Wastewater Courses

Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, 8th Ed

1 manual, 3 new courses!

Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Vol 1, 8th Edition, 2019

Purchase the Manual $90 USD

Enrollments and course packages listed below. Courses can be taken in any order.


Enrollment A

This course uses the following chapters from Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Volume 1:Chapter 1, “Introduction to Wastewater Operation” ; Chapter 2, “Safety” ; Chapter 3, “Preliminary Treatment” ; Chapter 4, “Primary Treatment”; and Chapter 8, “Lagoon Systems (Secondary Treatment)”. This course is designed to give operators an overview of wastewater treatment plants and safe plant procedures and to train operators to safely and effectively operate preliminary and primary treatment processes as well as lagoon systems.
4 CEUs (40 contact hours)
Enrollment $25 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $115 USD
Instructor Guide available

Enrollment B

This course uses the following chapters from Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Volume 1: Chapter 5, “Activated Sludge Processes (Secondary Treatment)” and Chapter 6, “Fixed Film Processes”. This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate secondary treatment processes at wastewater treatment plants.
3.6 CEUs (36 contact hours)
Enrollment $25 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $115 USD
Instructor Guide available

Enrollment C

This course uses the following chapters from Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Volume 1: Chapter 7, “Disinfection” and Chapter 9, “Laboratory Procedures” as well as Appendix A, “Introduction to Basic Math for Operators”. This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate disinfection processes, perform basic laboratory procedures at wastewater treatment plants, and use formulas and calculations to determine operating parameters and solve operational problems throughout wastewater treatment plants.
4.3 CEUs (43 contact hours)
Enrollment $25 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $115 USD
Instructor Guide available
Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants, Volume II
This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate and maintain wastewater treatment plants (continuation of Volume I).
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
7th Edition, 2007
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Advanced Waste Treatment
This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate advanced wastewater treatment plants.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
5th Edition, 2006
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Membrane Bioreactors
This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate, maintain, and troubleshoot the membrane bioreactor (MBR) wastewater treatment process.
1 CEU (10 contact hours)
1st Edition, 2012
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $33 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $83 USD
Instructor Guide available
Operation and Maintenance of Wastewater Collection Systems, Volume 1
This course provides training in the safe and effective operation and maintenance of wastewater collection systems.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
8th Edition, 2018
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $90 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $140 USD
Instructor Guide available
Operation and Maintenance of Wastewater Collection Systems, Volume II
This course is designed to train personnel to safely and effectively operate and maintain wastewater collection systems.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
7th Edition, 2010
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Collection System Operation and Maintenance Training Videos
This series of six video chapters, each about 30 minutes long, is contained on a single DVD. The series will enhance the training of new and experienced collection system operators for the safe operation and maintenance of both sanitary and combined sewer systems. This video series was developed to complement the current two-volume set of collection system operation and maintenance training manuals.
0.6 CEU (6 contact hours)
Copyright © 1999
Collection Systems: Methods for Evaluating and Improving Performance
This course explains how to use collection system O&M program performance indicators, benchmarking data, and surveys to evaluate and improve system performance.
3 CEUs (30 contact hours)
3rd Edition, 2018
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $75 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $125 USD
Instructor Guide available
Small Wastewater System Operation and Maintenance, Volume I
This course is designed to train operators to safely operate and maintain small wastewater collection, treatment, and effluent discharge systems.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
2nd Edition, 2012
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Small Wastewater System Operation and Maintenance, Volume II
This course is designed to train operators in the daily practices of safely operating and maintaining small wastewater treatment and disposal systems.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
2nd Edition, 2012
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Industrial Waste Treatment, Volume I
This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate industrial waste treatment plants.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
3rd Edition, 2005
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $49 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $99 USD
Instructor Guide available
Industrial Waste Treatment, Volume II
This course is designed to train operators to safely and effectively operate industrial waste treatment plants.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
3rd Edition, 2007
Treatment of Metal Wastestreams
This course is designed to train personnel to safely and effectively operate and maintain wastewater treatment facilities for electroplating, metal finishing, and printed circuit board manufacturing.
4.5 CEUs (45 contact hours)
4th Edition, 2013
Enrollment $50 USD
Manual $60 USD
Course Package (Enrollment plus Manual) $110 USD
Instructor Guide available
Pretreatment Facility Inspection
This course is designed to train inspectors to use safe and efficient procedures for inspecting industrial pretreatment facilities.
9 CEUs (90 contact hours)
3rd Edition, 1996
Pretreatment Facility Inspection Training Videos
This set of five training videos provides an excellent introduction to the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed by new inspectors to effectively perform their jobs. Current inspectors will find helpful methods for improving their performance. Agencies that field tested and reviewed the video series use these videos to show industry professionals what to expect during a pretreatment facility inspection, as well as to show office personnel the tasks performed by inspectors during a facility inspection.
0.6 CEU (6 contact hours)
Copyright © 1998
Struvite Precipitation Potential Calculation Tool
The struvite tool is designed to calculate the struvite precipitation potential for a facility based on water quality parameters input by the user.

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