COURSE NAME:Advanced Waste Treatment


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This course provides training in the development of new and existing water sources. It focuses on ground and surface water sources as they relate to the way drinking water is treated and distributed. Areas of study include basic water supply hydrology, groundwater sources, surface water sources, emergency and alternate water sources, source water conservation, source water quality, and source water protection.



After you have completed the work in this course, you should be able to:

  • Define and describe water supply hydrology.
  • Define groundwater sources and describe how they are accessed and maintained.
  • Describe and discuss surface water sources.
  • Describe the factors influencing source water quality.
  • Describe emergency and alternative water sources.
  • Describe the basic principles of source water protection management and planning.


Module A: Water Supply Hydrology

  • Explain the basic properties of water and the hydrological cycle.
  • Explain the key terms and the fundamental aspects of the movement of groundwater.
  • Explain the various surface waters and know some of the influences affecting the quantity and quality of water.
  • Discuss water quality constituents in domestic water supplies.
  • Outline conversion factors and formulas used in the water industry.

Module B: Groundwater Sources

  • Explain the common components of a domestic drinking water well and the key terms used to describe the effects wells have on the surrounding aquifers.
  • Explain the most appropriate location to install a groundwater well.
  • Explain the common types of wells used for groundwater sources.
  • Explain the common components and development techniques of a groundwater well.
  • Explain basic aquifer performance evaluation techniques.
  • Explain the general operation, maintenance, and record keeping involved with the operation of groundwater drinking water systems.
  • Explain how to properly decommission a well after it has been taken out of service.
  • Explain the role springs and infiltration galleries have in regard to the interaction between ground and surface waters.

Module C: Surface Water Sources

  • Discuss the key factors influencing the flow of surface runoff.
  • Discuss the key requirements new and existing water systems have of their surface water supplies.
  • Explain the common ways source water is stored for domestic drinking water systems.
  • Explain intake structures used to draw surface water into the system.
  • Explain the common operational problems surface water supply systems face.

Module D: Factors Influencing Source Water Quality

  • Identify factors affecting source water supplies influenced by natural phenomena.
  • Identify factors affecting source water supplies influenced by human activities.

Module E: Emergency and Alternative Water Sources

  • Identify some of the main causes of source water supply loss.
  • Identify alternative supplies and ways of supplying water in the event the usual source is deemed unavailable, unusable or insufficient.
  • Identify the points to consider when evaluating and designing an interconnection between water systems.
  • Identify the provisions to be incorporated into a community’s ERP to temporarily supplement a water system.
  • Explain the way water can be reused to supply or reduce the demand on domestic water systems.

Module F: Water Source Protection

  • Explain the fundamental principles of source water protection and management.
  • Explain the concept of groundwater protection planning.



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