Basics of Water Loss Control 0.4 CEU

Basics of Water Loss Control

MECP Director Approved 0.4 CEU, 4 hour course

In a typical water distribution system a large percentage of water is lost in transit from treatment plants to consumers. Leaks waste both money and a precious natural resource.

This course explores the many ways that leaks and other non-revenue water losses can be reduced or eliminated.

Topics covered during this course include:

–      Knowing that water utilities are the largest consumers of electricity
–      leaks can cause secondary damage to infrastructure, roads and buildings
–      leaks present a public health risk during negative pressure events
–      causes of leaks
–      leak detection methods
–      water audit process
–      documentation and record keeping