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Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations

Course Number: WTM 205
Credits: 3
Hours per Quarter: 40

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Provides training in the multiple stages of operations, equipment, and maintenance at a typical wastewater treatment plant. Reviews the science and flow of individual processes and their purpose to manage solids, improve water quality, and/or perform disinfection. Course available to students new to the field and incumbent workers in need of continuing education units. Prepares students for passing the Level I Wastewater Treatment Operator exam. Includes requirements to participate in one wastewater treatment plant tour and shadow wastewater treatment plant operators on at least one eight (8) hour shift. Prerequisites: EST 106, WTM 190, WTM 215, EST 150, and EST 201 or equivalent experience. Co-requisites: EST 202, WTM 221, and/or EST 250 or work in the wastewater industry.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
WTM 205
Winter 2017
5116
Jason Selwitz
WTM 205
Winter 2017
1333
Jason Selwitz
WTM 205
Winter 2016
5116
Jason Selwitz
WTM 205
Winter 2016
1333
Jason Selwitz
WTM 205
Winter 2015
1333
Jason Selwitz


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)