Clackamas Community College

Workshop: Water & Environmental Technology (XWET)

XWET-C001  1-Day Cross Connection Specialist Update  
Not Offered Every Term  

Update on code information or any changes in the program.

XWET-C002  1-Day Tester Renewal  
Not Offered Every Term  

Update on OARs and hands on testing to recertify student for backflow assembly certification through the State of Oregon.

XWET-C003  2-Day Tester Retrain/Renewal  
Not Offered Every Term  

Review of backflow prevention assemblies used for water/wastewater system cross connection control. Review will include overview of hydraulics and degree of hazards, proper backflow installation procedures, and approved testing/troubleshooting procedures. Students will learn to identify common, actual, and potential cross connection hazards; students will be introduced to the basic requirements for carrying out a cross connection program. Upon successful hands on and written exam completion, students will be issued certificate of completion by OBT/CCC and transcripted for appropriate number of CEUs. Students will be able to apply to Oregon Health Department for recertification by that agency.

XWET-C004  4-Day Cross Connection Specialist Course  
Not Offered Every Term  

Designed to provide information to individuals involved in the protection of public water systems from contamination due to cross connections. This course should be of special interest to cross connection control specialists, plumbing inspectors, waterworks managers, and backflow device testers.

XWET-C005  5-Day Backflow Tester Course  
Not Offered Every Term  

Presentation of backflow prevention assemblies used for water/wastewater system cross connection control. Class will include overview of hydraulics and degree of hazards, proper backflow installation procedures, and approved testing/troubleshooting procedures. Students will learn to identify common, actual, and potential cross connection hazards; students will be introduced to the basic requirements for carrying out a cross connection program. Students will be able to apply to Oregon Health Authority for Certification by that agency.

XWET-C007  Water Environment School  
Not Offered Every Term  

Offerings include: Management & Supervision, Basics, Health & Safety, Technology, Operations, Distribution & Maintenance, Lab, Biosolids, Source Control.

XWET-C008  Waterworks School  
Not Offered Every Term  

Offerings include: Management and Supervision, Water Quality and Treatment, Distribution and Maintenance, Waterworks Basics, Customer Service and Safety.

XWET-C170  Math for Wastewater Operators  
Not Offered Every Term  

Math skill building and preparation for problem solving in the wastewater industry.