Wastewater Treatment

Certificate of Achievement in Wastewater Treatment 2017-2018

(Major #C.8400.CA)

The certificate program in waste water treatment will provide students with the skills to be able to; identify the physical, chemical, and biological characteristics of typical municipal sewage; interpret federal and state laws and regulations as they relate to wastewater treatment process; evaluate the performance and operation of the various processes involved in wastewater treatment; evaluate problems and provide solutions in the treatment system; and calculate pump requirements. These classes are designed for current employees in the field of waste water treatment.

Complete the following program of study. Requirements (16-21 units minimum).

Required Core:
Course Course Description Units C-ID
COUN 47 Learning Strategies 2
OT 17 Job Retention and Responsibilities 1
WTD 106 Basic Wastewater Treatment and Distribution 3
WTD 107 Advanced Wastewater Treatment 3
WTD 114 Water Mathematics 3
Select one option from the following:
Course Course Description Units C-ID
ENGL 125 and
ENGL 126
Writing Skills for College
and Reading Skills for College
8
ENGL 130 and
ENGL 126
Accelerated Writing and ENGL 126 Reading Skills for College and
Reading Skills for College
9
ENGL 1A Reading and Composition 4

Notes:

The certificate program will prepare students to take the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Grades I, II, III.

Advisors: Dormedy.


2017-2018 Certificate of Achievement in Wastewater Treatment