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Water Technology Certificate

From sustainable water management to safe drinking water and environmental support, water quality affects everyone. Organizations must be especially proactive when managing this resource for the populations that depend on it. The Water Technology Certificate explores the latest trends, technologies and policies related to this field. Whether a federal employee, inspector or municipal facility manager, you can benefit from an understanding of the developments within the water technology industry. With topics spanning stormwater infiltration, sustainability, wastewater treatment, watershed planning and more, this certificate offers something for any interested professional. Work with our experienced environmental engineers to gain valuable knowledge and advance your skills in this vital industry.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify design and maintenance practices for stormwater systems
  • Apply documentation procedures to comply with state, local and federal guidelines
  • Assess sustainable water management practices
  • Evaluate plans and specifications to identify pitfalls on projects
  • Define the role of wastewater in the life cycle of clean water processes
  • Examine relevant regulations pertaining to safe water standards

Courses

To get started, choose from our broad selection of courses. Earn your certificate by attending nine or more days of related courses within two years.

Online course formats include live, course-paced, combined or on-demand. Blended courses offer both face-to-face and online components. View the session information on course pages for details.

CORE COURSESSummerFallSpringPrice
Design and Maintenance for Stormwater Infiltration and Green Infrastructure Practices$295
Ecosystem Services in Stormwater Best Management Practices$320
Environmental Regulatory Overview$495
Groundwater Treatment Design Workshop$495
Health and Safety Workshop for Engineers and Industry

11/11-12/11 Online

$495
Introduction to Air Pollution Control

9/10 Live Online

$495
Introduction to Wastewater Treatment$495
Native Landscape and Green Infrastructure Design for Stormwater$495
Sustainable Water Management - An IntroductionOnline – Register anytime$495
Wastewater Treatment Nutrient Workshop

10/15-11/15 Online

$495
Watershed Planning – Putting the Pieces Together$395
Wetland Hydrology$320
Wisconsin Sedimentation & Erosion Control Inspector (WISECI) Best Management Practices

11/12-11/13 Live Online

$395

Still Have Questions? Contact Us.

Marcia Gabriel, Program Director

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