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Water Sources, Quality Parameters, & SDWA (WD-76e)

Every water operator needs to have an understanding of the fundamental principles contained within the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974. This class reviews water quality requirements and subsequent regulations before 1974 and after with emphasis on the basic changes made to the legislation through federal amendments that considered new public health threats. Students will learn about the history of drinking water and SDWA history, development of SDWA drinking water standards, drinking water quality rules and regulations, surface water supply resources, ground water supply resources, water quality, surface water and groundwater treatment, and water distribution systems.
  • Chapter 1 Water Sources, Quality Parameters & The Safe Water Drinking Act
  • Chapter 1 Quiz
  • Chapter 2 Primary and Secondary Drinking Water Standards
  • Chapter 2 Quiz
  • Chapter 3 Drinking Water Quality Rules & Regulations
  • Chapter 3 Quiz
  • Chapter 4 Surface Water Supply Resources
  • Chapter 4 Quiz
  • Chapter 5 Ground Water Supply Resources
  • Chapter 5 Quiz
  • Chapter 6 Water Quality and the Safe Drinking Water Act
  • Chapter 6 Quiz
  • Chapter 7 Surface and Groundwater Treatment
  • Chapter 7 Quiz
  • Chapter 8 Water Distribution Systems
  • Chapter 8 Quiz
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 1 year