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Wastewater Treatment Training Program

Buffalo State University offers a NYS Department of Environmental Conservation approved Wastewater Treatment Training Program conveniently located in Buffalo, NY. This consolidated, in-person training will occur on weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Buffalo State campus.

Spring Courses Offered:

Basic Operations of Wastewater Treatment Plants (March 6 – March 17, 2023). Cost is $975. Required Text: Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plant, Vol I (purchase here) & Vol II, 8th ed. (purchase here)                                                                                                  Recommended Text: Advanced Waste Treatment by Kenneth D. Kerri (purchase here)

Basic Laboratory Procedures (March 27 – March 31, 2023). Cost is $575.                                          There are no recommended texts for this course.

Activated Sludge Wastewater Treatment Process (April 10 – April 13, 2023). the cost is $525. Required Text: Activated Sludge by Tim Hobson (purchase here)

Payment can be made by credit card or an invoice can be sent to the employer. Should you need another payment option, please contact our office at 716-878-5907.

Please Register here for this program.

For more information, you can email the CPS Program Coordinator, Cecilia Pershyn at


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Continuing Professional Studies

1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Cleveland Hall 210 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-5907 •  Fax: (716) 878-5930