Public water system components must be disinfected prior to being placed into service, to protect drinking water from becoming contaminated by pathogens. This course reviews the surface disinfection methods defined in AWWA standards, including for water mains, storage tanks, filters, and wells. After completing this course, you should have the basic knowledge and skills for planning and overseeing the disinfection of water system components.
The following topics are covered:
â€¢ Purpose of surface disinfection
â€¢ Regulations and industry standards
â€¢ Disinfection chemicals
â€¢ Disinfection of Water Mains
â€¢ Disinfection of Water Storage Facilities
â€¢ Disinfection of Water Treatment Plant Components
â€¢ Disinfection of Raw Water Wells
Field disinfection report examples and excel templates are provided for free with this course.