Course #2 - Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals

Course # 2 - Preliminary and Primary Treatment
        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.

This course is the second of eight that uses the “Wastewater Fundamentals I, Liquid Treatment” textbook, as training in preparation to take the Pennsylvania wastewater operator certification exam. This textbook was prepared by the Water Environment Federation and the Association of Boards of Certifications. Content of Course #2 includes: Preliminary and Primary Treatment of Wastewater. The target audience includes: Individuals preparing to take the wastewater operator exam or interested in a basic review of wastewater treatment.

PWEA uses AnyMeeting webinar software.  After the registration fee is paid, the registrant will receive a webinar invitation email from the AnyMeeting software. The registrant will need to download the AnyMeeting App in order to participate in the webinars ( OR they will be able to link to the webinars using the Chrome web browser (no other browser will work). The link is unique to each registrant, and should not be shared with anyone else.  Registrants will also be provided with a phone number and an access code so they can participate in the webinars by phone with the instructor at the scheduled time.  The weekly webinar portion is scheduled to take two hours.  Registrants will have an opportunity to ask the instructor questions. 

In order to receive an attendance transcript and/or PA DEP contact hours,
participation in the entire length of each webinar is required.  The schedule for Course #2 is shown below.  Participation in the webinars will be tracked by the AnyMeeting software.

Course #2 includes:
Chapter 3 - Preliminary Treatment of Wastewater
Chapter 4 - Primary Treatment of Wastewater
        View Contents of Chapters 3 & 4

Webinar Day:  Fridays
Webinar Time:  1-3pm

Schedule for Course #2
Shipment of Textbook to Students - by March 19, 2021
Initial Email to Students with Reading Assignments - April 2, 2021
Webinar #1 - April 9, 2021
Webinar #2 - April 16, 2021
     skip a week
due to conflict on webinar schedule
Webinar #3 - April 30, 2021
Webinar #4 - May 7, 2021
Webinar #5 - May 14, 2021
Webinar #6 - May 21, 2021
     skip a week due to holiday
Webinar #7 - June 4, 2021
Webinar #8 - June 11, 2021
Test Submittal Date - June 18, 2021

            PWEA Member Rate:  $75

            Non-Member Rate:  $100