EN-006 Oily Wastewater Collection and Treatment: 6 PDH
Description of Oily Wastewater Collection and Treatment course
The Oily Wastewater Collection and Treatment online PDH course is a part of the Environmental Engineering category of courses. This course provides an introduction to oil wastewater collection and distribution. Oily wastewater typically is found aboard ships, and at seaports, airports, fuel farms, and industrial facilities. Section 311(b)(3) of the FWPCA prohibits the discharge of oil in harmful quantities into or upon the navigable waters of the United States. As indicated in the Title 40 CFR Part 110, Discharge of Oil, discharges in quantities that violate applicable water quality standards and cause a visible sheen upon the water are considered harmful. Treatment of oil discharges or oily wastes is frequently required.
After completion of this course you will have an understanding of methods and techniques for collecting and treating oily wastewater.
This course is intended for civil, environmental and mechanical engineers, and other design and construction professionals wanting an introduction to methods for collection and treatment of oily wastewater generated at facilities such as seaports, airports, fuel storage facilities, and various industrial sites.
At the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Learn about oily wastewater collection and treatment aboard ships and at seaports;
- Learn about typical oily wastewater effluent characteristics;
- Learn methods of point source control;
- Learn how to dispose of oily waste and sludge that results from collection and treatment;
- Learn how to estimate oily wastewater quantities generated at seaports;
- Learn about shoreside collection systems; and
- Learn about chemical treatment systems and methods,
Refunds and Cancellation Policies
The course is accepted by the Professional Engineering boards in states listed on this page. In an unlikely case the course is not accepted by the board listed on this page, we will refund the full payment and will pay for you to take another course of equivalent monetary and PDH / CEU value. For complete list of courses related to Environmental Engineering category of courses please click here.
Length of the Course / Activity
This course is intended to be studied at self-pace and it should take on average of 6 hour to read and be able to comprehend the material to successfully past the online quiz.
To receive the certificate of completion for the above 6 PDH online course, you will need to take a 30-question multiple choice quiz based on the reference material supplied and pass with minimum score of 70%. There is no time limit for the quiz and it can be taken multiple times until a passing score of 70% is achieved.
Certificate of Completion
Once you achieve a passing score of 70% on the quiz you will receive and be able to print your Certificate of Completion as a record of your continuing education. PDH Star will keep a record of your certificate for the duration as required by your state of licensure. You will be able to log on to your account and view and print your past Certificate of Completion.
This course is accepted in all states mandating continuing education:
AK, AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY
For detailed state by state requirements click here.
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- Lectures 1
- Quizzes 1
- Duration 6 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self