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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
Gavilan College Red Diamond 5055 Santa Teresa Boulevard Red Diamond Gilroy, CA 95020 Red Diamond (408) 848-4800