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WTRM109:  ADVANCED W T PLANT OPERATION


Course Description

This course focuses on advanced water quality control and treatment with emphasis on state regulations, EPA regulations, advanced mathematics and water chemistry. The course will include an in-depth study of treatment plant processes and their relation to current water quality regulations. This course will be helpful to those preparing for the CDPH Grade T3 and T4. ADVISORY: WTRM 102 Beginning Water/Wastewater Mathematics; WTRM 106 Beginning Water Treatment Plant Operation.


Learning Outcomes

  • Solve advanced waterworks mathematics calculations.
  • Identify the various sources of water in California comparing the benefits and drawbacks.
  • Evaluate various methods of disinfection as they relate to specific applications
  • Describe laboratory procedures as they relate to advanced water treatment
  • Assess and compare regulations relating to water quality.
  • Define the procedures and components used in advanced water treatment.
  • Analyze the hazards and safety procedures related to water treatment
  • Analyze and explain advanced water testing procedures.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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