Seminar Topic DescriptionsFrequently Asked Questions About On-Line Training

Seminar Topic DescriptionsDownload the Training Unit Matrix for On-Line training courses.

Seminar Topic DescriptionsDownload topic descriptions for On-Line training courses.

On-Line Training Courses

Please be patient as it may take a moment or two for the presentations to load. The presentations include mini-quizzes interspersed throughout the training and one big quiz at the end.

Training Units APPROVED for Colorado

Selected Courses also APPROVED for Nebraska

You will receive a Training Unit certificate regardless of whether or not a passing score is achieved on the final quiz.  We use the quizzes to engage our viewers, reinforce learned concepts, and to verify attendance.

To attend an on-line training class, select the class from the shopping cart menu below.  After payment has been received, you'll be directed to our training site. Courses are priced at $20 per contact hour.  One contact hour = 0.1 TUs.


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Course Title Length, Minutes Cost  
Math Modules      
      Unit Conversions
      (Free Version. No TU)
35 $10
      (Free Version. No TU)
33 $10
      Chemical Dosing
      (Free Version. No TU)
33 $10
Universal Courses      
      Pumps 90 $30
      Hydraulics Basics*  60 $20
      Hydraulics of Pumped Systems  120 $40
      Corrosion Control  120 $40
      Maintenance of Wastewater Facilities  90 $30
      Trenching and Shoring  120 $40
      Confined Space Entry  90 $30
Collection Systems Courses      
      Introduction to Collection Systems  90 $30
      Collection Systems Inspect, Test, and Clean - Part 1  120 $40
      Collection Systems Inspect, Test, and Clean - Part 2  120 $40
      Lift Stations  60 $20
      Pretreatment and Pollution Prevention  150 $50
Wastewater Treatment Courses      
      Intro to Wastewater Treatment: A Plant Overview  90 $30
      What's In My Wastewater?  Definitions and Ratios  90 $30
      Fixed Film:  Trickling Filters and RBCs  90 $30
      Lagoons and Wetlands  120 $40
      Lagoons and Fixed Film (older)  90 $30
      Activated Sludge Basics  150 $50
      Activated Sludge Basics: A Mechanical Approach  120 $40
      Activated Sludge Microbiology - Part 1  60 $20
      Activated Sludge Microbiology - Part 2  60 $20
      Types of Activated Sludge Systems  90 $30
      Nitrogen Removal: Nitrification and Denitrification*  120 $40
      Phosphorus Removal: Biological and Chemical*  90 $30
      Secondary Clarifiers and SPA  90 $30
      Activated Sludge Process Control
      Tests and Troubleshooting 
120 $40
      IFAS and Membrane Systems      Coming Soon!
      Disinfection - Wastewater Focus*  90 $30
      Intro to Solids Handling and 503 Regulations  90 $30
      Aerobic and Anaerobic Digestion  120 $40
      Belt Filter Presses  90 $30
      Centrifuges  90 $30
      Odor Control  90 $30
      Lab - pH, Alkalinity, BOD, and Winkler  120 $40
      Lab - Total Suspended Solids Testing  60 $20
      Lab - Fecal Coliform Testing  90 $30
      Proper Use of Spectrophotometers  60 $20
      Basic Chemistry  120 $40
      Treatment of Metal Wastestreams  60 $20
Water Treatment Courses     Coming Soon!

Note: W = Water, WW = Wastewater, I = Industrial, C = Collections, D = Distribution

Our training classes are APPROVED for Training Units in Colorado.  Courses marked by an * are also approved in Nebraska.

Please refer to the following table to determine how many TUs can be obtained from successfully completing each on-line training class.

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