Water Distribution Certificate Engineering and Applied Technology Total Units: 6.0

Term Effective: Spring 2018

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Associate Degree Requirements:

The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:

For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter, a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis, is required for each course applied toward the major.


The Water Distribution skills certificate prepares students for California's State Water Resources Control Board, Drinking Water Operator Certification Program (DWOCP) Grade D1 & D2 examinations.

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Perform calculations common to the fields of water distribution technology, water treatment technology, and wastewater treatment technology.
  2. Operate all facilities in the potable water distribution system classified by the State of California as a Certified D1 Operator or Certified D2 Operator.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Water Distribution program are:

  • Complete 6.0 units from
    • Water Distribution

Water Distribution - complete 6.00 units
WTR 111Water Distribution System Operator3.00
WWTR 112Math for Water and Wastewater Technology3.00

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

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