Water Disinfection Workshop


0.6 CEUs


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

Dates & Locations

    • Session #1
    • Nov 25, 2020 8:00am - Nov 25, 2020 4:00pm
    • Radisson Red Deer - 6500 67th St - Red Deer

Delivery Formats

In Class


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.