WQM 126 Safety & Security Systems

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Provides an in-depth study of all applied safety aspects in the water and wastewater industry. Topics of study include development of safety policies and programs, job safety orientation, driving practices, CPR / first aid, confined spaces, Permit Required Confined Spaces (PRCS), air monitoring and displacement requirements, safety with energy - electrical, mechanical and pressure - trenching, street work, laboratory, treatment equipment, construction vehicles/equipment, chlorine as well as other chemical handling, security and safety standards as determined by the Bioterrorism Preparedness Act of 2002.