Valves: Operation and Maintenance

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Valves: Operation and Maintenance


Valves: Operation and Maintenance Workbook

The Valves: Operation and Maintenance Workbook contains the independent study course lessons, exercises and final exam materials which must be successfully completed to earn the state assign course credit.

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Course Registration

Registration entitles students to course support. After passing the final exam the registered student will also receive an offical Continuing Education Course Certificate of Completion that will be accepted by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (ME DEP) for operator certification renewal for the licenses listed in the table of course details above.

Drinking Water Operator
Wastewater Operator
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This course covers how to identify components and correct procedures, describe functions and purpose, and troubleshoot as it relates to the identification, function, construction, operation and maintenance of the various types of valves in general use in piping systems. It includes detailed coverage of the general appearance, construction, and function of gate, globe and check valves; general coverage of plug, diaphragm, pinch, butterfly, three-way-flow, safety, pressure-regulating, control, multi-port, and other less common valves; and general coverage of valve operation, installation; and maintenance.

At the completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the function, construction, operation, and maintenance of various valves in piping systems
  • Detail the appearance, construction, and function of gate, globe, and check valves
  • Describe the use of plug, diaphragm, pinch, butterfly, three-way-flow, safety, and other valves
  • List the operation, installation, and maintenance concerns of valves
  • Demonstrate this knowledge on a fill-in-the blank final exam


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