8 Hour Course
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Course ID: 16687
Approved By: Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development - Mechanical Inspection Div.
This course explores blackwater, graywater, and rainwater drainage systems. It’s divided into three modules:
Module #1 Sanitary Drainage & Grease Interceptors: This module covers two related topic areas:
1) Sanitary Drainage Systems – the principles as well as the nuts and bolts of a well-designed system, with the following lessons:
2) Grease Interceptors – a practical guide including Required Locations, Types of Grease Interceptors, Installation & Maintenance & Sample Codes and Standards
Module #2 Rainwater Harvesting: This module provides a thorough grounding in all the components of a rainwater harvesting system, including practical design considerations, sizing, filtration, and how to estimate the amount of water that can be captured.
Module #3 Graywater & Private Onsite Water Treatment Systems (POWTS): This module covers two related topic areas:
1) Graywater Systems – a specific and detailed survey, including Basic Rules, Economics, Health Concerns, Estimating Graywater & Best Practices for Design, Installation & Maintenance
2) POWTS – History, principles, laws & regulations; key design considerations, septic tanks & soil absorption fields, alternative technologies, and commercial/institutional systems.