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Water & Wastewater Chemistry

Back to the Basics

Course Code: EO0107CA14

6 TCHs offered for NJ Water and Wastewater Operators
(License S, C, N, T, W, VSWS)

Water & Wastewater Chemistry

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Date & Time

April 29, 2014
8:30am - 3:45pm (Check-in time: 8:00am)

Description

This course presents the basic chemistry and treatment methodologies used in drinking water and wastewater operations.  Even if you aren't taking a licensing exam in the near future, let this class help you to review and reinforce the basics!

Course Objectives:
This one-day course will give participants the basic understanding of the chemical principles involved in water and wastewater treatment.  

Topics to be covered include:

  • Back to the Basics - balancing equations, chemical symbols, detection limits, scientific notation, etc.
  • Chemical contaminants of drinking water and NJDEP/USEPA MCLs/wastewater discharge limits
  • Wastewater treatment chemistry
  • Secondary "nuisance" chemicals related to water treatment
  • Chemical disinfection - including alternative disinfectants
  • The chemistry of corrosion control/impact to wastewater
  • The chemical principles of coagulation,flocculation & filtration
  • Basic chemical dosage calculations and problem solving

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Credits

> 6 TCH's for NJ Water and Wastewater Operators
> 6 Recert Hours for PA Water and Wastewater Operators
> CPWM Credits - 5 Technical, 1 Government
> 0.6 CEUs
> 6 Continuing Professional Competency Credits for New Jersey Licensed Professional Engineers

Fees
Registration Fee $265.00
Multi-Person Registration Fee
$235.00
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NJLWO Fee (T/W/VSWS License Holders Only) $132.50

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or special needs, please alert us at least 1 week in advance of the course date so that we may accommodate you.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Ralph Geiger Turfgrass Education Center
20 Indyk-Engel Way, North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Directions and Parking Information

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.