This 30-hour course is required of all persons intending to become certified as a wastewater treatment plant operator in New York state. The course meets NYS Department of Environmental Conservation certification requirements for laboratory proficiency. The textbook for this course is included at no extra charge, however, participants must bring their own simple calculator, lab coat, and goggles. Laboratory procedures are presented in lecture, practiced in the laboratory, and then tested.
Basic Chemistry (acids, bases & pH)
Dissolved Oxygen BOD