Details:Throughout the country, small water system staff adhere to regulations to provide safe drinking water for their customers. The drinking water system staff follows direction from the state or county health department, but may not realize that these regulations began at a federal level. This workshop will teach operators, managers and board members how and why these regulations exist. Participants will learn and understand: • What the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) is • How the SDWA was developed • How the SDWA is updated • How to adhere to the SDWA • Why state and county health departments enforce these regulations Cost: Free, w/ priority given to smaller water systems. Qualifies for two contact hours. In order to receive contact hours for online workshops, each person must be registered and complete an online survey at the end of the training. IMPORTANT: Failure to attend three online workshops for which you reserved a seat (and did not cancel) in any six-month period will disqualify you from attending online workshops in the following six-month period. PLEASE CANCEL A MINIMUM OF 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE TO ALLOW OTHERS TO ATTEND THE TRAINING.