This online course
presents information on water quality standards and design criteria for water
treatment processes. The contents cover criteria to be followed in determining
the necessity for and the extent of treatment, and procedures applicable to
the planning of water treatment projects. The course materials are based entirely
on the Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC 3-230-08A) of the U.S. Department of Defense: Water Supply, Water Treatment. This course includes a multiple-choice
quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will:
The purpose of
this course is to provide guidance for selecting water sources and for developing
suitable sources of supply from ground or surface sources. You
are required to study the following Technical Manual of
Joint Departments of the Army and Air Force USA:
UFC 3-230-08A Water Supply: Water Treatment (73 pages, PDF file format, 1.5 MB).
click on the above underlined hypertext to view, save or print the document
for your study.
additional technical information related to this subject, please visit the following
websites or web pages:
American Water Works Association (AWWA)
US EPA: Where Does My Drinking Water Come From?
Water and Wastewater.Com
Once you finish studying the above course content you need to take a quiz to obtain the PDH credits.