Virginia Water Operator Continuing Education


Are you a water operator in Virginia who is needing to complete contact hours of training in order to be permitted to renew your license? Well, you have found the one-stop location for continuing education training courses that will help you complete those contact hours while also giving you a solid and comprehensive education.

What are the CE requirements for Virginia water operators?


Virginia CE Requirements are:

  • Class 1, 2 & 3 Waterworks Operators - 20 Contact Hours
  • Class 4 Waterworks Operators - 16 Contact Hours
  • Class 5 Waterworks Operators - 8 Contact Hours
  • Class 6 Waterworks Operators - 4 Contact Hours

VA 20 Contact Hour CE Package

20 Hour Course $ 165.00

A 20 Contact Hour CE Package for Virginia Water Operators.  Includes: Surface Water, Source Water, Coagulation, Sedimentation, Disinfection, Corrosion, Oxidation and Membrane Processes.


Packages

VA 16 Contact Hour CE Package

16 Hour Course $ 130.00

A 16 Contact Hour CE Package for Virginia Water Operators.  Includes: Surface Water, Coagulation, Sedimentation, Corrosion, Oxidation, Membrane


Packages

VA 8 Contact Hour CE Package

8 Hour Course $ 70.00

An 8 Contact Hour CE Package for Virginia Water Operators.  Includes: Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations, Corrosion Control and Membrane Processes.


Distribution

VA Water Distribution System Operation Overview - 4.5 Contact Hours

4.5 Hour Course $ 45.00

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


Packages

VA 4 Contact Hour CE Package

4 Hour Course $ 35.00

A 4 Contact Hour CE package for Virginia Water Operators.  Includes: Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection and Membrane Processes.


Distribution

VA Pipelines - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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

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


Distribution

VA Meters Valves and Hydrants - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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

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


Treatment

VA Sedimentation and Filtration - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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


Treatment

VA Coagulation and Flocculation - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

This course will fulfill 3 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Corrosion Control - 3 Contact Hours

3 Hour Course $ 30.00

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


Distribution

VA Pumps and Motors - 2.5 Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Groundwater Wells - 2.5 Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Distribution System Water Quality Issues - 2.5 Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

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


Treatment

VA Source Water Issues and PreTreatment - 2.5 Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

This course will fulfill 2.5 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Disinfection - 2.5 Contact Hours

2.5 Hour Course $ 25.00

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


Distribution

VA Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators - 2 Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

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

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


Treatment

VA Membrane Processes - 2 Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection - 2 Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

This course will fulfill 2 of your required hours for Virginia 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

VA Storage Tank Facilities - 2 Contact Hours

2 Hour Course $ 20.00

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