Water Distribution Operator (1-3)
Certification of operators promotes transparency and flexibility. It provides operators with practical skills, proven techniques and best practices knowledge.
Certified water distribution operators protect human health, the environment, and the investment in water distribution systems. This course is for people who are involved in the operations of water transmission, pumping and distribution facilities.
This course trains operators to maximize the performance of water distribution facilities which, in turn, provides benefits: minimized health risks, environmental compliance, attractive career opportunities, improved safety and reduced accident rates.
The two levels for this course correspond to certification levels and provide the knowledge that people need to attain certification:
|LEVEL 1||LEVEL 2||LEVEL 3|
|17 Lessons 31 hours||17 Lessons 47 hours||9 Lessons 36 hours|
- Storage Facilities
- Basic Hydraulics
- Water Mains And Pipes
- Pipe Installation
- Basic Electricity and Motors
- Pumps and Components
- Meters and Service Connections
- Water Quality Considerations in Distribution Systems
- System Surveillance, Water Quality Monitoring
- Cross-Connection Control
- Water Mains & Appurtenances
- Valves, Hydrants and Meters
- Record Keeping