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Introduction to Water/Wastewater Operations

Prepare for for W-1, T-1, C-1, and S-1 License Exams


Course Code: EO0904CA20

Introduction to Water and Wastewater Operations

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Date & Time

September 9, 2019 - February 26, 2020
Monday and Wednesday evenings
6:00pm - 9:00pm (Check in time on Day 1: 5:30pm)


This course meets one of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) requirements for taking the level one (1) examinations for drinking water distribution (W-1), drinking water treatment (T-1), wastewater collection (C-1), and wastewater treatment (S-1).

The course covers:

  • Basic mathematical operations;
  • Algebra;
  • Geometry;
  • Physics;
  • Hydraulics;
  • Electricity;
  • Chemistry;
  • Microbiology; and
  • Treatment/operational fundamentals.

All required textbooks are included in the cost of the course.


This water/wastewater operator training course has been approved for 18.0 Rutgers CEUs.

Meet Your Instructor for Introduction to Water/Wastewater Operations

Robert M. Genetelli, NW Bergen County Utilities Authority

  • "[He] was excellent at simplifying the material for easier understanding."
  • "Very engaging, has a great teaching style that makes you think."
  • "Eager for students to succeed, also very knowledgeable."
Registration Fee $2,325.00  
Cancellation Fee $250.00

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


No meals will be provided at this course.


We strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Northwest Bergen County Utility Authority
30 Wykoff Ave., Waldwick, NJ 07463

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


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Please call 848-932-9271, option 2.

Program Questions? Contact Us!

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

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 educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.