Optimizing & Managing Groundwater Supplies- Coulee City

*This class has been cancelled due to low attendance. Please check back for any updates.

This course will help the well owner to understand the design and operation of a well and how it impacts long term performance. This also allows the well owner to develop an appropriate managment plan for their specific system.
Taught by Jim Bailey with Shannon & Wilson

0.6 Water Only CEUS
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Coulee City

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 6, 2016 in Bellingham
September 13, 2016 in Ellensburg
October 5, 2016 in Lacey / Olympia

Price: $0.00

Date: March 29, 2016

Competent Person for Excavation - Pullman

This class has been moved to May 11. Please click here to register.

The students will learn safe work procedures for trenching and excavation work; working with trench boxes, shoring, sloping, stepping, access and egress into excavations. The student will learn the importance and need for utility locating prior to excavating.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.5 Water / WW CEUs (WW pending approval)
$135 ERWoW Members / $160 Non-Members
Location: Pullman

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 2, 2016 in Port Angeles
June 1, 2016 in Olympia

Price: $0.00

Date: April 21, 2016

Wastewater Optimization (2 day) - Yakima

This class will be rescheduled for in the Fall. Please check back later for dates. 

This is a 2-day course to learn all variables for controlling the activated sludge process and when to adjust each in order to achieve the best possible treatment. Seminars typically include hands on training of process control lab test and application of the results.
Taught by Don Van Veldhuizen with USA Bluebook

1.4 Wastewater Only CEUs (pending approval)
$250 ERWoW Members
$275 Non-Members

Taught by USA Bluebook

Additional Dates & Locations:
October 11-12, 2016 in Shelton

Price: $250.00

Date: April 26, 2016

Utility Management Certification - Short School - Mt Vernon

The UMC will prepare you to take the next step in your career. The review is 3 days that will take place over a short amount of time. The first class will cover financial sustainability - accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and asset management. The next class will cover technical sustainability - laws & regulations, source water protection, water contaminate reporting, water conservation, wastewater permits & licensing, point and non-point source contamination and collection systems. The final class will cover managerial sustainability - human resource management, emergency preparedness, public relations & public policy, the governing body and ethics.
Taught by Mary Howell with Backflow Management Inc

1.8 Water/WW CEUs *Must attend all three days for CEUs
$275 ERWoW Members
$325 Non-Members
An additional $125 for the UMC test *Optional
Class Time: 8:30am - 3:30pm each day

Dates & Locations:
April 27, 2016 (Financial Sustainability)Mt Vernon
June 1, 2016 (Technical Sustainability) Mt Vernon
June 23, 2016 (Managerial Sustainability)Mt Vernon
**By signing up for April 27 you automatically will be signed up for June 1 and June 23.

Additional Dates & Locations:

Price: $275.00

Date: April 27, 2016

Address:
Days Inn
2009 Riverside Dr
Mt Vernon, WA
98273 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 13

Water Distribution Manager Exam Review (3 days) - Yakima

*Training is being moved to June 14-16 in Yakima. Please click here to register.

Attend this 3-day course and learn how to prepare for the I and II Water Distribution Manager Exam. This class includes an extensive math and water chemistry review, review of disinfection rules and procedures, review of basic well construction, including well development; along with the review of water utility management, operation and maintenance principles. Several practice tests will be given and reviewed in class.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.2 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Yakima

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 26-28, 2016 in Shelton
February 2-4, 2016 in Spokane
May 24-26, 2016 in Tacoma
September 13-15, 2016 in Spokane
September 20-22, 2016 in Olympia

Price: $300.00

Date: May 3, 2016

Top L&I Violations: Don't Let Them Happen To You- Port Angeles

This class has been moved to June 1. Please click here to register.

The 10 most common violations in the workplace will be discussed. This will include information on working alone on the job site, heat and cold exposure, lock out tag out, and confined space entry updates. This will be leaned towards the Public Works Operators for Water & Wastewater Facilities.
Taught by Chad Short with ERWoW

CEUs: 0.4 Water/WW
Costs: $75 Members / $100 Non Members
Location: Port Angeles

Additional Dates & Locations:
May 17, 2016 in Monroe
October 5, 2016 in Yakima
November 16, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $0.00

Date: May 4, 2016

Water Treatment Plant Operator Exam Review (3 days)- Renton

This is a 3-day course for applicants preparing for the Water Treatment Plant Operator or Basic Treatment Plant Operator Certification Exam. The review includes in depth review on math for the treatment plant operator, water sources and treatment coagulation and flocculation, corrosion control, and overview of plant operation and treatment, softening systems and laboratory procedures.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.1 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Renton

Additional Dates & Locations:
February 9-11, 2016 in Shelton
September 27-29, 2016 in Shelton

Price: $350.00

Date: May 10, 2016

Address:
Embryu-Riddle Aeronautical University
1000 Oakesdale Ave SW, Suite 110
Renton, WA
98057 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Optimizing & Managing Groundwater Supplies- Bellingham

This course will help the well owner to understand the design and operation of a well and how it impacts long term performance. This also allows the well owner to develop an appropriate managment plan for their specific system.
Taught by Jim Bailey with Shannon & Wilson

0.6 Water Only CEUS
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Bellingham

Additional Dates & Locations:
September 13, 2016 in Ellensburg
October 5, 2016 in Lacey / Olympia

Price: $0.00

Date: May 11, 2016

Address:
Whatcom Fire District #8
752 Marine Dr
Bellingham, WA
98225 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Proper Sampling - Coulee City

The provision of the Federal Safe Drinking Water Act requires public water suppliers to collect microbiological and chemical samples at various frequencies. This class will provide general information on how to collect a water sample. What happens if one comes back positive? What is the cost of improperly taking samples? Using resources from the brochures provided as general information on how to collect water samples from the Washing State Department of Health, these questions will be answered.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.7 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $160 ERWoW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Coulee City

Additional Dates & Locations:
May 4, 2016 in Mt. Vernon
October 25, 2016 in Aberdeen

Price: $0.00

Date: May 12, 2016

Address:
Coulee City Fire Station
317 W Main St
Coulee City, WA
99115 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Residential Meters & Reading Technology - Yakima

This class has been cancelled due to low attendance. Please check website for future dates. 

Operation and maintenance personnel should understand the available residential water meter technologies, how those technologies work, the advantages and disadvantages of each technology, and how to select the right meter for each application. Many utilities are considering a move to an automated meter reading technology. This presentation will provide the attendees an understanding of the technologies available and how to make the right decision for their utility.
Taught by Michele Harvey with Badger Meter

0.4 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $100 ERWoW Members  / $125 Non-Members
Location: Yakima

Additional Dates & Locations:
February 9, 2016 in Chehalis
March 10, 2016 in Bellingham
October 13, 2016 in Wenatchee

Price: $0.00

Date: May 12, 2016

Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling Procedures Overview - Wenatchee

This training session will be an overview of the most recent Labor & Industries regulations relating to Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling Procedures. Attendees will receive an overview of the laws and regulations relevant to Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling and record keeping necessary for the maintenance and management of their water system.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

0.3 Water Only CEUs
$75 ERWoW Members / $100 Non-Members
Location: Wenatchee

Additional Training Dates & Locations:

March 23, 2016 in Olympia
October 12, 2016 in Bothell

Price: $0.00

Date: May 17, 2016

Address:
Chelan County Fire District #1
206 Easy St
Wenatchee, WA
98801
U.S Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Residential Meters & Reading Technology - Chehalis

Operation and maintenance personnel should understand the available residential water meter technologies, how those technologies work, the advantages and disadvantages of each technology, and how to select the right meter for each application. Many utilities are considering a move to an automated meter reading technology. This presentation will provide the attendees an understanding of the technologies available and how to make the right decision for their utility.
Taught by Michele Harvey with Badger Meter

0.4 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $100 ERWoW Members  / $125 Non-Members
Location: Chehalis

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 10, 2016 in Bellingham
May 12, 2016 in Yakima
October 13, 2016 in Wenatchee

Price: $0.00

Date: May 17, 2016

Address:
Chehalis Regional Water Reclamation Facility
420 NW Louisiana Ave
Chehalis, WA
98532 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Top L&I Violations: Don't Let Them Happen to You - Monroe

The 10 most common violations in the workplace will be discussed. This will include information on working alone on the job site, heat and cold exposure, lock out tag out, and confined space entry updates. This will be leaned towards the Public Works Operators for Water & Wastewater Facilities.
Taught by Chad Short with ERWoW

CEUs: 0.4 Water, 0.4 Wastewater
Costs: $75 Members / $100 Non Members
Location: Monroe

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 28, 2016 in Port Angeles
October 5, 2016 in Yakima
November 16, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $100.00

Date: May 17, 2016

Address:
Snohomish PUD
Monroe Office
Monroe, WA
98272 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 11

Standard Operating Procedures - Wenatchee

To ensure the quality of water delivered to water system customers and the protection of the water bodies receiving treated Sewer Utility System effluent, it is important for utilities of all sizes to have Standard Operating Procedures. Learn the importance of SOPs and how they provide long-term protection of a utilities water and sewer infrastructure.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.4 Water / WW CEUs
Costs: $100 ERWoW Members / $125 Non-Members
Location: Wenatchee

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 10, 2016 in Aberdeen
September 15, 2016 in Othello

Price: $0.00

Date: May 18, 2016

Address:
Chelan County Fire District #1
206 Easy St
Wenatchee, WA
98801
U.S Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Water Distribution Manager Exam Review (3 days) - Lakewood

Attend this 3-day course and learn how to prepare for the I and II Water Distribution Manager Exam. This class includes an extensive math and water chemistry review, review of disinfection rules and procedures, review of basic well construction, including well development; along with the review of water utility management, operation and maintenance principles. Several practice tests will be given and reviewed in class.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.2 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Lakewood

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 26-28, 2016 in Shelton
February 2-4, 2016 in Spokane
May 3-5, 2016 in Yakima
September 13-15, 2016 in Spokane
September 20-22, 2016 in Olympia

 

Price: $350.00

Date: May 24, 2016

Address:
Lakewood Water District
11900 Gravelly Lake Dr SW
Lakewood, WA
98499 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 0

Basic Control Valves - Kennewick

Automatic Control Valves are used throughout many water distribution systems to regulate flow. This course will examine the applications and uses that control valves have in the operations of a water system so operators will have a better understanding of the application and maintenance of these valves in a water system. Proper operation of these valves can have a big influence on water flow and pressure in a system which affects water quality.
Taught by GC Systems

0.7 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $60 ERWoW Members / $95 Non Members
Location: Kennewick

Additional Dates & Locations:
October 26, 2016 in Mt. Vernon

Price: $60.00

Date: May 25, 2016

Address:
Kennewick Wastewater Treatment Plant
416 N Kingwood St
Kennewick, WA
99336
US Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 4

Pump Maintenance - Bremerton

Pumps are one of the most critical components of an industrial plan or system. This class discusses the major maintenance issues surrounding the pumps used in drinking water and wastewater systems. Attendees will learn the parts of pumps and troubleshooting techniques for pump assembly components, the symptoms of failure, lubrication and mechanical seals in the field or in the treatment plant.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.7 Water / WW CEUS (pending approval)
Costs: $160 ERWoW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Bremerton

Additional Dates & Locations:
June 8, 2016 in Vancouver
October 27, 2016 in Redmond
November 16, 2016 in Yakima

Price: $160.00

Date: May 25, 2016

Address:
Bremerton Public Works
100 Oyster Bay Ave
Bremerton, WA
98312
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 10

Confined Space Entry, Requirements & Regulations - Coulee City

There are many confined spaces in a water system, including vaults and storage tanks. Proper safety procedures ensure that water system personnel are not exposed to unnecessary risks when performing maintenance in these spaces. After attending this class, operators will be able to ensure proper safety procedures are being followed.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc.

0.5 Water/ WW CEUs
Costs: $135 Members / $160 Non Members
Location: Coulee City

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 26, 2016 in Chehalis
May 3, 2016 in Bothell

Price: $160.00

Date: May 26, 2016

Address:
Coulee City Fire Station
317 W Main St
Coulee City, WA
99115 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Competent Person for Excavation - Olympia

The students will learn safe work procedures for trenching and excavation work; working with trench boxes, shoring, sloping, stepping, access and egress into excavations. The student will learn the importance and need for utility locating prior to excavating.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.5 Water / WW CEUs (WW pending approval)
$135 ERWoW Members / $160 Non-Members
Location: Olympia

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 2, 2016 in Port Angeles
April 21, 2016 in Pullman

Price: $160.00

Date: June 1, 2016

Address:
Lacey Fire Station 31Headquarters
1231 Franz Street SE
Lacey, WA
98503 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 9

Top L&I Violations: Don't Let Them Happen to You - Sequim *New Date

The 10 most common violations in the workplace will be discussed. This will include information on working alone on the job site, heat and cold exposure, lock out tag out, and confined space entry updates. This will be leaned towards the Public Works Operators for Water & Wastewater Facilities.
Taught by Chad Short with ERWoW

CEUs: 0.4 Water and Wastewater
Costs: $75 Members / $100 Non Members
Location: Sequim

Additional Dates & Locations:
October 5, 2016 in Yakima
November 16, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $100.00

Date: June 1, 2016

Address:
Clallam County PUD- Boardroom
104 Hooker Road
Sequim, WA
98382 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 19

Wastewater Exam Review (2 days) Spokane

The Wastewater Exam Review has been moved to June 8-9. Please click here to register. 

This is a 2-day course for applicants preparing for the Wastewater Exam. This course will provide a review of the major need to know topics included in the Associated Boards of Certification exam criteria specifically for Levels OIT, 1 and 2. Study notes and practice exam questions are included.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

1.4 Wastewater Only CEUs
Costs: $250 ERWoW Members / $275 Non-Members
Location: Spokane

 

Price: $250.00

Date: June 1, 2016

Operator Check List for Water and WW - Moses Lake

This course will look at section of the WAC and assist operators with creating and prioritizing a check list, including a prevention maintenance program.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc.

0.6 Water / WW CEUS (pending approval for WW)
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Moses Lake

Additional Dates & Locations:
June 7, 2016 in Port Angeles
October 11, 2016 in Tri Cities
November 9, 2016 in Tacoma

Price: $0.00

Date: June 2, 2016

Address:
Moses Lake Fire Department
701 E Third Ave
Moses Lake, WA
98837 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 16

Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling Procedures Overview - Toppenish

This training session will be an overview of the most recent Labor & Industries regulations relating to Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling Procedures. Attendees will receive an overview of the laws and regulations relevant to Asbestos Cement Pipe Handling and record keeping necessary for the maintenance and management of their water system.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

0.3 Water Only CEUs
$75 ERWoW Members / $100 Non-Members
Location: Toppenish

Additional Training Dates & Locations:
March 2, 2015 in Wenatchee
March 23, 2016 in Olympia
October 12, 2016 in Bothell

Price: $0.00

Date: June 7, 2016

Address:
Benton REA
410 South G
Toppenish, WA
98948 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Commercial/Industrial Meter Sizing/Selection & Reading Technology with Demo - Olympia

Operation and maintenance personnel should understand the available residential water meter technologies, how they work, the advantages and disadvantages of each technology, and how to select the right meter for each application. Many utilities are considering a move to an automated meter reading technology. This presentation will provide the attendees an understanding of the technologies available and how to make the right technology decision for their utility.
Taught by Michele Harvey with Badger Meter

0.5 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $135 ERWoW Members / $160 Non-Members
Location: Olympia

Additional Dates & Locations:
September 29, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $135.00

Date: June 7, 2016

Available Spaces: 19

Operator Check List for Water & WW - Port Angeles

This course will look at section of the WAC and assist operators with creating and prioritizing a check list, including a prevention maintenance program.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc.

0.6 Water / WW CEUS (Pending approval for WW)
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Port Angeles

Additional Dates & Locations:
June 2, 2016 in Moses Lake
October 11, 2016 in Tri Cities
November 9, 2016 in Tacoma

Price: $0.00

Date: June 7, 2016

Address:
Dry Creek Grange Hall
3520 West Edgewood Dr
Port Angeles, WA
98363 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 16

Pump Maintenance - Vancouver

Pumps are one of the most critical components of an industrial plan or system. This class discusses the major maintenance issues surrounding the pumps used in drinking water and wastewater systems. Attendees will learn the parts of pumps and troubleshooting techniques for pump assembly components, the symptoms of failure, lubrication and mechanical seals in the field or in the treatment plant.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.7 Water / WW CEUS (pending approval)
Costs: $160 ERWoW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Vancouver

Additional Dates & Locations:
May 25, 2016 in Bremerton
October 27, 2016 in Redmond
November 16, 2016 in Yakima

Price: $185.00

Date: June 8, 2016

Address:
City of Vancouver- Operations Center
4711 E 4th Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA
98668
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 15

Wastewater Exam Review - Spokane

This is a 2-day course for applicants preparing for the Wastewater Exam. This course will provide a review of the major need to know topics included in the Associated Boards of Certification exam criteria specifically for Levels OIT, 1 and 2. Study notes and practice exam questions are included.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

1.4 Wastewater Only CEUs
Costs: $250 ERWoW Members / $275 Non-Members
Location: Spokane

 

Price: $275.00

Date: June 8, 2016

Address:
Riverside Park Water Reclamation Facility
4401 North Aubrey L. White Parkway
Spokane, WA
99205
U.S Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Leveraging Meter Assets - Spokane

The typical water utility is not managing their water meters as an asset to generate additional revenue. This course will provide the tools to make the best informed decisions regarding the management of your water system.
Taught by Tom Erickson with Ferguson

0.3 Water Only CEUs (pending approval)
Costs: $75 ERWoW Members/ $100 Non-Members
Location: Spokane

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 19, 2016 in Longview
September 7, 2016 in Kennewick
September 27, 2016 in Redmond

Price: $0.00

Date: June 9, 2016

Address:
Spokane County Water District #3
1221 N Yardley St
Spokane Valley, WA
99212 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

BAT Exam Review - Shelton

Evergreen Rural Water’s BAT exam review prepares the attendee for the State BAT exam. The attendee will learn the test procedures and troubleshooting of the various assemblies in a friendly, knowledgeable atmosphere. After the 4-day course, a person can apply to take the state exam and be confident in their knowledge to pass both the written and hands on proficiency exam.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

3.0 Water Only CEUs
$500 ERWoW Members  / $575 Non-Members
Location: Shelton

Additional Dates in Shelton
March 14-17, 2016
April 11-14, 2016
May 9-12, 2016

Price: $500.00

Date: June 13, 2016

Address:
Evergreen Rural Water
11840 North US Hwy 101
Shelton, WA
98584
United States Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Basic Electrical Troubleshooting - Yakima

Participants in this course will learn how electricity is produced and distributed, and how to apply fundamental electrical, AC and DC theory to the operation of water and wastewater facility operations and control systems. The students will learn procedures for troubleshooting electrical systems and electrical components using meters and equipment normally used by technicians for maintaining plant equipment.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.7 Water / WW CEUs (pending for WW)
$160 ERWoW Members
$185 Non-Members
Location: Yakima

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 31, 2016 in Shelton
April 7, 2016 in Battle Ground
October 6, 2016 in Moses Lake
November 3, 2016 in Everett

Price: $185.00

Date: June 14, 2016

Address:
Yakima Public Works
2301 Fruitvale Blvd
Yakima, WA
98902 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 9

Water Distribution Manager Exam Review - Yakima *New Dates

Attend this 3-day course and learn how to prepare for the I and II Water Distribution Manager Exam. This class includes an extensive math and water chemistry review, review of disinfection rules and procedures, review of basic well construction, including well development; along with the review of water utility management, operation and maintenance principles. Several practice tests will be given and reviewed in class.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.2 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Yakima

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 26-28, 2016 in Shelton
February 2-4, 2016 in Spokane
May 24-26, 2016 in Tacoma
September 13-15, 2016 in Spokane
September 20-22, 2016 in Olympia

Price: $300.00

Date: June 14, 2016

Address:
Yakima Wastewater Treatment Plant
2220 E Viola Ave
Yakima, WA
98901
U.S Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 5

The Need for Hazardous Energy Control - Redmond

This course will re-enforce the need for the water operators to be aware of their safety while working around pumps, motors, and various hazardous energy sources. They will learn to identify the types and sources of energy and learn the hazards associated with these energy sources. Operators will learn Energy Control Procedure and Lockout requirements.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.6 Water / WW CEUs
Costs: $160 ERWoW Members / $185 Non-Members
Location: Redmond

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 3, 2016 in Kalama
September 28, 2016 in Coulee City

Price: $0.00

Date: June 21, 2016

Address:
Pollardwater
17515 NE 67th CT
Redmond, WA
98052
U.S Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Wastewater Laboratory Audit Preparation for Small Systems - Shelton

Tips on preparing for your Wastewater Laboratory audit will be discussed using the Procedural Manual for the Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (Number 10-03--048) Also, Standards Methods will be taught.

CEUs: 0.3 Wastewater Only
Costs: $75 Members / $100 Non Members
Location: Shelton

Additional Dates & Locations:
September 29, 2016 in Bellingham

Price: $100.00

Date: August 18, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

2016 Fall Conference & Tradeshow- Great Wolf Lodge, Grand Mound, WA

Our 2016 Fall Conference has a new location this year! At the Great Wolf Lodge in Grand Mound Washington! Located right off I-5. Come be a kid again! Bring the family! Included in your stay at the Great Wolf are 4 passes to have fun on the water slides. Also you will be close to the Lucky Eagle Casino if water slides are not your thing. We are working to be put together another great agenda full of 3 tracts of training for you to choose from. Once our agenda is ready we will post on our website.  Mark the dates, August 30 - September 1 is the conference. See you soon!

The room block at the Great Wolf Lodge is open.

Price: $185.00

Date: August 30, 2016

Address:
Great Wolf Lodge
20500 Old Hwy 99 SW
Centralia, WA
98531 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 268

Leveraging Meter Assets - Kennewick

The typical water utility is not managing their water meters as an asset to generate additional revenue. This course will provide the tools to make the best informed decisions regarding the management of your water system.
Taught by Tom Erickson with Ferguson

0.3 Water Only CEUs (pending approval)
Costs: $75 ERWoW Members/ $100 Non-Members
Location: Kennewick

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 19, 2016 in Longview
June 9, 2016 in Spokane
September 27, 2016 in Redmond

Price: $0.00

Date: September 7, 2016

Address:
Kennewick Wastewater Treatment Plant
416 N Kingwood St
Kennewick, WA
99336
US Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 19

Small Water System Management Program- Short School - Tacoma

In this three day short school, attendees will be creating their own Small Water System Management Program. Each day will cover a different topic in the SWSMP. The first day will go over the details of the financial capacity. The second day will cover the technical capacity, and the third training day will go over the managerial capacity of the water system. Please bring your current plan with you to each day of the class. The goal at the end of these 3 days is to have most of your Small Water System Management Program completed.
Taught by Mary Howell with Backflow Management Inc

1.8 Water only CEUs (pending approval)
*Must attend all three days for CEUs
Costs: $275 ERWoW Members / $325 Non-Members
Class Time: 8:30am - 3:30pm each day

Dates & Locations:
September 8, 2016 Tacoma...Financial Capacity
October 4, 2016 Tacoma...Technical Capacity
October 25, 2016 Tacoma...Managerial Capacity
**By signing up for September 8, you automatically will be signed up for October 4 and October 25.

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 16, April 7 and April 26 in Moses Lake
May 17, June 15 and July 13 in Mt. Vernon

Price: $325.00

Date: September 8, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Optimizing & Managing Groundwater Supplies- Ellensburg

This course will help the well owner to understand the design and operation of a well and how it impacts long term performance. This also allows the well owner to develop an appropriate managment plan for their specific system.
Taught by Jim Bailey with Shannon & Wilson

0.6 Water Only CEUS (pending approval)
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Ellensburg

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 29, 2016 in Coulee City
April 6, 2016 in Bellingham
October 5, 2016 in Lacey / Olympia

Price: $0.00

Date: September 13, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Water Distribution Manager Exam Review (3 days) - Spokane

Attend this 3-day course and learn how to prepare for the I and II Water Distribution Manager Exam. This class includes an extensive math and water chemistry review, review of disinfection rules and procedures, review of basic well construction, including well development; along with the review of water utility management, operation and maintenance principles. Several practice tests will be given and reviewed in class.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.2 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Spokane

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 26-28, 2016 in Shelton
February 2-4, 2016 in Spokane
May 3-5, 2016 in Yakima
May 24-26, 2016 in Tacoma

September 20-22, 2016 in Olympia

Price: $300.00

Date: September 13, 2016

Address:
Spokane County Water District #3
1221 N Yardley St
Spokane Valley, WA
99212 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Water Distribution Manager Exam Review (3 days) - Olympia

Attend this 3-day course and learn how to prepare for the I and II Water Distribution Manager Exam. This class includes an extensive math and water chemistry review, review of disinfection rules and procedures, review of basic well construction, including well development; along with the review of water utility management, operation and maintenance principles. Several practice tests will be given and reviewed in class.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.2 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Olympia

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 26-28, 2016 in Shelton
February 2-4, 2016 in Spokane
May 3-5, 2016 in Yakima
May 24-26, 2016 in Tacoma

September 13-15, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $350.00

Date: September 20, 2016

Available Spaces: 13

Backflow Assembly Troubleshooting & Repair - Bellingham

This class will cover the main types of assemblies and their operations in the protection of the public water system. Attendees will learn how to troubleshoot backflow assemblies. They will also learn how to disassemble, repair, reassemble and test assemblies. Operators will use this training to learn the proper testing and troubleshooting procedures for the different backflow assemblies used in water systems
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

0.7 Water Only CEUs (pending re approval)
$160 ERWoW Members  / $185 Non-Members
Location: Bellingham

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 8, 2016 in Wenatchee
April 5, 2016 in Tacoma

Price: $0.00

Date: September 22, 2016

Address:
Bellingham Public Works
2221 Pacific St
Bellingham, WA
98229 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 18

Maps and Drawings - Longview

Learn how to use and interpret maps and drawings commonly used in the water and wastewater industry. Learn to use software, already on your computer, to make simple field drawings and improve your system maps. Attendees will need to bring a lap top if possible.
Taught by Charlie Brown with ERWoW

0.3 Water / WW CEUs (pending approval)
Costs: $75 ERWoW Members / $100 Non-Members
Location: Longview

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 14, 2016 in Shelton
July 28, 2016 in Moses Lake
November 17, 2016 in Mt. Vernon

 

Price: $0.00

Date: September 22, 2016

Address:
Three Rivers Regional Wastewater Plant
467 Fibre Way
Longview, WA
98632 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Leveraging Meter Assets - Redmond

The typical water utility is not managing their water meters as an asset to generate additional revenue. This course will provide the tools to make the best informed decisions regarding the management of your water system.
Taught by Tom Erickson with Ferguson

0.3 Water Only CEUs (pending approval)
Costs: $75 ERWoW Members/ $100 Non-Members
Location: Redmond

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 19, 2016 in Longview
June 9, 2016 in Spokane
September 7, 2016 in Kennewick

Price: $0.00

Date: September 27, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Water Treatment Plant Operator Exam Review (3 days) - Shelton

This is a 3-day course for applicants preparing for the Water Treatment Plant Operator or Basic Treatment Plant Operator Certification Exam. The review includes in depth review on math for the treatment plant operator, water sources and treatment coagulation and flocculation, corrosion control, and overview of plant operation and treatment, softening systems and laboratory procedures.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

2.1 Water Only CEUs
Costs: $300 ERWoW Members / $350 Non-Members
Location: Shelton

Additional Dates & Locations:
May 10-12, 2016 in Renton

Price: $300.00

Date: September 27, 2016

Address:
Evergreen Rural Water
11840 North US Hwy 101
Shelton, WA
98584
United States Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 18

Cross Connection Control Certification Exam Review (2 days) - Shelton

At this 2-day course, we will review the information needed to prepare the attendee for the CCCS Exam. We will discuss how cross connections affect public health, the potential risks and liabilities, how to conduct surveys and carry out enforcement actions, the two types of hydraulic condition which cause backflow, and backflow prevention assemblies and their applications.
Taught by Backflow Management Inc

1.4 Water Only CEUs
$250 ERWoW Members  / $275 Non-Members
Location: Shelton

Additional Dates & Locations:
January 19-20, 2016 in Renton
April 27-28, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $250.00

Date: September 28, 2016

Address:
Mason County PUD #3
2621 E Johns Prairie Rd
Shelton, WA
98584 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 16

The Need for Hazardous Energy Control - Coulee City

This course will re-enforce the need for the water operators to be aware of their safety while working around pumps, motors, and various hazardous energy sources. They will learn to identify the types and sources of energy and learn the hazards associated with these energy sources. Operators will learn Energy Control Procedure and Lockout requirements.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.6 Water / WW CEUs
Costs: $160 ERWoW Members / $185 Non-Members
Location: Coulee City

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 3, 2016 in Kalama
June 1, 2016 in Redmond

Price: $185.00

Date: September 28, 2016

Address:
Coulee City Fire Station
317 W Main St
Coulee City, WA
99115 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Commercial / Industrial Meter Sizing / Selection & Reading Technology with Demo - Spokane

Operation and maintenance personnel should understand the available residential water meter technologies, how they work, the advantages and disadvantages of each technology, and how to select the right meter for each application. Many utilities are considering a move to an automated meter reading technology. This presentation will provide the attendees an understanding of the technologies available and how to make the right technology decision for their utility.
Taught by Michele Harvey with Badger Meter

0.5 Water Only CEUs (pending approval)
Costs: $135 ERWoW Members / $160 Non-Members
Location: Spokane

Additional Dates & Locations:
June 7, 2016 in Olympia

Price: $0.00

Date: September 29, 2016

Address:
Spokane County Water District #3
1221 N Yardley St
Spokane Valley, WA
99212 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Standard Operating Procedures - Othello

To ensure the quality of water delivered to water system customers and the protection of the water bodies receiving treated Sewer Utility System effluent, it is important for utilities of all sizes to have Standard Operating Procedures. Learn the importance of SOPs and how they provide long-term protection of a utilities water and sewer infrastructure.
Taught by Lynn Stuart

0.4 Water / WW CEUs
Costs: $100 ERWoW Members / $125 Non-Members
Location: Othello

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 10, 2016 in Aberdeen
May 18, 2016 in Wenatchee

Price: $0.00

Date: September 29, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Wastewater Laboratory Audit Preparation for Small Systems - Bellingham

Tips on preparing for your Wastewater Laboratory audit will be discussed using the Procedural Manual for the Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (Number 10-03--048) Also, Standards Methods will be taught.

CEUs: 0.3 Wastewater Only
Costs: $75 Members / $100 Non Members
Location: Bellingham

Additional Dates & Locations:
August 18, 2016 in Shelton

Price: $0.00

Date: September 29, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Optimizing & Managing Groundwater Supplies- Lacey

This course will help the well owner to understand the design and operation of a well and how it impacts long term performance. This also allows the well owner to develop an appropriate managment plan for their specific system.
Taught by Jim Bailey with Shannon & Wilson

0.6 Water Only CEUS (pending approval)
Costs: $160 ERWOW Members / $185 Non Members
Location: Lacey

Additional Dates & Locations:
March 29, 2016 in Coulee City
April 6, 2016 in Bellingham
September 13, 2016 in Ellensburg

Price: $0.00

Date: October 5, 2016

Available Spaces: 12

Top L&I Violations: Don't Let Them Happen to You - Yakima

The 10 most common violations in the workplace will be discussed. This will include information on working alone on the job site, heat and cold exposure, lock out tag out, and confined space entry updates. This will be leaned towards the Public Works Operators for Water & Wastewater Facilities.
Taught by Chad Short with ERWoW

CEUs: 0.5 Water & WW (pending approval)
Costs: $135 Members / $160 Non Members
Location: Yakima

Additional Dates & Locations:
April 28, 2016 in Port Angeles
May 17, 2016 in Monroe
November 16, 2016 in Spokane

Price: $135.00

Date: October 5, 2016

Address:
Yakima Public Works
2301 Fruitvale Blvd
Yakima, WA
98902 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20