The Advanced Water Topics curriculum is designed for water treatment plant operators.  The course work is designed to investigate water treatment subjects and issues in greater detail than would be covered in introductory classes.  Persons taking this course should be a certified operator with approximately four years or more experience in water treatment technology, and have completed basic introductory water courses.  Topics include: 

-  Legionella
-  Backflow Prevention
-  Preparing for and responding to a terrorism incident from a Public Works perspective
-  Advanced Filtration Processes: Theory and Practices
-  Membrane Filtration and Reverse Osmosis Treatment Technologies
-  Pumps
-  The Evolution of a Project: Water Treatment Plant Expansion, from Planning to Final

       Acceptance
-  Instrumentation and Controls for the Operator

Advanced Water Topics