Fall 2012 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENVT 353    Science for Water and Wastewater Operators    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENVT 351
Course Transferable to CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will cover three topic areas, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics as they apply to operation, maintenance, and management of water and wastewater facilities. The course is intended to provide the student with a fundamental understanding of the sciences underlying studies of water and wastewater conveyance and treatment. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Abney              El Dorado EDC C101       15944 
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F         05:30PM-08:35PM LAB C.Abney              El Dorado EDC A104         


ENVT 357    Wastewater Operations and Maintenance II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENVT 356 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an advanced level of understanding of wastewater operations and maintenance. Topics covered include activated sludge, sludge digestion and solids handling, effluent disposal, plant safety and good housekeeping, maintenance, basic laboratory procedures, application of computers for plant operations and maintenance, analysis and presentation of data, records and report writing. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Boren              El Dorado EDC A214       15989 
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ENVT 359    Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENVT 358 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an advanced level understanding of drinking water treatment. Topics covered include drinking water regulations, laboratory procedures, iron and manganese control, fluoridation, water treatment plant design, advanced treatment process and technologies such as softening, membrane filtration and demineralization, instrumentation and control, advance plant maintenance and plant administration. This course provides the background into the importance of advanced water treatment, its functionality, past and present technology and the future of drinking water. Field trips and/or a semester project may be required. This course meets the initial education requirements for treatment operator certification exam. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Herrmann           El Dorado EDC A214       15990 
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ENVT 361    Wastewater Collection Systems Operation and Maintenance    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a basic level of understanding of proper installation, inspections, operations, maintenance and repair of wastewater collection systems. Topics covered include the wastewater collection operator, wastewater collection systems, safe procedures, inspecting and testing collections systems, pipeline cleaning and maintenance methods, and underground repairs. Field trips and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Neri               El Dorado EDC A214       15909 
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ENVT 498    Work Experience in Environmental Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity or job related to career goals.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill a 16 hour orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken four times for credit, when there is new or expanded learning on the job, for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16039 
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This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the three orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 10:00AM -12:00PM in FL1 207; Tuesday, August 21, 2012, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1 207; and Thursday, August 23, 2012, from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

T         07:00PM-07:50PM LAB A.Mansfield          Off Campus RCC 11        19344 Textbook
3 - 9 hours per week.

W         05:30PM-06:20PM LAB S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       19345 Textbook
3 - 9 hours per week.

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: December 4, 2012