Your Wastewater Lagoon: The Ins & Outs of Design and Operation


1.2 CEUs



This two-day course covers the complex aspects of designing and maintaining a healthy wastewater lagoon. It will dive into the design, operation, maintenance and regulatory requirements around effective lagoon operations. The course format also includes interactive activities and use of design calculations.

Dates & Locations

    • Session #1
    • Mar 26, 2019 8:00am - Mar 27, 2019 4:00pm
    • Chateau Louis - 11727 Kingsway Ave NW - Edmonton
    • Session #2
    • Apr 23, 2019 8:00am - Apr 24, 2019 4:00pm
    • Hotel Blackfoot - 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE - Calgary

Delivery Formats

In Class


Topics include:
-Lagoon microbiology
-Lagoon processes
-Seasonal and daily factors that affect lagoon activity
-Lagoon classification
-Federal and Provincial Regulations (specific to effluent quality only)
-Residuals Management
-Effluent re-use an emerging technologies
-Operation and maintenance of lagoons
-Discharge overview and procedures

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


$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.