Course Description

  • CEUs: 4.0
  • FDEP OCP 04251036: 4.0 DS DW WW

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

For assistance with this online course, please contact questions@ad.ufl.edu

This course is for informational purposes only, and will not meet the educational requirements to sit for the state operator exam.

The instructional materials will allow the student to understand the basic operation, maintenance and troubleshooting fundamentals of a community wastewater collection system.  This course consists of online exercises, presentations, self-graded quizzes/tests and a final exam.

You have six months to complete your course from your registration date.
You must complete each assignment with a minimum score of 70% in order to move on to the final exam.

Requirements for Online Courses:

  • You should be computer literate and familiar with PC-based systems to participate in the online courses
  • Prepayment is required before you will receive log-in information, including address and password
  • You must provide an email address at time of registration/payment
  • Courses must be completed within six months from your date of registration.
  • Certificate will be issued on the date you pass the final exam with 70% or higher.

System Requirements:

  • Pentium computer or comparable
  • Speakers and soundcard
  • Internet Connection – 28.8 minimum
  • Web browser – Netscape Navigator 4.0 or newer or Internet Explorer 4.0 or newer
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 3.0 or higher (Download free from WebCT site.)

Accessing the course:

  • Student will receive course access email once the registration has been processed by our office during normal business hours.
  • Once the registration has been processed by our office, you can expect the following:
  • You'll receive an email with your username and password for this training.
  • Follow the link to get started.
  • You will need to type in your username and password as it is shown in your welcome email.
  • Make sure you save this email to access the course each time.
  • Keep in mind that you must pass each assignment with a score of 70% or greater, and then you'll be provided access to the final exam.

If you are unsure about any of these requirements, please contact us before you register, and we'll be happy to assist.

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Learner Outcomes

Topics include:

  • Operation and maintenance of sewer pipes
  • Clean-outs
  • Sewage pumping stations
  • Manholes
  • Safety.


This course utilizes "Operation & Maintenance of Wastewater Collection Systems", Vol. I and II, CSUS Foundation.  Textbooks are included in registration fee. Textbooks will be shipped to you upon receipt of registration payment. Please allow 2-3 weeks for shipping. International shipments will be charged an additional fee. Please contact our office prior to registration for this information.

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Section Title
Wastewater Collection Systems Online
Start Now, you have 180 days to complete this course once enrolled.
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
WW Collection Systems Online 2024 non-credit $340.00
Drop Request Deadline
Transfer Request Deadline
Section Notes
  • This course is asynchronous, meaning you can sign up any time throughout the year.
  • You have six months from the date of your registration to complete your course in full.
  • Each student must use their own unique email address at registration. Multiple students cannot use the same email address.
  • If registering for an employee, you can request documentation and confirmation once the registration is completed.
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