Tennessee Water Operator Continuing Education

If you are a water operator in Tennessee, you need look no further to find the courses that will provide the continuing education hours for water treatment and distribution that you need to renew your license. Here you will find continuing education courses written by experts and designed to give you the practical and informative training you need.

$100 TOP SELLER

TN 12 Hour Treatment Class - B

12h course

Our professionally-designed water treatment 12-hour course, including specific classes approved by the state of Tennessee, provides you with the continuing education needs for your water operators license renewal.

5.0 3 Reviews
$100

TN 12 Hour Treatment Class - A

12h course

Save on our 12 Hour CE Package. Includes: Surface Water (3 Hours), Coagulation (3 Hours), Sedimentation (3 Hours), Corrosion (3 Hours)

4.8
22 Reviews
$100

TN 12 Hour Distribution Class - B

12h course

Our 12-hour distribution package, including state-approved courses in all of the subject matter, is designed to make your license renewal clean and easy. This includes a study of disinfectants commonly used in water distribution, a tutorial on corrosion control, and more!

$100

TN 12 Hour Distribution Class - A

12h course

This specially tailored package, including all state-approved courses on these subjects, will cover pipelines, including operation, installation, and maintenance. Plus, we'll take a good long look at storage tank facilities and water quality issues and more!

$50

TN 6 Hour Treatment Class - A

6h course

Come take a look at our exclusive 6-hour Water Treatment course composed of all state-approved classes. In this course, we'll talk about the regulations governing drinking water and distribution, as well as the key processes involved, such as coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, and filtration. Plus, we'll look at surface water treatment plant operations, and more!

4.5
2 Reviews
$50

TN 6 Hour Distribution Class - B

6h course

Take a minute and check out our 6-hour distribution class which is made up of all state-approved lessons and provides crucial credit hours toward your water operator license. In our discussion, we'll cover crucial topics including water quality regulations and definitions, water quality sampling, and more!

5.0 3 Reviews
$50

TN 6 Hour Treatment Class - B

6h course

Save on our 6 Hour CE Package. Includes: Sedimentation (3 Hours), Corrosion (3 Hours).

4.7
15 Reviews
$50

TN 6 Hour Distribution Class - A

6h course

This special package includes all state-approved courses on these subjects, in which we'll look at the operation, installation, and maintenance of pipelines. Plus, we'll discuss NSF International, and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) combined standards for drinking water components, and more!

4.8
8 Reviews
$45

TN Water Distribution System Operation Overview - 4.5 Hours

4.5h course

This course will fulfill 4.5 of your required hours for Tennessee 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.

4.7
10 Reviews
$30

TN Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - 3 Hours

3h course

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

$30

TN Coagulation and Flocculation - 3 Hours

3h course

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

4.7
3 Reviews
$30

TN Sedimentation and Filtration - 3 Hours

3h course

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

$30

TN Pipelines - 3 Hours

3h course

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

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

4.5
15 Reviews
$30

TN Meters Valves and Hydrants - 3 Hours

3h course

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

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

4.6
20 Reviews
$30

TN Corrosion Control - 3 Hours

3h course

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

$25

TN Source Water Issues and PreTreatment - 2.5 Hours

2.5h course

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

4.5
4 Reviews
$25

TN Disinfection - 2.5 Hours

2.5h course

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

4.6
5 Reviews
$25

TN Pumps and Motors - 2.5 Hours

2.5h course

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

4.8
4 Reviews
$25

TN Groundwater Wells - 2.5 Hours

2.5h course

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

4.5
2 Reviews
$25

TN Distribution System Water Quality Issues - 2.5 Hours

2.5h course

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

$20

TN Storage Tank Facilities - 2 Hours

2h course

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

4.9
9 Reviews
$20

TN Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators - 2 Hours

2h course

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

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

4.9
10 Reviews
$20

TN Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection - 2 Hours

2h course

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

4.8
5 Reviews
$20

TN Membrane Processes - 2 Hours

2h course

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

5.0 4 Reviews

What are the continuing education requirements for Tennessee water operators?

Tennessee CE Requirements are based on the level of Certification:

  • Distribution 1 = 6 hours every 3 years
  • Distribution 2 = 6 hours every 3 years
  • Water Treatment 1 = 6 hours every 3 years
  • Water Treatment 2 = 6 hours every 3 years
  • Water Treatment 3 = 12 hours every 3 years
  • Water Treatment 4 = 12 hours every 3 years

Our courses are approved by Tennessee's Department of Environment & Conservation and will meet your CE needs.

In Tennessee licensees can not get credit for taking the same course two cycles in a row.

Tennessee State Approval Letters

STATE OF TENNESSEE
DEPTMARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATlON
WATER AND WASTEWATER CERTIFICATION BOARD
2022 Blanton Drive
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129
Phone (615) 898-8090 Fax (615) 898-8064
 
September 5, 2017
 
AYPO, LLC
Mr. Timmothy Bell
531 NE F Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526
 
Dear Mr. Bell:
 
The following is the status of your continuing education credit training activity request. (In the “Class Credit” column, WW = wastewater, WT = water treatment, DS = distribution systems, GS = collection systems and Any = all certificates). Any changes in the courses or the program activities from those specified in the initial application, written attachments or website description will void this approval. The Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Board may also void approval at its discretion. Only the classes listed below have been approved for credit. 
 
 
CLASS # CLASS NAME PROVIDER CLASS CREDIT HOURS CREDIT APPROVED
R13196 Surface Water Treatment Operations AYPO, LLC Any WT 3.0
R13197 Source Water Issues and Pretreatment AYPO, LLC Any WT 2.5
R13198 Coagulation and Flocculation AYPO, LLC Any WT 3.0
R13199 Sedimentation and Filtration AYPO, LLC Any WT 3.0
R13200 Disinfection AYPO, LLC Any WT or DS 2.5
R13201 Corrosion Control AYPO, LLC Any WT or DS 3.0
R13202 Advanced Oxidation and UV Disinfection AYPO, LLC Any WT 2.0
R13203 Membrane Processes AYPO, LLC Any WT 2.0
R13272 Pipelines AYPO, LLC Any DS 3.0
R13273 Meters, Valves and Hydrants AYPO, LLC Any DS 3.0
R13274 Storage Tank Facilities AYPO, LLC Any DS 2.0
R13275 Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators AYPO, LLC Any DS or WT 2.0
R13276 Pump and Motors AYPO, LLC Any DS or WT 2.5
R13277 Distribution System Water Quality AYPO, LLC Any DS 2.5
R13278 Water Distribution System Operation Overview AYPO, LLC Any DS 4.5
R13286 Groundwater Wells AYPO, LLC Any WT 2.5
 
Credit for program attendance will be awarded on the first attendance only, unless the program has been substantially revised. Credit hours in activities that are generic (approved for any certificate) will be attributed only to one certificate.
 
The Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Board must receive documentation of completion of a course in order for an operator to receive continuing education credit. If you, as the provider, choose to provide the Board with this documentation, the following is required to ensure timely and accurate data entry of credit: a certificate of completion, the student’s name and identification number and the certificate to which credit are to be applied toward.
 
This documentation can be provided either by you as the class provider or by the individual seeking credit. If you choose not to notify the Board, please understand that the students completing this training will individually be responsible for obtaining credit for the training. Each student will need to submit to this office proof of attendance as well as designate the certificate to which the course should be applied. This should be stressed to all participants.
 
Thank you for providing these continuing education activities. Call me at (615) 898-8090 if you have any questions or if I may be of further assistance.
 
Sincerely,
 
Sherry M. Messick
Certification Program Coordinator
 
SMM