Beginning Drinking Water (Class C and D)
Beginning Wastewater Treatment
Instructor: Lisa Perry
This course will help prepare you for the Class 3 and Class 4 wastewater operators’ state exam and IL EPA certification. Applicants must meet specific experience, education, and examination requirements in order to qualify for certification. You will earn three months of on-the-job credit by completing this class and gain confidence in your abilities as you take this first step in moving up in this vital water field.
- Introduction to wastewater
- Collection systems
- Lift stations
- Flow measurement
- Stabilization ponds
- Sampling and laws governing treatment plants
This class will be delivered virtually via computer. Contact Julie Gelaude to confirm format for class attendance. 309-796-5715 or email@example.com.
Required textbook can be purchased at the Hawk’s Hub (the college bookstore) prior to first class. Textbook: Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants Seventh Edition.
Tuition Fee $425
Thursdays, September 24 to December 10 – 6 pm to 9 pm
Advanced Drinking Water Operations Class A and B
Instructors: Jason Upton and Brianna Huber
This course covers a majority of the significant procedures
and concepts related to the operation and maintenance of
Illinois Class B and Class A public water supply operations,
and will prepare students for the Class B and Class A water
operators’ IL EPA exam and certification. Students must
meet specific experience, education, and examination
requirements in order to qualify for that certification.
- Disinfection • Fluoridation
- Distribution • Clarification
- Lime-Soda Softening • Ion Exchange Softening
- Filtration • Iron & Manganese Control
This class will be delivered virtually via computer.
Tuition Fee $465
Tuesdays, September 22 to December 15 – 6 pm to 9 pm
Contact Julie Gelaude for more information on remote
attendance 309-796-5715 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Refund Policy for Water Program Classes: Full refund will be granted when a student withdraws at least four business days prior to class start date by calling 309-796-5718.