Attend these 3.5 hour workshops for chlorine residual testing. Each class will provide drinking water operators with a better understanding of good lab skills and chlorine measurement techniques and why they matter.
It will provide operators with hands on skills to answer the questions:
- How do I know my instrument is working?
- How do I know that the residual that I measure is real?
- How good is my technique?
Tuesday April 16th starting at 8:00 AM
at the Coupeville Recreation Hall, Coupeville WA
In partnership with the
Whidbey Island Water Systems Association
A one-day presentation of some of the basic elements, terminology, regulations and concepts involved in operating a water utility. This workshop is aimed at new frontline employees, office staff and others who would benefit from an understanding of the basic concepts and terminology used in the water supply industry. Topics include:
- Overview of Water Systems
- Regulations and Contaminants
- Water Sources
- Hydrology & Hydraulics
- Treatment & Disinfection
- Water Quality Monitoring
- Water Quality Protection Practices
- Construction & Maintenance
- Disaster Response
Instructors will be:
Allen Fitz – Engineer
Jeff Marrs – City of Anacortes
Jeff Lundt P.E. – King County WTD
0.6 CEUs Basic Waterworks presentation (APPROVED!)
Cost is $25 for WIWSA members, $80 for AWWA, WEF & PNCWA members and $105 for non-members. If you, or your utility are WIWSA, AWWA, WEF or PNCWA members you qualify for the member rates. Lunch and refreshments are included. $20 surcharge for registering after Monday April 8th. Registration closes Friday April 12th.
Cancellation Policy – If a registrant is unable to attend the workshop and a substitute within the organization can attend, please contact Jeff Lundt at email@example.com to update the information. If unable to attend or send a substitute contact the above at least one week before the workshop for a refund (minus a $10 processing fee). Refunds after that time will not be given.
If the workshop is cancelled due to lack of registration or another reason, full refunds will be given.
Please note that the on-line registration system requires a unique email address for each registrant. If you do not have a work or home email call Jeff Lundt (206/477-5582) for a work-around.
For more information contact us at the email or phone shown on the left.
Thanks for your time and attention.
Other NWWA Training Events for 2019
Water Storage Basics Monday April 1st, Burlington Public Library
Emergency Preparedness Tuesday May 7th, Legion Hall Everett
Pump Station Operations & Maintenance Wednesday May 22nd Port Townsend
Western Washington Short School & Trade Show, Tuesday & Wednesday June 4th & 5th, 2019 – Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, WA.
See the subsection Webpage for updates on dates and other training
Water Quality Monitoring
June 12 2018 in Freeland
Monday, October 23, 2017
Event date: 6/12/2018 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Water Quality Sampling is a great class for veteran and beginning operators to review sampling regulations and practices. Sampling covered
Bacterial, Organics, Inorganics, Lead & Copper, TTHM & HAA5’s and radionuclides.
Taught by USA Bluebook
CEUs: 0.6 Water
Costs: $160 Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Whidbey Water Services
5585 Lotto Avenue
Freeland, WA (Whidbey Island)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
*Locations are subject to change
WHEN: Thursday, March 15th
TIME: 1 – 3 PM
WHERE: Greenbank area, details to be provided upon registration
Topic of Discussion: Infrastructure is expensive to replace, and most people don’t want to. or can’t afford to pay their share of the upgrade that may cost between $4,000K/home – $20,000K/home, or more.
Hear about two loan programs and what you need to do to become financially eligible and take on the loan/debt.
This is a collaboration with WA State Dept. of Health, Office of Drinking Water-NWRO and US-Rural Development, Mt. Vernon Office, and hosted by Honeymoon Lake CC Water System
Contact to register:
Phone: (253) 395-6769
Member Meeting Dates for 2018:
Wednesday March 21 5 PM to 7 PM
Wednesday June 20 5 PM to 7 PM
Wednesday September 19 5 PM to 7 PM
Wednesday December 19 5 PM to 7 PM
Member Meetings are held at:
Sound Waters 2018
We will have a exhibit at Sound Waters – please stop by!
2017 WIWSA SYMPOSIUM
“PREPARATION OF SMALL WATER SYSTEM MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS”
OAK HARBOR HIGH SCHOOL
Saturday June 24, 2017 8:00am to 4:00 pm
Per: Washington Administrative Code 246-290-105 / Document DOH 331-134
|8:00 – 8:30||Welcome and Introductions||JIM PATTON,
8:30 – 9:15
The Purpose of a Small Water System Management Program Three Element Composition
Assistant Regional Manager
Department of Health
Office of Drinking Water
9:30 – 10:45
Island County Hydrogeologist
11:00 – 12:15
Whidbey West Water Association
Capacity Development Project Manager
WA DOH ODW
A free light lunch will be provided on site
1:15 – 2:30
Vice President WIWSA
Regional Planner WA DOH-ODW
|2:45 – 4:00||PANEL DISCUSSION
This time is reserved for questions from the audience
To register, please complete the Registration Form
As a reminder, the Navy will hold its next two open house public meetings on the results and future plans for its ongoing community drinking water sampling for PFOS and PFOA around NAS Whidbey Island facilities on Feb. 15 and 16, 2017.
The meeting on February 15 will be held in the Coupeville High School “commons” from 4–7 p.m. and in the Oak Harbor High School gym on February 16 from 5-8 p.m.
For more details, please follow the link below.