WO 051 - Lagoon Design, Operation and Maintenance

This 1 day course is designed to increase the participants? knowledge in regards to conventional wastewater treatment lagoons.
The course describes many aspects of lagoon operation that have been taken from manuals and research papers specifically oriented to lagoons in northern climates. Lagoon design is discussed in some detail, focusing on typical dimensions and sizing as well as mechanisms of contaminant removal. Lagoon operation is described so as to be beneficial to the informed operator. Maintenance aspects are also discussed, as are methods of optimizing lagoon treatment. Finally, process monitoring and safety aspects are discussed, as they are critical to every operator and visitor to a lagoon facility. This course also makes specific reference to the recently released Wastewater Effluent Systems Regulations.

This course is especially recommended for wastewater operators and is relevant to health professionals, supervisors, technicians and homeowners involved and/or interested in water quality and wastewater treatment.

Accepted as Core for WWT - SWWS - For 0.60 CEUs
Provider: Yukon College

This course will typically be offered every 2 years at Ayamdigut and was last held in February 2017.

Attendees need to bring steel toed boots


Credits: 0.0
no scheduled sessions