This course provides an awareness level for employees who may witness or discover a hazardous waste release. This course covers the OSHA mandated 8 hours of annual refresher training for the 24 hour and 40 hour HAZWOPER. Topics include: legal overview, properties and identification of hazardous materials, protective equipment, use of instrumentation, and incident planning. This course can also be delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for additional information.

 

Days Dates Time Hours Price
M Nov. 16, 2020 8:30 – 5:30 8 $299
M May 17, 2021 8:30 – 5:30 8 $299

This five-day course is designed for persons who respond to a hazardous waste release to stop the release. The program includes intensive classroom and practical dress-out spill/cleanup exercises. Legal overview of regulations, basic toxicology, site characterization and analysis, monitoring equipment, spill mitigation, drum over-pack and repair, and full dress field exercises are included. This course meets the OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 training requirements. The 40 hour HAZWOPER certification requires an 8 hour annual refresher. This course can also be delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for additional information.

 

Days Dates Time Hours Price
M, T, W, Th, F May. 17-21, 2021 8:30 – 5:30 40 $799

This three-day course is designed for employees who respond to a hazardous waste release for the purpose of protecting property, persons, or the nearby environment, but is not responsible for stopping or cleaning up the release. Topics include: legal overview, properties of hazardous materials, use of respiratory protection and personal protective equipment, spill remediation, and decontamination techniques, and a dress-out field exercise. This course meets the OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 training requirements. The 24-hour HAZWOPER certification requires an 8 hour annual refresher. This course can also be delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for additional information.

 

Days Dates Time Hours Price
MTW May 17-19 2021 8:30 – 5:30 24 $599

These online classes allow students to view presentations that were scheduled for the 2020 South Carolina Environmental Conference. The courses will focus on topics related to Distribution & Collection, Wastewater Treatment and Water Treatment (presenters are listed below). Each course has eight 30-minute presentations with a short assessment at the end of each presentation. These courses are intended for licensed engineers. It is the responsibility of the participant to select courses that are relevant to their profession. These courses will not count toward CEU requirements for South Carolina water & wastewater operators. Each course is 4 PDHs and is $75/person.

 

Each course must be completed in its entirety by September 30, 2020 to earn 4 PDHs – partial credit is not awarded. Certificate of Completion will be issued upon successful completion.

 

Click here for a registration form.

 

COURSE NAME: Distribution & Collection           

PRESENTERS:

                    Aaron Frazier, Frazier Engineering

                    Jason Gillespie, Renewable Water Resources

                    Bryon Livingston, Black & Veatch

                    Alicia Pajares, AECOM

                    Alex Palmatier, HDR

                    Phillip Sexton, North Charleston Sewer District

                    John Simpson, McWane Ductile

                    Ross Wattay, Mount Pleasant Waterworks

 

COURSE NAME: Wastewater Treatment               

PRESENTERS:

                    Mudit Gangal, Ovivo USA, LLC

                    Carter Hubard, W.K. Dickson & Co., Inc.

                    Jonathan Lapsley, CDM Smith

                    Don Lee, Wright Pierce

                    Kevin Nash, RK&K

                    Paul Petersen, Atlas Copco

                    Darin Skutt, Carus Corporation

                    Brian Tripp, W.K. Dickson & Co., Inc.

 

COURSE NAME: Water Treatment         

PRESENTERS:       

                     Samantha Black, HDR

                     Salvador Dominguez, Xylem

                     Adam Faschan, Ardurra & Patrick Donart, Gulf Coast Water Authority

                     Paul Hargette, Black & Veatch

                     Katie Hay, Black & Veatch

                     Thomas Mann, Davis & Floyd, Inc.

                     Mike McGill, WaterPIO

                     Doug Morton, RK&K

For more information email: etc@cctech.edu 

This 6-hour course focuses on safety topics specific to the water/wastewater industry. Topics include: confined space, bloodborne pathogens, electrical hazards, hazardous communication, lockout/tagout, and personal protective equipment. This course meets ABC’s continuing education requirements for approved course topic criteria for water treatment, water distribution, biological, PC, and well driller. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for more information. Cost is $125 per person.

This 4-hour course will cover the labeling & marking shipments, placarding, packaging, and manifesting of hazardous materials. This course meets the DOT renewal requirement as listed in 49 CFR 172 (must be renewed every three years) and the annual RCRA renewal requirement. This course can be delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for additional information.

This 12-hour math course is beneficial for water and wastewater operators. The course involves practicing math calculations that apply to treatment facilities. Course topics include a basic math review, decimal equivalents, conversions, formulas, units of measure, word problems, and calculating dosages. Other course topics may include problems related to coagulation, chemical feeders, clarification, chlorination, fluoride, filtration, hydraulics, motors, pumps, and flow rates. This course meets ABC’s continuing education requirements for approved course topic criteria for water treatment, water distribution, biological, PC, and well driller. Call the SCETC at 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu if you would like to schedule this course at your facility.

Days Dates Time Hours Price
MT Feb. 22-23, 2021 8:30 – 3:30 12 $399
ThF May 6-7, 2021 8:30 – 3:30 12 $399
This course is also offered online

This 6-hour math course is beneficial for water and wastewater operators. The course involves practicing math calculations that apply to treatment facilities. Course topics include a basic math review, decimal equivalents, conversions, formulas, units of measure, word problems, and calculating dosages. This course meets ABC’s continuing education requirements for approved course topic criteria for water treatment, water distribution, biological, PC, and well driller. Call the SCETC at 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu if you would like to schedule this course at your facility.

Days Dates Time Hours Price
M Feb. 22, 2021 8:30 – 3:30 6 $225
Th May 6, 2021 8:30 – 3:30 6 $225
This course is also offered online

This 8-hour course covers loading & unloading, storing, transporting, packaging, labeling, marking, placarding, manifesting and emergency preparedness to accidents involving hazardous materials. This course meets the DOT renewal requirement as listed in 49 CFR 172 (must be renewed every three years) and the annual RCRA renewal requirement. This course can be delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email etc@cctech.edu for additional information.

Between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2021, every South Carolina well driller must obtain twelve (clock hours) continuing education units or pass an exam of the next highest level. Well drillers should keep records of all courses attended. When you receive your renewal form in 2021, there will be a space to record the number of hours you have received. Continuing education can be obtained from schools, workshops, seminars, conferences, online training and/or in-house training sessions. For more information visit the SC Environmental Certification Board website at http://www.llr.sc.gov/env/.

A number of courses meet approved course topic criteria for well drillers.

·        Electrical Maintenance – 6 hours

·        Pump Maintenance – 6 hours

·        Basic Math (online & classroom) – 6 or 12 hours

·        Advanced Math (online & classroom) – 6 or 12 hours

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