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Water Treatment Operations Certificate

ProTrain Online

Description

WATER TREATMENT I - Course description: Using the Internet, students will explore the rudiments of water treatment. The topics of this course include regulatory monitoring, iron and manganese removal, filtration, coagulation, flocculation, fluoridation, and disinfection. Along with reading assignments from the text, the course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises, and online links.WATER TREATMENT II - Course description: Using the Internet, students will focus on issues of concern to surface water treatment facilities. The topics of this course include reservoir management, taste and odor control, corrosion management, softening, demineralization, and trihalomethanes. Instrumentation and sludge handling and disposal issues are also addressed.

Along with reading assignments from the text, the course is augmented with audio, photographs, interactive exercises, and online links.

WATER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS - The topics of this course include water storage facilities, operation and maintenance of water mains, water quality issues, disinfections, and safety.

WATER ANALYSIS - basic laboratory safety and gravimetric, spectrophotometric, electrochemical, titrimetric and microbiological methods.

The units include instruction on the procedures for regulatory sampling and safety, and specific analytical procedures for total residue, fluoride, pH, ammonia, acidity, alkalinity, calcium, chloride, hardness, and coliform analysis.

Outcomes

Students in this courses will develop their understanding of water storage facilities, operation and maintenance of water mains, water quality issues, disinfections, and safety.

Assessment

course quick facts
course code PRO1011
cost $800.00
estimated time to
complete course
240 Hours
course materials
available
12 Months