Pumps & Blowers


1.2 CEUs


This course is intended to provide general training for technicians, maintenance personnel and other personnel employed in the field of wastewater operations. Participants should have some experience in wastewater operations and a basic understanding of physics (specifically hydraulic principles) and mathematics.

The module is designed for classroom participation and incorporates individual and group activities throughout the two-day course. Upon completion of this course, participants will have increased knowledge of the important concepts related to pumps and blowers within wastewater systems and a general understanding of how to operate them.

Dates & Locations

    • Session #2
    • May 8, 2018 8:00am - May 9, 2018 4:00pm
    • Hotel Blackfoot - 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE - Calgary


Note: If you have previously taken this course through Edmonton Waste Management Centre of Excellence (EWMCE) you cannot receive CEUs again.

Delivery Formats

In Class


The in-class training and module have been organized into six main sections:
1. Introduction to Pumps and Blowers
2. Understanding Pumps
3. Pump Operation
4. Understanding Motors
5. Understanding Blowers
6. Energy Management


$460.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$560.00 Non-Members

$345.00 Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.