Chlorination Workshop


2.0 CEUs


This three day workshop covers the theoretical and practical aspects of chlorination, the handling and use of chlorine and chlorine compounds, as well as the operation and maintenance of chlorination equipment. It is intended for operators working in a municipality who wish to upgrade their knowledge of chlorination and chlorinators. Emphasis is placed on gas chlorination.

The CEUs from this course can be used toward the following discipline(s) for certification renewal:

• Water treatment
• Wastewater treatment

Dates & Locations

    • Session #1
    • May 14, 2024 8:00am - May 16, 2024 4:00pm
    • Radisson Red Deer - 6500 67th St - Red Deer


Candidates should be working in a facility that uses chlorine gas or a hypochlorite for disinfecting potable water or wastewater effluent.

Course Completion Exam:
At the end of the course a completion exam will be given. An overall minimum of 70% is needed to achieve a passing grade.

Delivery Formats

In Class


Topics include:

•Properties of chlorine
•Chlorination applications
•Principles of disinfection
•Alternative disinfectants
•Dosage calculations
•Chlorine safety
•Handling of chlorine
•Chlorination equipment
•Chlorinator operation
•Control systems
•Maintenance of chlorine systems
•Chlorine analysis

No manuals will be forwarded to students in advance of this course – the instructor will provide all material on-site.


$550.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$650.00 Non-Members

$412.50 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.