Wastewater Operator Certificate (WWRO)
(CIP Code 150506)18 Semester Hours
The Wastewater Operator Certificate program is designed to assist students in studying for a license in physical/chemical or biological wastewater treatment, which is a requirement to progress in the field. This Certificate has been approved by the South Carolina Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation to count as 1-year of work experience toward an operator license after completion of the trainee year and successfully passing the State Certification Exam. Employment in the field of study or advisor approval is necessary for admittance into this program.
This program is an online program.
courses required to complete this program
Following is a list of courses required to complete this program. Since some courses are offered once a year, courses should be taken in the following sequence in order to complete the program in a timely manner:
EVT 206 Introduction to Environmental Compliance 303
EVT 254 Industrial Safety and Emergency Response 303
EVT 108 Basic Physical Chemical Wastewater 303
EVT 255 Solid and Hazardous Waste 303
EVT 109 Basic Biological Wastewater 303
EVT 110 Introduction to Treatment Facilities 303
This program is aligned with the following career cluster: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics