Continuing Education Opportunities


Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals I:
Liquid Treatment


Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals I - is a series of eight self-study courses combined with live online webinars. A textbook will be shipped to each registrant (a $100 value) and an email will be sent containing the first reading assignment to be completed prior to the first webinar.  Registrants will be given a weekly reading and homework assignment, which will then be followed by a live online webinar with an instructor.  There will also be an end-of-chapter test.  Homework and tests will closely follow material found in the textbook. The courses in this series are limited to 15 students.  There is no requirement to register for all courses in the series.

Questions about this series of courses should be directed to sboynton@pwea.org.

Course #1 - Introduction to Wastewater Treatment, read more...
This Course is SOLD OUT.  The next class will start in February 2021.
        Course #1 in the series is approved for 15 contact hours - PA DEP Course ID 8210.
        Estimated time to complete Course #1 is 15 hours over 5 weeks.
            View Table of Contents for Chapters 1 & 2


Course # 2 - Preliminary and Primary Treatment, read more...
This Course is SOLD OUT.  The next class will start in April 2021.
        Course #2 in this series is approved for 25 contact hours - PA DEP Course ID 8461.
        Estimated time to complete Course #2 is 25 hours over 8 weeks.
            View Table of Contents for Chapters 3 & 4


Course #3 - Wastewater Biology and Ponds
        Course #3 in this series is approved for 22 contact hours - PA DEP Course ID 8537.
        Registration for Course #3 will open in early August 2020
            View Table of Contents for Chapters 5 & 6


Course #4 - Fixed Film
    Course #4 in this series is approved for 24 contact hours - PA DEP Course ID 8542.
    Registration for Course #4 will open in October 2020
           
View Table of Contents for Chapter 7

 

Course #5 - Activated Sludge Part 1 of 2
Course #5 in this series is pending PA DEP approval.
Registration for Course #5 will open in December 2020

View Table of Contents for Chapter 8


Course #6 - Activated Sludge Part 2 of 2
Course #6 in this series is pending PA DEP approval.
Registration for Course #6 will open in February 2021

View Table of Contents for Chapter 8


Course #7 - Nutrient Removal
Course #7 in this series is pending PA DEP approval.
Registration for Course #7 will open in April 2021

View Table of Contents for Chapter 9


Course #8 - Disinfection
Course #8 in this series is pending PA DEP approval for 30 contact hours.
Registration for Course #8 will open in June 2021

View Table of Contents for Chapter 10