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Essentials of Surface Water Treatment
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Class Description
Drinking Water Services (DWS) is offering a one-day class entitled "Essentials of Surface Water Treatment" that will cover topics including an introduction to various surface water treatment processes, disinfection practices, and regulatory requirements. Exercises will augment in-class instruction by covering how to develop a chemical feed pump calibration curve, determine adequate disinfection, and gain a better understanding of disinfection contact tracer studies. This course is designed for operators new to surface water treatment as well as experienced operators. This training will be offered 2-4 times per year in various locations around the state. The training is offered free of charge and participants are eligible to receive up to 0.6 CEU for attending.

Classes run from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM (PST). Class dates and locations are listed in the table below.

Essentials of Surface Water Treatment Classes for 2016
Date Location Driving/Parking Directions
June 22, 2016 Bandon
Bandon community Center ("The Barn")
Rooms 1&2
1200 11th St SW
Bandon, OR 97411
Directions (pdf)

Registration for the Essentials of Surface Water Treatment is handled by the DWS Portland office. To register, or for more information, contact Julie Wray at 971-673-0408 or, or complete and submit the Registration Form​. Class size is limited in some cases.

Class Credit
Upon completion of the class, attendees receive 0.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

Class Materials
Materials used in the Essentials of Surface Water Treatment class are provided below.