Water Main Installation
EL15 - Water Main Installation
Course Length: 3 Hours/0.3 CEUs*
Course Description: This course is designed as a follow-up to the Distribution System Materials and Equipment course. Suitable for entry-level operators, the course reviews information on water distribution system design and layout, excavation details and water main installation in an excavation, trench backfilling, pipeline disinfection, and system testing before a main is put into service.
- Select the most appropriate water system design based on water sources and local conditions.
- Design the proper installation of water mains.
- Determine the most appropriate methods for backfilling and main testing.
This online course does not
contain any audio or moderation. Please read each slide carefully.
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.