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Advanced Water Operations (Parts 1 & 2)

Exam Prep Course for T2/W2 Licenses and Above (Evenings)

Course Code: EO0903CA20

90 TCHs offered for NJ Licensed Water Operators Only
(T, W, and VSWS)

Advanced Water Operations

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CANCELED September 11, 2019 - May 20, 2020
Wednesday evenings
6:00pm - 9:00pm (Check in time on Day 1: 5:30pm)

Next offering TBD


Prepare for T2, W2, and higher level drinking water licensing exams by taking Advanced Water Operations Parts 1 & 2!

You'll learn about the operation of water treatment and distribution systems in New Jersey through classroom lessons, plant tours, field visits, and exams. Successful completion of this course is required to sit for New Jersey drinking water exams level 2 and higher.

Topics covered in the Advanced Water Operations course include:

  • Sources of water and its characteristics
  • Federal and state (NJDEP) rules, regulations & standards
  • Water analysis methods
  • Surface and ground water supplies
  • Water treatment options
  • Corrosion, taste & odor control
  • Math and calculation reviews relating to drinking water operations

In addition to 9.0 Rutgers CEUs, this drinking water operator course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Drinking Water Operators: 90 TCHs (Approval #01-040111-10)

NJ Licensed Professional Engineers: 90 Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Credits

Student Reviews from Past Attendees of Advanced Water Operations

"Good prep for exams."

"Covered a lot of topics, instructor kept class interesting."

"Applicability of material was excellent."

"[I learned] better study habits for the state exam."

Meet Your Instructors for Advanced Water Operations

Course Coordinators/Primary Instructors: Bill Mitchell (Trenton Water Works) and Oleg Kostin (NJ American Water)

Bill (T4/W4) and Oleg (T4/W4) will help you learn what you need to know. Let their thorough knowledge of drinking water operations and years of experience prepare you for your next exam!

Registration Fee TBD  
Multi-Person Registration Fee TBD  
Cancellation Fee TBD

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


No meals will be provided at this course.


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.

Holly House
130 Log Cabin Rd, New Brunswick, NJ 08816
Directions, Parking Information & Map

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.


Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

Would you like to be notified when the next offering is scheduled? 
Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Advanced Water Operations" or Course Code EO0903) 
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