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 Treatment 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:
Evaluate physical characteristics of a waste stream including colour, flow, odour, temperature, etc.
Perform related security, safety and administrative procedures involving chemical hazards, personal protective equipment, general health and safety procedures, and emergency preparedness.
Evaluate and maintain related equipment including preventative and corrective maintenance and equipment evaluation.
Operate equipment including hydraulics, pumps, valves, etc.
Understand how domestic water systems impact wastewater treatment.
Understand the metric system, measurements and solving equations.
You should take this course if you:
Require an understanding of how wastewater treatment systems work;
Operate or maintain a facility classified as Wastewater Treatment 1; or
Are preparing to write the Environmental Operators Certificate Program (EOCP) certification exam for Wastewater Treatment 1.
Certification and CEUs
Upon successful completion, this course provides 2.4 CEUs