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

This course will provide an overview of corrosion control. Students who take this course will learn about:

  • The public health effects of copper and lead contamination - Learn about the the EPA's Lead and Copper Rule and how high levels of these two contaminants can lead to serious health issues.
  • Sample levels - Be informed of safe levels of various contaminants caused by corrosion.
  • Corrosion control through chemical addition - Discover what chemicals may be safely added to a water supply to limit corrosion.
  • Cathodic protection - Explore how electrical current can be used to neutralize corrosion of metal exposed to water.
  • Approved By: Dept. of Environment And Natural Resources

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.