High Purity Water Treatment Education for Service Professionals

Elevate your experienced service personnel to professionals capable of critically evaluating treatment system performance. This Web-based, virtual classroom program focuses on acceptable procedures for system installation, troubleshooting, and professional conduct. It teaches the right approach to solving problems in the field and reducing the trial-and-error learning that high-risk jobs cannot afford. In addition to topics on system installation and troubleshooting, students will learn the culture of various industries using high-purity water, the importance of proper documentation, and other valuable tips so they can professionally represent themselves and their employer.

The program consists of 25 recorded PowerPoint presentations and post-lesson quizzes to reinforce the presented concepts. All but the first presentation are accredited for WQA Continuing Professional Development (CPDs) at 0.1 CPD each. 

Who should use this program?

The High Purity Water Treatment Education Program is appropriate for:

  • Service personnel currently working on or planning to work on High Purity treatment systems

  • Technical sales professionals

  • Facilities managers

  • Industrial water system operators

  • Applications engineers 

Fees and Registration Information

The courses may be purchased through the WQA Store individually or in bulk.


WQA Member Price 

Non-Member Price

Industrial High Purity Water Treatment Systems 101
(25 one-hour presentations)



Individual presentations

$60.00 each

$90.00 each

5 or more individual session or course purchases

Please contact WQA Publications to order, (630) 929-2508 or dleblanc@wqa.org

 15% discount

15% discount 

About the course designers and instructors

 The WQA Industrial High Purity Water Education Program is the culmination of numerous years of work by the volunteers of the Industrial Education Task Force. The task force members and course instructors have a minimum of 15 and as much as 40 years in the field. The instructors include:

  • James W. Baker, MWS, AmeriWater, Inc.

  • Wayne Bernahl, MWS, W. Bernahl Enterprises, Ltd.

  • Peter S. Cartwright, P.E., MWS, Cartwright Consulting, Co.

  • Ernesto Castro, Global Custom Water Services, LLC

  • Christopher Gallagher, Mar Cor Purification

  • Keith Huebner, Global Water Services

  • Michael J. Schaefer, MWS, PE, Culligan Water Conditioning

  • Larry Zinser, Master Water Conditioning, Corp.

Questions? Contact Dr. Tanya Lubner, Director of Education, Water Quality Association, tlubner@wqa.org or 630-505-0160.