Wastewater Technology (WWTR)

WWTR-150L Wastewater Treatment Lab I
2 Credits

Lab: 6 hours per week

Offering: Fall Only, All Years

This course applies the skills learned in MM-150, including safety practices, precision measuring, tool usage, mechanical drive systems, equipment installation, and alignment. Students will work on assigned tasks, projects, and performance tests.

Corequisites: MM-150

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WWTR-152L Wastewater Treatment Lab II
3 Credits

Lab: 9 hours per week

Offering: Spring Only, All Years

This course applies the skills learned in MM-152 including exercises in welding, coupling alignment and maintenance, bearing maintenance, pipe fitting, electric motor and control maintenance, and pump maintenance. Exercises in hydraulics components and troubleshooting areas are also included.

Prerequisites: MM-150, WWTR-150L

Corequisites: MM-152, MM-156

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WWTR-202 Wastewater Treatment Internship
3 Credits

Internship: 9 hours per week

Offering: Spring Only, All Years

This internship course introduces the fundamentals of wastewater treatment plant technology, operation, and maintenance employed in the industry. Topics covered include treatment methodologies, meter reading, basic sampling, plant operation, equipment maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting.

Prerequisites: MECH-210, MECH-211, MM-150, MM-152, MM-156, WWTR-150L, WWTR-152L, WWTR-210L

Corequisites: WWTR-205

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WWTR-205 Essentials of Wastewater Treatment Technology
3 Credits

Lecture: 3 hours per week

Offering: Spring Only, All Years

This course introduces the fundamentals of wastewater treatment plant technology and the various wastewater treatment philosophies employed in the industry. Topics covered include treatment methodologies, meter reading, basic sampling, plant operation, equipment maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting.

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WWTR-210L Wastewater Treatment Lab III
2 Credits

Lab: 6 hours per week

Offering: Fall Only, All Years

This course will give students hands-on exposure in a lab setting to the subjects covered in the MECH-210 and MECH-211 courses. The instruction will use a variety of mock-ups, trainers, and components to reinforce knowledge of systems, testing, troubleshooting, and repair procedures.

Prerequisites: MM-150, MM-152, MM-156, WWTR-150L, WWTR-152L

Corequisites: MECH-210, MECH-211

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