Basic Math Certification Prep for Operators


0.6 CEUs


The intent of the Basic Math for Operators Course is to provide individuals with a refresher of BASIC MATH PRINCIPALS and how they apply to the water & wastewater industry. The problem solving experience gained through this course will assist operators with completing math problems that may appear in the operator certification exams.

Delivery Formats

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Chapter 1: The importance of Mathematics
1.0 The Importance of Mathematics
1.1 Basic Math: A Review
1.2 Understanding Fractions
1.3 Decimals
1.4 Rounding numbers
1.5 Adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals

Chapter 2: The use of Calculators, Estimation & Percentages
2.0 Use of Calculators
2.1 Estimation
2.3 Conversion of Fractions to Decimals
2.4 The Meaning of Percent

Chapter 3: Area, Volume, Pressure, and Flow
3.1 Area
3.2 Volume
3.3 Pressure
3.4 Flow Rate and Velocity

Chapter 4: Metric System

Appendix: Supplemental Water & Wastewater Mathematics
1 Retention Time
2 Filtration Rate
3 Dosage
4 Chlorine Mixing


$350.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$450.00 Non-Members

$262.50 Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.