Indiana Water Operator Continuing Education


The courses here at AYPO Tech provide valuable information that will help water operators in Indiana to be more effective and successful. The available courses are approved by the State to provide hours of education water operators need to renew their licenses.

What are the CE requirements for Indiana water operators?


To renew an Indiana water treatment plant or a water distribution system operator's certificate you must complete the required number of continuing education hours prior to renewal:

  • Grade WT 1 = 10 contact hours
  • Grade WT 2 = 15 contact hours
  • Grade WT 3 = 25 contact hours
  • Grade WT 4-6 = 30 contact hours

At least 70% of the contact hours must be from the Technical category. All AYPOTech courses listed below are approved as Technical and can help you renew your certificate(s).


IN 30 Hour CE Package

30 Hour Course $ 275.00

This 30 Hour CE Package is built for water operators with grades WT 4, WT 5 or WT 6. This package includes: Surface Water, Source Water, Disinfection, Corrosion, Membrane, Water Distribution Overview, Pipelines, Meters, Storage Tank, Wells and Water Distribution Quality.


Packages

IN 25 Hour CE Package

25 Hour Course $ 225.00

Category: Indiana Water Packages Continuing Education

Class Summary:

This 25 Hour CE Package is built for water operators with grades WT 4, WT 5 or WT 6. This package includes: Surface Water, Source Water, Disinfection, Corrosion, Membrane, Pipelines, Meters, Storage Tank, Wells and Water Distribution Quality.


Packages

IN 21 CE Hour Package

21 Hour Course $ 190.00

This 21 hour package is built for Grade WT 3 operators. The package includes: Surface Water Treatment Plant Operators (3), Source Water Issues & Pretreatment (2.5), Sedimentation & Filtration (3), Coagulation & Flocculation (3), Disinfection (2.5), Corrosion Control (3), Adv. Oxidation & UV Disinfection (2) and Membrane Processes (2).


Packages

IN 15 Hour CE Package

15 Hour Course $ 140.00

This 15 hour package is built for Grade WT 2 operators. The package includes: Surface Water Treatment Plant Operators (3), Source Water Issues & Pretreatment (2.5), Coagulation & Flocculation (3), Disinfection (2.5), Adv. Oxidation & UV Disinfection (2) and Membrane Processes (2).


Packages

IN 10 Hour CE Package

10 Hour Course $ 95.00

This 10 hour package is built for Grade WT 1 operators. The package includes: Surface Water Treatment Plant Operators (3), Corrosion Control (3), Adv. Oxidation & UV Disinfection (2) and Membrane Processes (2).


Distribution

IN Water Distribution System Operation Overview (4.5 Hrs)

4.5 Hour Course $ 45.00

This course will fulfill 4.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Meters Valves and Hydrants (3 Hrs)

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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

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


Treatment

IN Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - 3 Technical Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Pipelines (3 Hrs)

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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

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


Treatment

IN Corrosion Control - 3 Technical Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Sedimentation and Filtration - 3 Technical Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Coagulation and Flocculation - 3 Technical Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Indiana 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.


Distribution

IN Distribution System Water Quality Issues (2.5 Hrs)

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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.


Distribution

IN Groundwater Wells (2.5 Hrs)

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Pumps and Motors (2.5 Hrs)

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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.


Treatment

IN Disinfection - 2.5 Technical Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Source Water Issues and PreTreatment - 2.5 Technical Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Indiana 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.


Treatment

IN Membrane Processes - 2 Technical Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Indiana 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

IN Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection - 2 Technical Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Indiana 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.


Distribution

IN Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators (2 Hrs)

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

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

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


Distribution

IN Storage Tank Facilities (2 Hrs)

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Indiana 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.