Pumps & Hydraulics Workshop


0.3 CEUs


Day 1

On the first day of training we will be focused on pump types and how they are used in applications.

- Centrifugal pump basics and examples

- Positive Displacement pump basics and examples

- Strengths and limitations of both pump types

- Specialized pumps in Municipal applications (Solids handling, Metering/Dosing, Staged Booster)

Day 2

The second day will be used to focus on problem solving and troubleshooting pumping equipment
- Calculating basic system curves (reading pressure gauges with pump curves)

- Troubleshooting/Commissioning pumps (cavitation, air entrainment, high amperage draw, etc)

- Start-up documentation

- Hydraulic analysis (basic transient behaviour)

- Dealing with “Flushable” wipes

Delivery Formats

There are no available options for this course at this time - please contact .


$100.00 Must have current SWWA Membership

$200.00 Non-Members

$75.00 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current SWWA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.