This four-day course is designed to meet the requirements of NYS Sanitary Code Part 5 relative to the training required to receive New York State Water Treatment Operator's certification. The textbook for this course is Small Water System Operation and Maintenance by University of California at Sacramento. The book is available directly from the Morrisville State College Bookstore. You can order in advance from the bookstore at (315) 684-6073 or purchase the book when you arrive on campus.
Course Objectives include:
Learn the Hydrologic cycle
Understand waterborne diseases
Relationship between chlorine demand, chlorine dosage, & chlorine residual
Basic operation & maintenance procedures of hypochlorinators
What is organic contamination?
Water quality considerations & their significance to potable water
Introduction to adsorption