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Engineering Design - Precipitation, Coagulation, Flocculation

Credit: 14 PDH or CE Hours
Course Fee: $126.00
101 pages

Course Summary:

This course provides guidance to determine if precipitation, coagulation, flocculation (P/C/F) systems are applicable and guidance on how to properly design, specify and operate (P/C/F) systems to remove dissolved heavy metals from aqueous waste streams. This course applies to HQUSACE/OCE elements and USACE commands with responsibility for Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) projects.

Learning Objective:

  • Precipitation
  • Hydroxide Precipitation
  • Sulfide Precipitation
  • Carbonate Precipitation
  • Other Precipitation
  • Coagulation and flocculation
  • Coagulants, Polyelectrolytes and coagulant aids
  • Mixing- General discussion and theory
  • Treatability testing
  • Pre-treatment requirements
  • Equipment requirements
  • P/C/F system costs, start up and operations

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Course Content

Course Author: US Army Corp of Engineers

Course 1

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Certificate of completion of the course

This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.

This online PDH or CE course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.


PE Environmental Engineers

Safety and Failure Analysis

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