Looking for education opportunities in the water and wastewater industry? Check out this updated listing of upcoming events from around the country.



Editor's Note: Each month, we'll be posting an updated listing of educational opportunities around the country. If you have an event, conference, webinar or seminar coming up and would like to have it included here, please email kyle.rogers@colepublishing.com.


Alaska

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is offering:​

  • Jan. 9-13 — Operational Management for Rural Utilities, Anchorage
  • Jan. 10-12 — Wastewater Analysis for Water & Wastewater Operators, Wasilla
  • Jan. 12 — Advice on Water System Partnerships, Webinar
  • Jan. 18 — Dealing with Potential Water Quality Issues from Source Water and Treatment Changes, Webinar
  • Jan. 19 — Achieving Revenue Stability through Your Water Rate Structure, Webinar
  • Jan. 23-27 — Introduction to Small Water Systems, Dillingham
  • Jan. 31 — EPA Small Systems Monthly Webinar Series: Disinfection Residuals, Webinar
  • Feb. 6-10 — Organizational Management for Rural Utilities, Anchorage
  • Feb. 6-10 — Financial Management for Rural Utilities, Bethel
  • Feb. 13-17 — Introduction to Small Wastewater Systems, Bethel

The Alaska Water Wastewater Management Association is offering:

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing: August 2016
  • March 6-10 — Financial Management for Rural Utilities, Anchorage
  • April 24-27 — 57th Annual Statewide Conference, Anchorage

British Columbia

The British Columbia Water and Waste Association is offering:

  • Jan. 16-17 — Design of Hydraulic Structures, Vancouver
  • Jan. 23-24 — Climate Change Adaptation Conference, Vancouver
  • Jan. 24 — Membrane Systems for Drinking Water Treatment, Vancouver
  • May 27-30 — 2017 BCWWA Annual Conference & Trade Show, Victoria

Florida

The University of Florida, Training, Research and Education for Environmental Occupations is offering:​​

  • Jan. 17-19 — Microbiology of Activated Sludge, Gainesville
  • Feb. 1-2 — Effective Utility Leadership Practices, Gainesville
  • Feb. 7-9 — Process Control of Advanced Waste Treatment Plants, Gainesville
  • Feb. 21-23 — Train the Trainer: How to Design and Deliver Effective Training, Gainesville
  • March 2 — Basic Wastewater Pump Maintenance, Gainesville
  • March 28-30 — Intro to Electrical Maintenance, Gainesville

The Florida Water Environment Association is offering:

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing: September 2016
  • Jan. 14 — Trenchless Technologies: Installation Methods & Good Practices, Boca Raton
  • Jan. 22 — 2016 Integrated Water Seminar, Ponte Verde Beach
  • Feb.9 — Collections seminar, Orlando
  • Feb. 12-13 — Leadership Development workshop, Daytona Beach Shores
  • Feb. 18 — Wastewater Process Ephemeralization — Treating More with Less, Tampa
  • Feb. 23 — Wastewater Process seminar, Miami

Kentucky

The Kentucky Water and Wastewater Operators Association is offering:

  • Jan. 17-18 — Wastewater Training, Berea
  • Jan. 18 — Drinking Water Training, Berea
  • April 27 — Motor Controls Workshop, Glasgow

Illinois

The Illinois Water Environment Association is offering:

  • Jan. 29 — Government Affairs Conference
  • April 25-26 — Illinois Wastewater Professionals Conference

Michigan

The Michigan Water Environment Association is offering:​

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing: October 2016
  • Jan. 10-11 — Michigan Onsite Wastewater Conference and Exhibits, East Lansing
  • Jan. 12 — Fundamentals of Activated Sludge I, Linden
  • Jan. 25 — Asset Management, Frankenmuth
  • Jan. 26-27 — Wastewater Administrators Conference, Frankenmuth
  • Feb. 15 — Fundamentals of Activated Sludge, Midland
  • Feb. 16 — Purpose and Fundamentals of Wastewater Treatment, Linden
  • Feb. 22 — Fundamentals of Anaerobic Digester Operation and Control, Grand Rapids
  • March 16 — Fundamentals of Wastewater Math I, Bath

Minnesota

The Minnesota Section of the Central States Water Environment Association is offering:

  • Jan. 19 — Minnesota Section and CSWEA Social, Minneapolis
  • Feb. 7 — Innovative Approaches to Wastewater Operational Problems, St. Cloud
  • March 29 — CSWEA Design - Build for Water/Wastewater, Minneapolis

Nebraska

The Nebraska Water Environment Association is offering:

  • Jan. 25 — Snowball Conference, Kearney
  • Jan. 30-Feb.1 — Wastewater Certification Training, Hastings
  • Feb. 7 — Wastewater Certification Training, Hastings
  • April 18-19 — 61st Great Plains Waste Management Conference, La Vista

New Brunswick/Nova Scotia

The Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association is offering:

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  • Feb. 8-9 — CCC Recertification Course, Halifax
  • Feb. 21-24 — Water Distribution Level I & II, Halifax
  • March 28-31 — Wastewater Treatment Level I & II, Halifax

New York

The New York Water Environment Association is offering:​

  • Jan. 11 — Mathematics for Water and Wastewater Operators, Williamsville
  • Feb. 6-8 — NYWEA 89th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, New York
  • Feb. 24 — Mathematics for Water and Wastewater Operators, Lyons
  • March. 2 — SPDES Compliance & Enforcement, Electronic Reporting & SPRTK, Babylon 
  • March 8 — Confined Space Awareness, Watertown
  • March 14 — Mathematics for Water and Wastewater Operators, Rexford

North Carolina

The North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association is offering:

  • Jan. 9 — Management & Supervisory Leadership Training Program, Durham
  • March 9 — Wastewater Laboratory Analyst Certification Exams, Greensboro
  • March 13-17 — Coastal Collection and Distribution School, Morehead City

Ontario

The Water Environment Association of Ontario is offering:

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  • Jan. 13 — Collections and WWT&T Committees Joint Seminar, Canadian Centre for Inland Waters
  • Jan. 19 — Wastewater Upstream Activities and Its Impact Downstream, Burlington
  • April 2 — Annual WEAO Technical Symposium & OPCEA Exhibition 2017

Texas

The Texas Water Utilities Association is offering:​

  • Jan. 9 — Basic Water, Wylie and Tyler
  • Jan. 10 — Effective Instructional Techniques, Austin
  • Jan. 10 — Basic Water, Donna
  • Jan. 17 — Surface Water Production I, Victoria
  • Jan. 17 — Surface Water Production II, Waco
  • Jan. 18 — Pumps and Pumping, Donna
  • Jan. 23 — Basic Water, Corpus Christi
  • Jan. 24 — Utilities Safety, Carrolton
  • Jan. 24 — Basic Wastewater, Waco
  • Jan. 24 — Surface Water Production II, Port Neches
  • Jan. 25 — Basic Wastewater, Corpus Christi
  • Jan. 30 — Wastewater Collection, Wylie
  • Feb. 1 — Water Distribution, Wylie
  • Feb. 6 — Distribution, Tyler
  • Feb. 7 — Basic Wastewater, Port Neches
  • Feb. 8 — Wastewater Collection, Tyler
  • Feb. 13 — Water Distribution, Corpus Christi
  • Feb. 14 — Surface Water Production I, Waco
  • Feb. 14 — Utilities Calculations, New Braunfels
  • Feb. 15 — Wastewater Collection, Corpus Christi
  • Feb. 21 — Basic Wastewater, Carrollton
  • March 6 — Pump & Pumping, Wylie

The Environmental Training Institute at the University of Texas-Arlington is offering:

  • Jan. 17 — Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans, Tulsa
  • Jan. 19 — Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure, Oklahoma City
  • Jan. 25 — Intro to Water and Wastewater Regulations, Albuquerque
  • Jan. 30 — Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, Arlington
  • Feb. 21 — Introduction to Water and Wastewater Regulations, La Marque
  • March 1 — Introduction to Water and Wastewater Regulations, Austin
  • March 7 — Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, La Marque

Virginia

The National Association of Clean Water Agencies, Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies, American Water Works Association, the Water Environment Federation, National Association of Water Companies and American Public Works Association will jointly offer:

  • Feb. 26-March 10 — The Water and Wastewater Leadership Center residential leadership development program, Leesburg

Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is offering:​​

  • Jan. 10 — Water Treatment Methods, Sheboygan
  • Jan. 11 — Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal Optimization, Carol Stream, Illinois
  • Jan. 24 — Water Treatment Methods, Eau Claire
  • Jan. 26 — Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal Optimization, Eau Claire
  • Jan. 31 — Distribution Certification, Fond du Lac
  • Feb. 6 — Basic General Wastewater, Green Bay
  • Feb. 7 — Water Treatment Methods, West Salem
  • Feb. 7 — Groundwater Supply & Distribution Certification, Madison
  • Feb. 8 — Microbiological Monitoring of Wastewater Treatment Processes, Wisconsin Dells
  • Feb. 14 — Water Treatment Methods, Janesville
  • Feb. 15 — Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal Optimization, Marshfield
  • Feb. 15 — Biological Treatment - Suspended Growth, Green Bay
  • Feb. 21 — Surface Water Certification, Fond du Lac
  • Feb. 22 — Water Treatment Methods, Spooner
  • Feb. 28 — Iron, Zeolite, and VOC Certification, West Bend
  • March 1 — Nutrient Removal - Total Phosphorus, Madison

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