Course Description

  • CEUs: 1.2
  • TREEO FDEP OCP 04251026: CEUs 1.2 DS DW WW
  • FBPE Provider #0004021: 16 CEHs
  • Solid Waste Course #978: Landfill/TS/MRF: 8.0
  • Time of class Day 1: 8am-5pm
  • Time of class Day 2: 8am-12pm

Course coordinator: Areiole Williams areiole.williams@treeo.ufl.edu
Phone: (352) 392-9570 or 352-294-3877

This program is designed to provide utility staff with a deeper understanding of SCADA, control systems, their essential components, as well as keeping an eye trained on safety. It will provide water and wastewater utility staff with“ need to know” about the fundamentals of SCADA and operating platforms  to use them to their best advantage.

Learner Outcomes

In this course we will discuss:

  • Computer Hardware 
  • Cybersecurity 
  • HMI and Alarming software options
  • Communications
  • PLC Considerations
  • Reporting needs
  • Safety Components
  • Schematics and Drawings
  • Understanding NFPA 70E


Who should attend?

Current operators and managers of  SCADA systems. Those who have purchased or who are considering purchasing advanced controls will have an opportunity to note the function, advantages, and disadvantages of current SCADA programs used in the water and wastewater industry.


"This course gave me a better understanding of how PLCs, VFDs, PIDs and SCADA work and are tied together."
"This course seemed to benefit "New-to SCADA" people like me, as well as the experienced."
"The content will help with my understanding of SCADA plant operations and how to better understand programmer and how it relates to process issues.  Refreshing the importance of safety."
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