Wastewater Collection

WWW103 – 20.00 Hours


Details Buttons Dates Location Class Price Register Buttons
06/11/24 – 06/13/24 Rosenberg, TX EU WWW103 592 $470.00 Register
07/01/24 – 07/03/24 Live Online Instructor-Led Training EU WWW103 587 $470.00 Register
07/09/24 – 07/11/24 Jasper, TX EU WWW103 590 $470.00 Register
07/30/24 – 08/01/24 Marble Falls, TX EU WWW103 591 $470.00 Register
08/19/24 – 08/21/24 El Paso, TX EU WWW103 608 $470.00 Register
08/27/24 – 08/29/24 League City, TX EU WWW103 599 $470.00 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

**PLEASE NOTE** This course has been approved by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to fulfill 20 credit hours in the following operator license area(s):

– Wastewater Operator License

wastewater collection The Wastewater Collection course covers practical aspects of operating and maintaining a wastewater collection system. This course includes instruction in the importance of wastewater collection. During the course, participants learn the regulatory requirements of collection systems and collection system design parameters. Students also learn about the construction of a collection system, the use of lift stations, basic maintenance and operational procedures, industrial waste monitoring, collection system management and solving problems utilizing wastewater collection calculations.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Participant Must Provide

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the importance of wastewater collection.
  • Describe state regulatory requirements concerning the collection of wastewater.
  • Describe the design of a wastewater collection system.
  • Discuss the process in constructing a collection system.
  • Discuss the use of lift stations within the collection system.
  • Describe the methods in the maintenance and operation of the collection system.
  • Identify the various hazards to which a collection system worker is exposed.
  • Discuss the need for industrial waste monitoring.
  • Discuss the techniques used in the management of a collection system.
  • Solve mathematical problems pertaining to a wastewater collection system.

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for public works personnel and employees of a wastewater system.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 20.00 hours – Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
  • 1.00 hours – American Council on Education (ACE)

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: [email protected]