Project #1355

Installer Training Program

Principal Investigator
Research Manager
Mr. Jeff C Moeller
Texas A&M University
Decentralized Systems


The Installer Training Program conveys best practice standards for onsite wastewater treatment system installation processes. The report discusses treatment and distribution technologies available for managing wastewater onsite and establishes a benchmark for conducting installation and startup. The Program covers key aspects of planning, material and equipment selection, soil and site concepts essential to understanding how to protect the site during installation and inspection procedures. The training materials are available from 100 pages. Online PDF. (2010)
It was developed and produced by The Consortium of Institutes for Decentralized Wastewater Treatment (CIDWT), one of WERF's partners on the National Decentralized Water Resources Capacity Development Project (NDWRCDP). This product was not produced or peer-reviewed by WERF, but is being made available with permission to WERF members and others as part of WERF's partnership on the NDWRCDP.

Originally funded as WERF project DEC10SG06.