Course ID   68
Course Name   Operation and Maintenance Plan Workshop
Sponsor Name   PA DEP: Training Section
Primary Contact   William J McNamara 
Website   Partner Website
An O&M plan shuld describe what you do to operate and maintain your system. There are many benefits of recording this information in written plan. This plan gives you immediate access to: standard operating procedures; guidelines for start-up and emergency situations; equipment data ffor maintenance and parts replacement; organized records; detailed instructions for water sampling; phone numbers of key personnel, contractors, suppliers, and state and local officials; proper maintenance proceduces. Additionally, an O&M plan can be used as a training manual for future operators and satisfies a DEP requirement.
Course Level   Basic thru Advanced
Course Content    
As a result of this training, participants will be able to:
Complete worksheets which represent an O&M plan, locate information that isn't readily available, and update the plan as necessary.
Approved Industry   Drinking Water
Target Audience    
Operators of water treatment facilities that do not have a current O&M plan or new water treatment plant operators.
Training Format   Classroom
Type of Media    
Contact Hours   18.0