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Water and Wastewater Chemistry: Back to the Basics

ONLINE COURSE

Course Code: EO0107WA21

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

In accordance with Rutgers University's social distancing policy related to COVID-19, this class is now being offered online.

April 8, 2021
8:30am - 3:45pm EDT (Log-in time: 7:45 - 8:15am EDT)

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO UPLOAD A PHOTO OF YOURSELF HOLDING YOUR GOVERNMENT ISSUED PHOTO ID (passport, driver’s license, municipal, or county ID) BEFORE YOU BEGIN THE COURSE.

Description

This online 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
Credits

In addition to 0.6 Rutgers CEUs, this water and wastewater chemistry course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Water and Wastewater Operators: 6 TCHs (Approval #01-010105-30)

NJ Certified Public Works Managers (CPWM): 5 Technical, 1 Government

NJ Licensed Professional Engineers: 6 Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Credits

PA Water and Wastewater Operators: 6 Recert Hours

Fees
Registration Fee $280.00
Multi-Person Registration Fee $250.00 Register at the same time with a colleague and you both save!
NJLWO Fee (T/W/VSWS License Holders Only) $140.00
Cancellation Fee $75.00

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

No meals will be provided.

Accessing this Online Course

This online class will be delivered via Webex and can be accessed on a computer or tablet. Before the class date, you will receive an email with instructions and a link to join the training session. To connect to the audio during the training session, you can use your phone or your computer (with a headset).

You will be prompted to upload a picture of yourself holding your government-issued photo ID before you begin the course. The photo must be clear enough that we can read the name and verify that the person pictured on the ID is in fact the person holding it. An OCPE staff member will review the picture and verify your identity.

IMPORTANT: A UNIQUE EMAIL ADDRESS IS REQUIRED FOR EACH REGISTRANT TO ACCESS OUR ONLINE COURSES

  • If this is your first time registering with us, please provide your own unique email address when registering; do not provide an email address that you share with co-workers.

  • If you have previously taken classes with us and have used an email address that you share with your co-workers or supervisor, you must update your account with a unique email address. Click the Register Online button below and sign into your account. On the left side toolbar, click My Account. On the drop-down menu, click Edit Profile/Password. Scroll down to the Email Address field (not the secondary email address field!) and enter your own, individual (not shared!) email address here. Click the Submit button at the bottom to save. If you need assistance updating your account, please email or call (848-932-9271, option 2) our Registration Department.

Pre-registration is required.

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Registration will close at 3:00pm on April 5, 2021.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Assistant Director: Carol Broccoli, 848-932-7207
Administrative Assistant: Claudine Oleskin, 848-932-7204