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Water and Wastewater Operators School and Examinations

98th Annual Water and Wastewater Operators School & Examinations


University of Kansas Union
Lawrence, Kansas
August 1–4, 2017

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The 98th Annual Water and Wastewater Operators School & Examinations will return to the University of Kansas this summer. Register today for this important school in plant operations for water and wastewater operators of municipal water plants with the staff of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. View the agenda and general information page for additional information.


Tuesday, August 1—Pre-Operator School Workshops


Troubleshooting the Activated Sludge Process and Biological Nutrient Removal

This full day class is being provided by Burns and McDonnell Engineering and will cover activated sludge, trouble shooting the activated sludge process and biological nutrient removal.  This will be an excellent class for wastewater operators working in the day to day operations of an activated sludge plant.

Water, Wastewater Operators and Supervisors Orientation

This full day class provided by KDHE and the operator certification staff will cover all aspects that each operator and supervisor should know about the operator certification program. This class is a must for all newer operators, Operators-in-training and supervisors that are assisting operators through the operator training, certification, renewal and inspection process.

Collection and Distribution Safety

This full day class will be provided by Kansas Municipal Utilities and will cover the safety aspects that a collection and distribution operator needs to stay safe out in the field.  Even seasoned operators working in the field need to keep up on safety regulations and the equipment needed to protect themselves and their co-workers. 

Sponsored by the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) and University of Kansas Continuing Education

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