This course will utilize first person view virtual tours and demonstrations to replicate training usually delivered at our Hands-On Training at a Full Scale Water Plant. Live virtual and pre-recorded videos will focus on topics such as: flouride practices, lab safety & practices, filter backwash, chlorine cylinder and SCBA training, jar testing - turbidity, Colilert testing, membrane backwash, biological filter backwash, chemical addition, sludge collection & processing, and more. Virtual tours from various plants across the state of Virginia will highlight the diverse operations that make up our drinking water distribution systems.
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Section Title
Virtual Water Treatment Process at Full Scale Water Plants
Online, fixed date
Oct 25, 2021 to Nov 01, 2021
Contact Hours
Fees Starting at non-credit $0.00
Section Notes

*This course will be comprised of self-paced modules with a live welcome via Zoom on 10/25 and a final live discussion via Zoom on 10/29. Self-paced modules can be completed throughout the week of October 25th and ending on November 1st*

Location: Canvas - Zoom

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Tentative Program Schedule: 

Monday, October 25, 2021
                8:00 AM-9:00 AM           Live Zoom: Introduction, Introduction to Canvas, Course Objectives
                Self-paced modules open for viewing
Friday, October 29, 2021 
                8:00 AM -9:00 AM          Discussion
Monday, November 1, 2021
                Course Quiz due at 12:00 pm (noon)

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Another person may be substituted at any time for this program. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. In the unlikely event that this program is canceled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

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