ME Disinfection (2.5 Hrs)

$25.00

2.5 Hour Course

Course ID: 210-WT5O-AYP

Approved By: Maine Drinking Water Program

3.7 3 Reviews

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

This course will provide an overview of disinfection as a water treatment process. Students will learn about:

  • The history of disinfection as a water treatment - Discover how disinfectants have been used in water treatment in the past, and how regulations have come to govern the use of disinfectants in the present
  • Factors influencing disinfection - Uncover how certain factors, such as the number and location of microorganisms, their natural resistances, and their concentration and potency affect the effectiveness of disinfectants.
  • Types of disinfectants - Explore various types of disinfectants used in the water treatment process, including chlorine, sodium hypochlorite, ozone, and chloramines.
  • Proper chlorine dosing - Chlorine is the most common disinfectant used in water treatment systems. Learn about effective and safe dosing.
    • Disinfection Class [8 Activities]
      • 01. Disinfection Introduction Video
      • 02. What is disinfection?
      • 03. Types of Disinfectants Video
      • 04. Types of Disinfectants
      • 05. Proper Chlorine Dosing Video
      • 06. Proper Chlorine Dosing
      • 07. Conclusion
      • Course Introduction Video
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Achievement

Instructor Bio


tony goff water tech instructor atyourpaceonline
Tony Goff, holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Law and has over twenty years of experience in the water industry. Tony holds an upper management position with a large water district in Southern California. Tony is a Subject Matter Expert in the field of drinking water distribution and holds a treatment 5 certificate and a distribution 5 certificate.

Course Reviews

November 19th, 2018
The course was fine but the course kept hanging up and wouldn't let me finish. Finally got tech support to help and get me to the last page for my cert. Good support, a glitch in the course.

October 29th, 2018

November 27th, 2017