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GRADE 1 COURSES

Water Treatment Exam Review – Grade 1

$99.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your entry level water treatment operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career in water treatment. There are 34 individual lesson modules included in this course: Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with […]

Wastewater Treatment Exam Review – Grade 1

$99.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your entry level wastewater treatment operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career in wastewater treatment. There are 22 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with […]

Distribution System Exam Review – Grade 1

$99.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your entry level Distribution System Operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career as a distribution operator. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water […]

Collection System Exam Review – Grade 1

$99.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your entry level Collections System Operator exam with confidence. There are 11 individual lesson modules included in this course. Collection System Design and Layout, Collection Equipment Maintenance, Collection System Maintenance and Repair, Lift Stations, Collection System Testing and Inspections, Collection System Rehabilitation, Collection System Safety, Unit Conversions, Area […]

GRADE 2 COURSES

Water Treatment Exam Review – Grade 2

$149.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your second level water treatment operator exam with confidence. There are 27 individual lesson modules included in this course: Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume, Weight Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, Pumps, The Metric System, Problem Solving, Math and Treatment Review, Flow Problems, Chemical Dose Problems, Source […]

Wastewater Treatment Exam Review – Grade 2

$149.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your second level water treatment operator exam with confidence. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume , Weight Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, Pumps, The Metric System, Problem Solving, Math and Treatment Review, Wastewater Flow […]

Distribution System Exam Review – Grade 2

$149.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your second level distribution system operator exam with confidence. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume, Weight-Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, […]

Collection System Exam Review – Grade 2

$149.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 2nd level collections system operator exam with confidence. There are 13 individual lesson modules included in this course. Collection System Design and Layout, Collection Equipment Maintenance, Collection System Maintenance and Repair, Lift Stations, Collection System Testing and Inspections, Collection System Rehabilitation, Collection System Safety, Unit Conversions, Area Calculations, Volume […]

GRADE 3 COURSES

Water Treatment Exam Review – Grade 3

$199.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your journeyman level water treatment operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career in water treatment. There are 28 individual lesson modules included in this course: Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding […]

Wastewater Treatment Exam Review – Grade 3

$199.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 3rd level water treatment operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career in water treatment. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with […]

Distribution System Exam Review – Grade 3

$199.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 3rd Distribution operator exam with confidence. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume, Weight-Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, Pumps, The Metric […]

Collection System Exam Review – Grade 3

$199.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 3rd level collections system operator exam with confidence. There are 15 individual lesson modules included in this course. Collection System Design and Layout, Collection Equipment Maintenance, Collection System Maintenance and Repair, Lift Stations, Collection System Testing and Inspections, Collection System Rehabilitation, Collection System Safety, Unit Conversions, Area […]

GRADE 4 COURSES

Water Treatment Exam Review – Grade 4

$249.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your top level water treatment operator exam with confidence and get you started on your way to a successful and satisfying career in water treatment. There are 28 individual lesson modules included in this course: Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding […]

Wastewater Treatment Exam Review – Grade 4

$249.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 4th level wastewater treatment operator exam with confidence.  There are 36 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume , Weight Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, Pumps, The Metric System, Problem Solving, Math and Treatment Review, Wastewater Flow Problems, Preliminary […]

Distribution System Exam Review – Grade 4

$249.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your 4th Distribution operator exam with confidence. There are 32 individual lesson modules included in this course. Basic Water Math, Unit Conversions, Working with Formulas, Understanding Percentages, Calculating Area, Calculating Volume, Weight-Volume Relationships, Force-Pressure-Head, Velocity and Flow Rate, Pumps, The Metric […]

Collection System Exam Review – Grade 4

$249.99
Pass your test the first time! No stress.  No worry. This course will prepare you to pass your collection system operator exam with confidence. There are 16 individual lesson modules included in this course. Collection System Design and Layout, Collection Equipment Maintenance, Collection System Maintenance and Repair, Lift Stations, Collection System Testing and Inspections, Collection System Rehabilitation, Collection System Safety, Unit Conversions, Area Calculations, Volume Calculations, Velocity […]

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Fresno State

Certificate in Water Treatment Technology

$1299
Earn your certificate in Water Treatment Technology through American Water College in partnership with California State University, Fresno. This is a one-year online certificate program. Students complete the program by watching online lectures, reading assigned texts, and submitting assignments online.

Certificate In Water Transmission Technology

$1299
Earn your certificate in Water Transmission Technology through American Water College in partnership with California State University, Fresno. This is a six-month online certificate program. Students complete the program by watching online lectures, reading assigned texts, and submitting assignments online.

Certificate in Water Treatment and Transmission Technology

$2495
Earn your certificate in Water Treatment and Transmission Technology through American Water College in partnership with California State University, Fresno. This is a one-year online certificate program. Students complete the program by watching online lectures, reading assigned texts, and submitting assignments online.

Effective Utility Management Certificate

$2995
Earn your certificate in Effective Utility Management through American water College in partnership with California State University, Fresno. Through the combination of online learning and classroom training events, you will gain the skills and knowledge you need to become an effective leader in your organization.

Effective Utility Management Certificate

$2995
Earn your certificate in Effective Utility Management through American water College in partnership with California State University, Fresno. Through the combination of online learning and classroom training events, you will gain the skills and knowledge you need to become an effective leader in your organization.

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North Carolina Water Blog

How to Study for Water Treatment License Exams – Part 3 of 10

  Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan Very few water treatment and wastewater treatment operators can pass their license and certification exams without putting in the time to study and review the required material.  In fact, the nationwide pass rate runs about 50%.  Only half of those taking a license or certification exam passes. […]

How to Study for Water Treatment License Exams – Part 2 of 10

How do you learn Best? Today we’re going to take a look at different learning styles and help you answer the question, “How do you learn best?” There are three primary learning styles that determine how we best learn new information and skills.  Each of us are usually a combination of all three, but we’ll […]

How to Study for Water Treatment License Exams

American Water College prepares water and wastewater treatment operators to pass their state license and certification exams the first time. We thought it might be helpful to share some of the things we’ve learned over past decade about how to study for your next state water or wastewater treatment certification exam.  In addition to this […]

How to Calculate BOD Removal Efficiency – Wastewater Math

Let’s take a look at how efficient a wastewater treatment plant is at removing BOD.  This is a percent removal problem, so let’s go to the board and see how to work this problem. The problem reads “What is the percent of BOD removed in a plant when the influent BOD is 245 mg per […]

Water Treatment Math | Chlorine Tablets – Chemical Dose Problem

Learn how to calculate Chemical Dose for Chlorine Tablets in this video. This is an example of our Five Step Process to solving math problems. If you are preparing for a certification exam, you may be interested in our FREE Exam Tips or in signing up for one of our Exam Prep courses. We are here to help you […]

Water Distribution | Cross Connection Control

Learn about Cross Connection Control in this excerpt from our Distribution System Exam Review course.       Topics covered include: Potential Cross-Connections Backflow due to Backpressure (Agricultural) Backflow due to Backpressure (Manufacturing) Backflow due to Backsiphonage Backflow Control Devices Air Gap Reduced Pressure Zone Backflow Preventer (RPZ) Double Check Valve Assemblies Vacuum Breakers – Atmospheric […]

Project Management | Work Breakdown Structure (Yard Project Example)

Learn about using a Work Breakdown Structure in this excerpt of the Project Management lecture from our Water Utility Management course.     For more information about effective utility management, check out our YouTube channel and the Effective Utility Management course found HERE. If you are preparing for a certification exam, you may be interested […]

Water Treatment | Well Construction

Learn about Well Construction this excerpt from our Water Treatment Exam Review course. If you are preparing for a certification exam, you may be interested in our FREE Exam Tips or in signing up for one of our Exam Prep courses. We are here to help you achieve your career objectives.