Wastewater Treatment Certification Level 1 & 2

14 weeks Course

Overview

This is an introductory course in water treatment and present basic knowledge and practices, theories, and application relevant to wastewater flows and characteristics, basic treatment processes, and plant operations. Main topics include wastewater characteristics, preliminary treatment, primary treatment, stabilization ponds, secondary treatment, sludge processing and disinfection. Related concepts in chemistry, math, hydraulics, equipment, safety legislation are reinforced.

Most college level courses require textbooks; textbooks are not included in the course fees. It is the student’s responsibility to purchase any required textbooks.

Textbooks are available at the Campus Shop for in class, Contact North, and iLearn/D2L courses. The Campus Shop does not carry most OntarioLearn textbooks. OntarioLearn textbooks can be purchased at www.textnet.ca.

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.