EL154 - Physical Infrastructure Management
Course Length: 5 Hours /0.5 CEUs*
Course Description: Infrastructure maintenance is a critical component of each process and is relied on for consistent operations. The concept of asset management, as a part of GASB34, is a tool used by regulatory and finance officials to track the condition of infrastructure and to identify areas where added maintenance or capital projects may be needed. This course summarizes the basic utility processes (water treatment, wastewater treatment, water distribution, sewer collections), and the assets incorporated for each.
- List the basic components of a utility system.
- Describe basic maintenance methods.
- Know and describe why maintenance may not occur.
- Explain the importance of GASB 34.
- Summarize the risks associated with lack of maintenance.
CEUs *You may be awarded CEUs/PDHs for AWWA education programs by your licensing agency. AWWA grants Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this course at a rate of 1 CEU for 10 contact hours. It is the individual's responsibility, before registering for any education program, to contact his/her licensing agency: 1. To confirm that the education program is acceptable for continuing education credit towards your particular license; 2. To confirm what you need to submit for credit approval.