Tag Archives: contact hours

Summer/Fall Water Schedule at Santiago Canyon College

If you are in the Water industry, you know you need continuing education — “contact hours” as they are called in California — to renew your Water Treatment and Water Distribution certifications.  And if you are not in the Water …
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Paid Internship Opportunity

By and large, MOST subscribers are folks in the Water industry that look to us for continuing education/contact hours to renew their existing certification.  However, there are many MOST subscribers that are working hard to get into the industry for …
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Water Distribution Course — Online

Have you decided that you need D2 Water Distribution Operator certification from the State Water Resources Control Board?  Have you further noticed that to achieve this career goal you need to complete a “Specialized Training Course” acceptable to the SWRCB?  …
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Contact Hours Available Online

Is your New Year’s resolution to complete all your continuing education/contact hours soon enough to avoid the late fees assessed by the State Water Resources Control Board?  Well you might just actually accomplish this resolution with the help of Santiago Canyon …
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Fall Semester Online at Santiago Canyon College

As we noted last week, it’s back to school time.  Our Fall semester at Santiago Canyon College begins next Monday, August 22.  And there is still time to register.  Of particular interest to many of our MOST readers are three …
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Hydrogen Power from Sewage?

MOST was intrigued by an article with the headline “Flush, then fill up: Japan taps sewage to fuel hydrogen-powered cars” from this Sunday’s Los Angeles Times.  As MOST Subscribers realize, MOST knows his … sewage!  And energy and the environment …
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Fall Semester at Santiago Canyon College

We all remember how quickly our Summers elapsed while we were in elementary school, and maybe even beyond.  MOST is reliving this experience, recognizing that our Fall Semester at Santiago Canyon College begins in just three weeks.  We’ve got a …
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July 1 Deadline Approaches

Friday of this week is a very important deadline for those of you seeking certification as a Water Distribution Operator here in California.  Your application for the September 17 exam must be postmarked by July 1.  Here is the State …
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Water Distribution Exam Prep Course

Every semester at Santiago Canyon College, we offer a one-day Water Distribution Exam preparation course.  This semester, it will be on Friday, March 4, at our campus in Orange, California.  If you’re getting ready for the March 19 State exam, …
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Water Distribution Application Deadline

We almost forgot about this very important deadline!  Your application for the March 19 Water Distribution Operator certification exam in California is January 2.  You don’t have much time, but you do have enough! Your application must be postmarked by …
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Mixing and Coagulation

MOST subscriber Dan asked us recently how important Flash Mixing is for the ACTIFLOW process.  A very good question, Dan.  And here is our reply: Dan: I’m no expert on the ACTIFLOW system, but the chemistry of coagulation has to …
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Water Treatment Operator Exam Review

Are you taking the Water Treatment Operator certification exam in California on November 21?  If so, are you ready for it?  What is the best way for you to prepare?  As usual, MOST is the answer.  There is no better …
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Fall Semester Begins Next Week

You may have noticed the shortage of posts on the MOST blog.  You may even have wondered if MOST would ever reply to your emails.  The reason is this: MOST is enjoying the last days of our first Summer off …
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Sizing the Delta Tunnels

In yesterday’s Los Angeles Times, George Skelton seems incredulous that the planned Delta Tunnels must be so large.  But Mr. Skelton is a journalist, not an engineer.  And he didn’t do the math.  So let’s do it for him.  See …
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Distribution Certification Deadline

The next semiannual opportunity to take any level of Water Distribution Operator certification here in California is Saturday, September 19.  And if you wish to take the certification exam on that day, your application must be postmarked by July 1 — …
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