Water Distribution Operator 1

Prerequisite: Water Treatment Plant Operator1

This 4-week course 82 clock hours / 6.0 credit units provides an introduction to the principles of pressure pipe systems and the hydraulics involved in their operation. Design, installation, operation, and maintenance of basic elements of water systems including pipes, pumps, valves, meters, and related hydraulic units. Operations and maintenance safety considerations emphasized. The course prepares students for the California Department of Health Services Grade D-1examination.

Upon successful completion of the course the student will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Occupations/Job Titles:

11-3071.02 – Storage and Distribution Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate the storage or distribution operations within an organization or the activities of organizations that are engaged in storing or distributing materials or products.

Sample of reported job titles: Cold Storage Supervisor, Distribution Center Manager, Distribution Manager, Load Out Supervisor, Shipping Manager, Shipping Supervisor, Terminal Manager, Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Operations Manager, Warehouse Supervisor