Online courses are designed to be completed on your own time, and at your own pace. They are organized as a series of modules that include interactive sections, videos, readings and quizzes.
Additionally, the Wastewater Collection 1 online course includes access to a seasoned instructor, who is available for questions and clarification throughout your learning experience. In this way you get the best of both worlds - instructor support AND learning at your own pace and time.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Understand wastewater collection systems and the operation and maintenance of related equipment, including cleaning equipment, inspection equipment, safety equipment, valves, pumps, etc.
Understand the maintenance and restoration of the wastewater collection system including cleaning, rehabilitating and repairing the collection system.
Monitor, evaluate and adjust collection systems including an understanding of aeration, cross connections, infiltration, force mains, gravity sewers, lift stations, manholes, etc.
Understand how to perform certain security, safety and administrative procedures including administering a safety/compliance program, developing operation and maintenance plans, maintaining records, performing workplace safety evaluations, etc.
You should take this course if you:
Require an understanding of how wastewater collection systems work;
Operate or maintain a facility classified as Wastewater Collection 1; or
Are preparing to write the certification exam for Wastewater Collection 1.
Certification and CEUs
Upon successful completion, this course provides 2.4 CEUs