Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-506-166 060655 Ground Water & Distribution
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-506-166 GROUND WATER & DISTRIBUTION ...physical, chemical, and biological principles of operation of groundwater and distribution systems. The basic unit processes, control parameters, and mathematical problem-solving related to groundwater facilities and distribution systems are introduced. Laboratory procedures and practices involved with operation of water analysis and treatment. (Prerequisites: 10-506-148, Environmental Chem Analysis; 10-804-113, College Technical Math 1A with a "C" or better)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Classify sources of drinking water
  2. Explain chemical, physical, and bacteriological standards of water quality
  3. Characterize groundwater wells
  4. Explain water treatment plant equipment
  5. Explain drinking water monitoring
  6. Describe groundwater and distribution operation & management
  7. Summarize small groundwater water treatment plant maintenance
  8. Calculate water storage and distribution parameters
  9. Explain proper plant safety strategies
  10. Apply general lab practices
  11. Interpret analyses of drinking water