Course #7 - Nutrient Removal

Course # 7 - Nutrient Removal
        Course #7 in this series is approved for 28 contact hours - PA DEP Course ID 8648.
        Estimated time to complete Course #7 is 28 hours over 8 weeks.

This course is the seventh in a series of eight that uses the “Wastewater Fundamentals I, Liquid Treatment” textbook.  The target audience includes: Individuals preparing to take the wastewater operator exam or individuals interested in a basic review of nutrient removal. This textbook was prepared by the Water Environment Federation and the Association of Boards of Certifications. Content of Course #7 includes: Nutrient Removal.

PWEA uses AnyMeeting webinar software.  After the registration fee is paid, you will later receive a webinar invitation email from the webinar software. You'll need to download the AnyMeeting App in order to participate in the webinars ( you will be able to link to the webinars using the Chrome web browser (no other browser will work)The webinar link is specific for your use only, so do not share the link with anyone else - each registrant receives a unique link.  If the registrant's computer does not contain a microphone, a phone number and an access code will also be provided in order to hear and communicate with the webinar instructor by phone while viewing PowerPoint slides on their computer monitor.  The weekly webinar portion is scheduled to take two hours.  You will have an opportunity to ask the instructor questions and have group discussions. 

In order to receive an attendance transcript and/or PA DEP contact hours, participation in all webinars is required.  Review the Course #7 Schedule below to ensure that you can participate in all the webinars.  Participation in the webinars will be tracked by the webinar software.

Webinar Day:  Thursday
Webinar Time:  6:00-8:00pm

Course #7 includes:
Chapter 9 - Nutrient Removal

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Schedule for Course #7
Shipment of Textbook to Students - By May 10, 2021
Initial Email to Students with Reading Assignments - May 27, 2021
Webinar #1 - June 3, 2021
Webinar #2 - June 10, 2021
Webinar #3 - June 17, 2021
Webinar #4 - June 24, 2021
Webinar #5 - July 1, 2021
    skip a week due to holiday
Webinar #6 - July 15, 2021
Webinar #7 - July 22, 2021
Test Submittal Date
 - July 29, 2021

The registration fee for this course is currently $75 for PWEA members, or $100 for non-members; fee includes a textbook. The Course is limited to 15 registrants.

Cancellation Policy for Course #7:  There will be no refunds after textbook is shipped.

Questions? If you have any questions about this course, please contact Susan Boynton at or at 717-642-9500.