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Drinking Water Treatment Technologies

Course Code: EO0205CA17

12 TCHs offered for NJ Water Operators Only
(License T, W, VSWS)

Drinking Water Treatment Technologies

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Date & Time

Last Held: April 5-6, 2017
8:30am - 3:45pm (Check in time on Day 1: 8:00am)

Next offering TBD.


One of our most popular classes—expanded to two days! Join the experts as they present information on the latest advances in drinking water treatment technology. You will get hands-on training on crucial calculations for water treatment plant design. These advances in treatment technology will be linked to compliance with more stringent drinking water regulations. With customers' demand for higher quality water, it is crucial that supplier and operations personnel are current on the available treatment technologies.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Regulatory overview
  • Optimizing coagulation, sedimentation and filtration
  • Improving disinfection and reducing disinfection by-products
  • Groundwater treatment:  iron, manganese, hydrogen sulfide, and VOC control
  • Advances in membrane treatment and desalination
  • A look into cutting edge technologies

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In addition to 1.2 Rutgers CEUs, this water operator training course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Water Operators: 12 TCHs (Approval #01-040901-10)

NJ Certified Public Works Managers (CPWM): 5 Technical, 3 Management, 2 Government

NJ Licensed Professional Engineers: 12 Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Credits

NJ Health Officers/REHS: Rutgers University, NJAES, Office of Continuing Professional Education has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health as a provider of NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs). CEs for Drinking Water Treatment Technologies are still pending.

NY Professional Engineers: 11.5 PDH (Day 1 = 6 PDH, Day 2 = 5.5 PDH) (NOTE: This class may not be used to fulfill the land surveyors continuing education requirement in NYS.)

PA Water Operators: 12 Recert Hours

Registration Fee TBD
Multi-Person Registration Fee TBD  
NJLWO Fee (T/W/VSWS License Holders Only) TBD
Cancellation Fee TBD

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


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

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.


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, New 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.


Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

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Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Drinking Water Treatment Technologies" or Course Code EO0205) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

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

Attention U.S. Veterans

This course is approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill®. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.