Short Courses for Water Operators - October 2021
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE), Drinking Water and Environmental Health Division offers these virtual short courses for water operators.
Limited Treatment Course
Limited Treatment Course- Webinar Session 1 Oct 12, 9AM-Noon
Limited Treatment Course - Webinar Session 2 Oct 13, 9AM-Noon
Limited Treatment Course - Webinar Session 3 Oct 14, 9AM-Noon
DW Course Code: 2901 | WW Course Code: 3173
The Limited Treatment Short Course will cover basic information in the subjects important to limited treatment systems. This course will address topics including chlorination, fluoridation, phosphate/corrosion control, safety, oxidation filtration, hydraulics, pumps, wells, ethics, miscellaneous treatment, ion exchange softening, bacti methods, monitoring/reporting, rules and regulations.
COST: $60 includes all sessions.
Continuing Education Credits (CECs): Operators may earn up to 0.9 CECs in the Technical Category for Drinking Water and Wastewater Operators.
Basic Cross Connection Course
October 7, 1-3:30PM | DW Course Code: 2903 | WW Course Code: 3174
Learn how cross connections affect public health, the potential risks and liabilities, how to conduct surveys and carry out corrective actions, the two types of hydraulic conditions that cause backflow, and backflow prevention assemblies and their applications.
Continuing Education Credits (CECs): This webinar session provides 0.2 CECs in the Technical Category for Drinking Water and Wastewater Operators.
Registration Questions: Alana Berthold (BertholdA@Michigan.gov) or Joel Roseberry (RoseberryJ@Michigan.gov)
Operator Certification Information: Michigan.gov/EGLEOperatorTraining
Accommodation Requests: Individuals needing language assistance or accommodations for effective participation in this conference should contact Joel Roseberry at RoseberryJ@Michigan.gov or 517-599-9494 at least 10 days prior to the session, to request language, mobility, visual, hearing, translation, and/or other assistance.