Pumps & Blowers

CEUs

1.2 CEUs

Description

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 #1
    • Oct 4, 2018 8:00am - Oct 5, 2018 4:00pm
    • Chateau Louis - 11727 Kingsway Ave NW - Edmonton
    • Session #2
    • Apr 9, 2019 8:00am - Apr 10, 2019 4:00pm
    • Hotel Blackfoot - 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE - Calgary

Prerequisites

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

Outline

Topics Include:
-Introduction to Pumps and Blowers
-Understanding Pumps
-Pump Operation
-Understanding Motors
-Understanding Blowers
-Energy Management

COURSE MATERIALS:
No manuals will be forwarded to students in advance of this course – the instructor will provide all material on-site.

Cost

$460.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$560.00 Non-Members

$345.00 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.