Jim Newton, P.E., DEE
This six hour course provides valuable information for anyone who is asked to address energy management issues. Completion of this course will provide the student the necessary information and testing to meet the continuing education requirements in order to renew their licenses. It was designed by an instructor who has developed and implemented numerous similar training courses, and served on the steering committee for the development of the text.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:
The intended audience for this course is any professional who is involved in developing and implementing an energy management program.
Benefit to Attendees
Attendees of this course will understand how to select, design, install or operate and maintain a drinking water or wastewater disinfection treatment systems, and will greatly reduce the learning curve for any professional.
Manufacturing and government services such as water and wastewater utilities require energy. Energy costs are continuing to rise to almost unacceptable levels. The electric energy sources currently being used have significant climate change issues. Managing a facility’s energy is becoming an increasingly important issue for everyone. This course offers a unique approach that has proven highly successful in addressing quality, environmental management and occupational health and safety issues. It follows the Deming Plan-Do-Check-Act approach. It is expected that this approach will assist in addressing the energy management issues facing us all.
The associated course materials are contained in an Adobe Acrobat copy of the US EPA publication:
US EPA document “Ensuring a Sustainable Future: An Energy Management Guidebook for Wastewater ad Water Utilities”, January 2008.
Please click on the above underlined hypertext to view, download or print the document for your study. Because of the large file size, we recommend that you first save the file to your computer by right clicking the mouse and choosing "Save Target As ...", and then open the file in Adobe Acrobat Reader.
This course discusses the elements of a unique and proven process to develop and implement an energy management system at their facility.
For additional information related to this subject, please visit the following websites or web pages:
Environmental Protection Agency
Once you finish studying the above course content, you need to take a quiz to obtain the PDH credits.