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.

NOTE: Online registration for this correspondence course is unavailable. After reviewing the course brochure, please access and complete the correspondence course registration form located in the resource area. Once completed, submit the entire packet to TEEX. Contact Customer Care at (800) 723-3811 with any additional questions.

Schedule

  • Details
    8/1/2019 - 1/31/2020
    Bryan TX
    EU  WWW450  168
    $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.

NOTE: Online registration for this correspondence course is unavailable. After reviewing the course brochure, please access and complete the correspondence course registration form located in the resource area. Once completed, submit the entire packet to TEEX. Contact Customer Care at (800) 723-3811 with any additional questions.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Student Must Provide

  • A proctor for all examinations
  • Access to a wastewater treatment plant facility and the plant's discharge permit information
  • Ability to perform a settleable solids test and acquire information on a collection system
  • Access to a collection system map, information specific to a lift station, pump and motor
  • Access to safety meeting information

Items Needed for Course Testing/Assessment

  • Course must be completed within six months of start date
  • All course examinations must be proctored

Topics

Wastewater Treatment Goals+The Operator and the Law+Wastewater Characteristics+Domestic Wastewater Pretreatment+The Collection System+Preliminary Treatment and Flow Measurement+Sedimentation+Activated Sludge Process+Fixed Film Treatment+Stabilization Ponds+Sludge Processing+Disinfection+Safety+Calculations

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for public works personnel and new employees of a wastewater system.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

2 CEUs
  • CE+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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