ERIC Number: ED207833
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Inorganic Analysis in Water Quality Control Programs. Instructor's Guide.
This two-part instructor's guide was designed for a five-day course for chemists and technicians with little or no experience in inorganic analyses. Part I provides information on course planning and management including course description, staff responsibilities, suggested course plan and agenda, timeline for planning and conducting the course, equipment list, description of nature, and sources and availability of instructional resources. Part II contains instructional package worksheets which provide a perspective of each analytical procedure, the learning achievement levels the students should attain, available audiovisual and other instructional resources, and an example course of action in pre-course preparation and classroom/laboratory instruction. Topics included within the course are: acidity, alkalinity, hardness, chlorine, total phosphorus, flouride, nitrate and nitrite nitrogen, total and suspended solids, turbidity and specific conductance, sample handling, compliance methodology, accuracy, precision and error of data, laboratory safety practices, and elements of quality assurance programs. (Author/DC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.