Do the job right with Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, Producing and delivering the highest quality drinking water takes skill, training, and knowledge. Water operators do it every day with the top training and best practices they get from Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, AWWA members' most popular choice for operator training and on-the-job reference. Covers all areas of water treatment operations, Every phase of a water treatment operator's job is covered: Us water quality regulations, Water sources, Well design and operation, Pretreatment, Coagulation and flocculation, Sedimentation, Filtration, Disinfection, Softening, Specialized treatment, Membranes, Testing, Process control and instrumentation, Safety, Record keeping and reporting, The revisions to Water Treatment Operator Training Handbook, Third Edition, were made with the need-to-know criteria for operator certification in mind. In addition to updating regulatory, technology, and process information and references, this edition includes additional information on membrane systems. It also includes a greatly expanded chapter on testing and laboratory procedures with testing protocol for most water quality parameters and common contaminants.