Synopsis: This online course provides the information you need to meet the challenge of operating your distribution systems to maintain flows, pressures, and high water quality. Class sessions will be held on May 19, 20, 26, and 27, 2021.
Start Time: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 8:30 AM
End Time: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 12:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Campus: Off Campus
City, State, Country: Online, XX XX
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207
Additional Information:

This course will provide the information you need to meet the challenges of operating a drinking water distribution system in order to maintain flows, pressure, and - above all - high water quality. Experts in the field will present information on the types of water quality problems associated with distribution system and how to prevent or mitigate them. Regulatory requirements and their impact on distribution system operations will also be discussed. A group of interesting and timely in-class exercises on Days 3 and 4 will bring together the concepts and techniques presented, while allowing for networking and idea sharing.

Topics will include:

  • Factors affecting distribution system water quality
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Planning and design issues
  • Monitoring, operation, and maintenance programs
  • Security issues and corrosion control
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public