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Wastewater Collection System Operator


The Wastewater Collection System Operation class is designed to train personnel in the safe and effective operation and maintenance of wastewater collection systems. The class provides operators with information needed to operate and maintain collection systems efficiently and effectively.

Emphasis is on tasks performed by line maintenance crews. Various types of collection systems and

construction inspection are covered. Special attention is given to the duties of operations, maintaining lift stations, maintenance of equipment and sewer rehabilitation.

Other topics include administration and organization for system operation and maintenance. Students will also learn how to properly identify, solve, and record solutions to existing and potential collection system problems.

Program goals are to learn how to:

- Properly manage, operate and maintain all parts of the collection system, at all times.

  - Provide adequate capacity to convey base flows and peak flows for all parts of the collection system.

- Take all feasible steps to stop, and lessen the impact of sanitary sewer  overflows for all parts of the collection system.

  - Provide notification to parties with a reasonable potential for exposure to    pollutants associated with an overflow event.


This is a 6-day course which meets Tuesday & Thursday for 3 weeks at Marietta Campus, Bldg. H1128 from 3:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.

Upcoming SessionsJune 11 & June 13,                             June 18 & June 20, June25  & June 27


Cancellation and Refund Policy:

  • If CTC deems it necessary to cancel a class or testing session for any reason, you will be able to receive a full refund or transfer to another class date or testing session, if available.
  • Requests for refunds made at least 5 business days prior to a course beginning are eligible for a full refund.
  • There are no refunds for requests made less than 5 business days prior to a course beginning.
  • There are no refunds for TEAS/HOBET sessions; therefore, please verify with the program advisor that you have met program requirements, are ready to take the test and that you are available for this test date.

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