This independent study course covers the equipment used in handling and treating wastewater. Outlines correct facility maintenance procedures including necessary checks and testing of solids handling equipment. Covers the maintenance of flow measurement devices and the safety precautions of workers in the treatment plant environment.
At the completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- List essential equipment used in handling and treating wastewater
- Describe correct facility maintenance procedures including checks and tests of solids handling equipment
- Identify correct maintenance of flow measurement devices and safety precautions of workers
- Demonstrate this knowledge on a multiple choice final exam.
Registration for this course entitles the student to course support from SkillWorks. After passing the final exam the registered student will also receive an official Continuing Education Course Certificate of Completion that will be accepted by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) for operator certification renewal for the licenses listed in the table of course details above.