Filter Optimization Tips You Can Use
EL107 – Filter Optimization Tips You Can Use
Course Length: 2 Hours / .2 CEUs*
Course Description: Optimizing filter operation is key to consistently producing high-quality treated water. This course provides tips to improve filter performance through operational adjustments. The three most common filters (conventional dual media, direct filtration single media, and membrane) are discussed separately so that treatment plants using any of these technologies can benefit.
- Investigate filter backwash procedures that can improve turbidity.
- Optimize flocculation to enhance filter performance.
- Interpret results from research and experience that you can apply in your plant.
- Evaluate methods to ensure membrane integrity.
CEUs *You may be awarded CEUs/PDHs for AWWA education programs by your licensing agency. AWWA grants Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this course at a rate of 1 CEU for 10 contact hours. It is the individual's responsibility, before registering for any education program, to contact his/her licensing agency: 1. To confirm that the education program is acceptable for continuing education credit towards your particular license; 2. To confirm what you need to submit for credit approval.