Wastewater Operator-In-Training Certificate Preparation

Code: OLRN1536

Course description

This course is intended to provide the students with basics as related to the operation of wastewater collection and treatment systems. The basics as related to topics including: conversions, math, chemistry, hydraulics, electricity will be discussed first. It will be followed by topics on support systems mainly pertaining to pumps and motors and processes in wastewater collection and wastewater treatment. At the end of the course students will be fully prepared to write the operator in training certification examination of the Ontario Ministry of Environment.

Course details

Hours: 60
Credits: 4
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.