AWWA-64224 On the Job: Leak Detection


On the Job: Leak Detection instructs workers on how to detect leaks in underground water pipes, using a variety of techniques and equipment.

Leak detection helps utilities maintain control over water loss, respond more effectively to main breaks, and protect against the risk of contamination in finished water. Employees receive basic training in this important aspect of distribution system maintenance with this video. Covers steps for planning an ongoing leak detection program, equipment, and common procedures for detecting both non-surfacing leaks and surfacing leaks.

(15 minutes)