Water Disinfection Workshop


0.6 CEUs


This one day workshop will provide operators with knowledge and comprehension of water disinfection methods and related activities.

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

• Water distribution
• Water treatment

Delivery Formats

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Topics Include:
-Identify the major physical and chemical properties of chlorine and hypochlorites.
-Define basic chlorination terms.
-Identify the factors that affect disinfection.
-Describe a UV disinfection system and its components.
-Describe an Ozone disinfection system and its components
-Explain the advantages and disadvantages of different disinfection systems
-Identify safety precautions, awareness and different system requirements
-Identify points of disinfection application and their advantages and disadvantages.
-Understand the reactions of chlorine in water and their relationship to “breakpoint” chlorination.
-Describe the significance of maintaining chlorine residual throughout the distribution system.

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


$350.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$450.00 Non-Members

$262.50 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.