-film processes collection systems +Biological treatment of wastewater +Goals of wastewater treatment +The law and sources of pretreatment of domestic wastes +Water cycle +Water reuse

Suggested Audience

  • New employees of a wastewater system
  • New employees involved in the collection or treatment of wastewater

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

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