The topics included in the Grade 1 Certification class and manual are listed below.
Manual Dedication: The Grade 1 Manual is dedicated to those authors in Florida that had the inspiration, the wisdom, and the will to develop a Pretreatment Certification Program. Without their dedication this certification would have been impossible for North Carolina. We are truly thankful to follow in your steps.
Grade 1 — 4th Edition
Chapter 1 Pretreatment Program History
Chapter 2 Program Communication and Relationships
Chapter 3 Safety Survival, Traffic Safety, Confined Space ,Chemical Hazards, Pathogens and Physical Hazards
Chapter 4 Wastewater Collections and Grease Control Program
Chapter 5 Wastewater Treatment, Preliminary & Primary Treatment, Secondary Treatment, Disinfection, Tertiary & Nutrient Treatment and Process Math
Chapter 6 Significant Industrial Users
Chapter 7 Sampling Introduction, Sampling Preparation, Wastewater Sampling Event, Sampling for Specific Pollutants, Field Analysis & Calibration,Custody and Documentation
Chapter 8 Flow Monitoring and Sampling Equipment
Chapter 9 Troubleshooting
Chapter 10 Sampling Practices