Idaho Water Operator Continuing Education


AYPO Tech is the IBOL approved provider of quality continuing education courses for water operators looking to renew their licenses with the state of Idaho. We provide courses of study covering everything from water treatment topics like surface water treatment and filtration to water distribution topics like pumps and pipelines.

What are the continuing education requirements for an Idaho water operator license?


To Renew a Water Operator License in Idaho you must:

  • Complete 0.6 CEU's (6 Contact Hours) of approved continuing education annually.
  • Keep documentation showing the completion of your CE on file in case of random audit.
  • Submit official renewal application with the appropriate fees to renew to the Idaho Bureau Of Occupational Licenses

Our online courses listed below are all approved by the Idaho Bureau Of Occupational Licenses to help you meet your continuing education needs and renew your operator license. Your official certificate of completion proving you completed an approved online course will be available to you immediately upon completion.


ID Source Water Issues and ProTreatment - .25 CEUs

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Whether your water comes from a lake, stream or groundwater basin, understanding your source is the first step in providing safe drinking water. This course outlines the various source water types and the important role they play.


Packages

ID 6 Hour Treatment Package - .6 CEUs

6 Hour Course $ 55.00

Save on our .6 CEU (6 Hour) Treatment Package. Includes: Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations (ID: WWP15026292) and Corrosion Control (ID: WWP15026297).


Packages

ID 6 Hour Distribution Package - .6 CEUs

6 Hour Course $ 55.00

Save on our .6 CEU (6 Hour) Distribution Package. Includes: Meters, Valves and Hydrants (ID: WWP16057322) and Pipelines (ID: WWP16057321).


Treatment

ID Disinfection - .25 CEUs

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Our Disinfection course focuses on the critical role that pathogen destruction and inactivation plays in the surface water treatment process and how necessary it is in producing safe drinking water that meets EPA standards.


Treatment

ID Membrane Processes - .2 CEUs

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

A membrane is a sheet of natural or synthetic material that is partially permeable to substances in solution. Membranes are used in various methods of water treatment. Students who take our Membrane Processes course will learn the uses and types of membrane processes including reverse osmosis, nanofiltration, and electrodialysis reversal.


Treatment

ID Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection - .2 CEUs

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Our Advanced Oxidation and UV Disinfection course will introduce water treatment and distribution operators to the operation, uses, and types of advanced oxidation and UV processes including ozonation and ultraviolet treatment.


Treatment

ID Corrosion Control - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

In our Corrosion Control course you will learn about the effects of corrosion on a water distribution system, the effects of contamination due to corrosion, and corrosion mitigation techniques.


Treatment

ID Sedimentation and Filtration - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Our Sedimentation and Filtration course focuses on the role that particle removal plays in the surface water treatment process and how necessary it is in producing safe drinking water that meets EPA standards.


Treatment

ID Coagulation and Flocculation - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Coagulation refers to the process of using chemicals that collect contaminants in water, creating larger particles that are easier to remove. Flocculation is the process of mixing these chemicals in the water to ensure higher rate of contact between coagulants and contaminates. In this course, we'll delve into the details of this fascinating water treatment process.


Treatment

ID Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

This course will provide an overview of surface water treatment plant operations. You will learn about surface water treatment regulations, and the basics of treatment processes, coagulation and flocculation, filtration, disinfection, corrosion control, and much more.


Distribution

ID Water Distribution System Operation Overview - .45 CEUs

4.5 Hour Course $ 45.00

This course will fulfill 4.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

This course will provide an overview of water distribution system operation. You will learn the basics of the entire water distribution system as we cover topics such as pipeline operations, pumps and motors, meters, valves and hydrants, SCADA systems, and much more.


Distribution

ID Pipelines - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

In our Pipelines course, students will discover the many important factors of operating, installing or maintaining a water distribution pipeline system.


Distribution

ID Meters Valves and Hydrants - .3 CEUs

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Discover how meters, valves and hydrants play vital roles in the delivery of safe drinking water to the public.


Distribution

ID Pumps and Motors - .25 CEUs

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.


Pumps and Motors is a course that details the types, components of and the proper maintenance steps for water pumps and the motors that drive them.


Distribution

ID Storage Tank Facilities - .2 CEUs

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

AYPO's Storage Tank Facilities course focuses on the types of storage facilities, functions of and maintenance of the tanks that store water for efficient delivery to the public.


Distribution

ID Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators - .2 CEUs

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

This course is intended to provide water operators with information on basic electrical concepts they will need in their career.


Distribution

ID Groundwater Wells - .25 CEUs

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

Our Groundwater Wells course is designed to introduce and cover the basic components and operation of groundwater wells along with the fundamentals of maintaining safe drinking water from this types of water source.


Distribution

ID Distribution System Water Quality Issues - .25 CEUs

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Idaho water operators.

AYPO's Distribution System Water Quality Issues course will introduce to water operators the many issues that must be present in order to achieve and maintain a safe and high-quality water supply in a distribution system.

Idaho State Approval Letters

700 West State Stree
P.O. Box 837200
Boise, Idaho 83720-0063
(208) 334-3233
FAX (208) 334-3945
E-Mail: ibol@ibol.idaho.gov
Website: www.ibol.idaho.gov

STATE OF IDAHO

BUREAU OF OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES

May 26, 2016

TONY BOWERS
@ FIRST ATTEMPT
531 NE. F STREET
GRANTS PASS OR 97526

RE Continuing Education Courses

Dear Mr. Bowers:

The Continuing Education Committee for the Idaho Board of Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals has reviewed your request for approval of the enclosed courses.

The enclosed courses have been approved for continuing education credits.

Please note the following information must be included on the certificate:

  • Course title must match the course title submitted on the CE application
  • Full Date of when the course was taken
  • Course Reference Number
  • Approval relevancy
  • Number of approved CEUs

The Drinking Water and Wastewater professionals Board encourages all CEU providers and trainers to post their approved CEU courses and scheduled training events at: https://www.deq.idaho.gov/water/TrainingEventCalendar/

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

Sincerely,
Killie LaBonte
SecretaryDrinking Water and Waste Water Professionals
Bureau of Occupational licenses
killie.labonte@ibol.idaho.gov

 

Course Name Course Ref No Course Dates CEU'S Relevency
DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM WATER QUALITY WWP15057327 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.25 Drinking Water
Professionals
 GROUNDWATER WELLS WWP15057326 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.25 Drinking Water
Professionals
BASIC ELECTRICAL CONCEPTS FOR WATER OPERATORS WWP15057325 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.2 Drinking Water
Professionals
STORAGE TANK FACILITIES WWP15057324 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.2 Drinking Water
Professionals
PUMPS AND MOTORS WWP15057323 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.25 Drinking Water
Professionals
METERS, VALVES, AND HYDRANTS WWP15057322 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.3 Drinking Water
Professionals
PIPELINES WWP15057321 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.3 Drinking Water
Professionals
WATER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM OPERATION OVERVIEW WWP15057320 04/21/2017 - 04-21-2018 0.45 Drinking Water
Professionals