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Wastewater Collection 3 - 4

  • 15 Apr 2024
  • 10:00 AM
  • 19 Apr 2024
  • 6:00 PM
  • Virtual Classroom


  • GST Exemption for Prov. of MB staff only.

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VIrtual Classroom - Instructor led

This course will be presented by our training partner BCWWA

April 15 to 19, 2024 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. (CDT) daily

CEU Credits: 3.0

Class Format

Virtual classes are offered in real time with a live instructor. When you are part of a virtual class, your instructor is able to provide the interactive classroom experience from your own computer. You can participate in discussions, test your knowledge and ask questions, just like in a regular classroom. These classes run similarly to a live class and are a great option for those people interested in completing their training in a typical timeframe.

Learning Objectives 

After completing this course, you will be able to: 

  • Describe types of wastewater collection systems along with their history and evolution
  • Define physical, chemical and bacterial characteristics and identify harmful gases and their associated impacts on collection systems
  • Perform advanced practical calculations involving system velocities, flow rates, chemical concentrations and dosages, horsepower and pump efficiencies as well as determining operating costs and budgets
  • Outline lift station configurations and detail types of level control systems
  • Analyze positive displacement and velocity pump dynamics
  • Interpret design drawings and properly construct collection systems
  • Perform various maintenance activities
  • Practice safe operating procedures in the workplace
  • Apply effective leadership skills

Who Should Attend 

You should take this course if you:

  • Require an advanced understanding of how wastewater collection systems work;
  • Operate or maintain a wastewater collection system classified as level 3 or 4; or
  • Are preparing to write the wastewater collection level 3 or 4 certification exam

All attendees must have their own computer with audio and video capabilities to participate. 

Contact the MWWA office for any questions related to registration for this event.

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