Water Pollution Control Program Offered by Tri-Valley ROP Application Period for 2013/2014 School Year

The application period for the Water Pollution Control class offered by Tri-Valley Regional Occupational Program will open soon.     If you know of someone interested in starting their Wastewater Operator education this next school year, direct them to the TVROP.ORG for registration information.   We encourage our WWTP partners to submit recommendations, so please feel free to contact Ray or Hugh.

Class Dates: Each Tuesday, starting September 3, 2013 thru June 3, 2014

Time: 5:00 pm thru 8:00 pm

Instructors:  Ray Busch and Hugh Logan

Class Description

This Regional Occupational Program is a career education program and partners with Regional wastewater treatment facilities for career development.   This course of instruction teaches wastewater treatment in the traditional classroom and develops specific operational skills with on-the-job training at local treatment plants.     During the nine-month program, students attend class each week, complete homework, and complete internship of approximately 12 hours per week.

Graduates are equipped for employment as a Wastewater Operator and related trades and are prepared to take certification exams administered by the State Water Resources Control Board.   Students complete CSU, Sacramento Wastewater Treatment, Volume 1 and Volume 2.

Financial Assistance

Many individuals are able to obtain financial assistance through their County Workforce Investment Board (WIB) or Private Industry Council (PIC).

Alameda County Workforce Investment Board (WIB)  www.acwib.org
Oakland Private Industry Council, Inc. (PIC)  www.oaklandpic.org

Costs

Adults Cost High School Students Cost
Tuition $650 Tuition no cost
Text Books $150 Text Books $100
CSU, Sacramento CEUs (optional) $150 CSU, Sacramento CEUs (optional) $100

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