Math & Support Systems for Operators


1.2 CEUs


Material in this two-day course will assist operators with math problem solving in preparation to write certification exams (Small Systems, Level I, Level II or III/IV). It was specifically developed to increase your water & wastewater math knowledge and problem solving skills. Includes a focus on important math principles and the support systems used in water and wastewater operations.

NOTE: This course was completely re-developed in late 2016 and approved for new CEUs by Alberta Environment and Parks. Math and Support Systems are two components found in the provincial certification exams.

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

• Water treatment
• Water distribution
• Wastewater treatment
• Wastewater collection

Dates & Locations

    • Session #2
    • May 18, 2023 8:00am - May 19, 2023 4:00pm
    • Hotel Blackfoot - 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE - Calgary


Although not mandatory, it is recommended that participants take the Entry Level Training -or- the Level I Certification Preparation course prior to taking the Math & Support Systems for Operators.

Delivery Formats

In Class


Topics Included:
-Basic Math - Units of Measurements, Unit Calculations, System Calculations
-Basic Math Worksheet - questions and answer review
-Water Operator Math Worksheets - questions and answer review
-Wastewater Operator Math Worksheet - questions and answer review
-Support Systems - Introduction, Pumps, Basic Hydraulics, Valves, Basic Electricity, Instrumentation and Controls
-Support Systems Worksheet - questions and answer review
-Basic Pump Components - Split Case Pumps

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


$460.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$560.00 Non-Members

$345.00 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.