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#4008  - Advanced Waste Treatment

NO Water Operator RTC Hours /9 CEUs/ 90 PDHs 6 Months (time to complete)

Scope:  This course is designed to train operators in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining wastewater treatment plants, emphasizing safe practices and procedures. Information presented includes detailed descriptions of the equipment and advanced treatment processes used for odor control, pure oxygen activated sludge treatment, solids removal from secondary effluents, residual solids management, enhanced biological control including nitrogen and phosphorus removal, and wastewater reclamation. Operators also learn to operate and maintain treatment plant instrumentation equipment and systems. The residual solids management chapter contains information on sludge types, characteristics, and quantities; sludge thickening using gravity thickeners, dissolved air flotation units, centrifuges and thermal conditioning as well as wet oxidation and elutriation; dewatering with pressure filtration (plate and frame, belt, vacuum), centrifuges and drying beds; volume reduction using composting, mechanical drying, incineration, and lagoons; and disposal methods for dewatered or liquid stabilized sludge. This course focuses on actual operating procedures and teaches operators to analyze and solve operational problems.

Contents:

 

1. Odor Control
2. Activated Sludge (Pure Oxygen Plants and Operational Control Options)
3. Residual Solids Management
4. Solids Removal From Secondary Effluents
5 .Phosphorus Removal
6. Nitrogen Removal
7. Enhanced Biological (Nutrient) Control
8. Wastewater Reclamation and Reuse
9. Instrumentation and Control Systems

Qualifies for credit towards IEPA Required Wastewater Operator Experience!
Upon completion of this Illinois Section AWWA course, IEPA will award aspiring operators:




Operator License Type   IEPA Credit Description for this Course Completion:
 Class 1
Completion of this course will earn you 3 months credit towards the 8 year requirement (can earn up to 24 months total by taking additional qualifying courses); must have a minimum of 4 years hands-on experience to take IEPA exam
 Class 2
 Completion of this course will earn you 3 months credit towards the 6 year requirement (can earn up to 12 months total by taking additional qualifying courses); must hold a minimum of 3 years hands-on experience to take IEPA exam
 Class 3
Completion of this course will earn you 3 months credit towards the 3 year requirement (can earn up to 6 months total by taking additional qualifying courses); must be matched with 18 months hands-on experience
 Class 4
Completion of this course will earn you 3 months credit towards the 1 year requirement (can earn up to 6 months total by taking additional qualifying courses); must be matched with 3 months of hands-on experience


Textbooks:
Advanced Waste Treatment, Fifth Edition , 2006  INCLUDED

ABOUT HOME-STUDY COURSES: Each lesson is arranged for you to read a short section, write the answers to the questions at the end of the section, check your answers against suggested answers. At the end of each chapter, you must submit your answers to Illinois Section AWWA for grading. You may fax, email, or mail your answers. Answer sheets will not be returned.    Once you have completed all exams,  your PDH hours will be added to your record.

COST: $215.00 ISAWWA members; $295.00 nonmembers (includes a one year Operator Level membership in AWWA).  Shipping included.

 

 

 

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