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Upcoming“Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level 3 & 4” In-Person workshop, Longview, WA; DW & WW CEU

  • January 30, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm January 25th, 2022

Our LIVE ONLINE “Math Review & amp; Exam Prep for Operator Level III & IV” workshop is perfect for operators who understand the principles of wastewater and water math and are interested in obtaining their Wastewater Treatment Operator level III or IV certificate. Through out this workshop we will utilize real life scenarios to demonstrate how these formulas are used in your daily life as an operator. To help you better understand and become comfortable with how to use these formulas we will work through a variety of “word problems” reflecting situations you may encounter in the field, treatment plant, or laboratory. We will discuss the problems you may encounter and share tricks for how to master “operator math”.

Register now to secure your seat


Upcoming“Introduction to SCADA”, LIVE online workshop; DW & WW CEUs

  • January 30, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm January 29th, 2023

In this 3 hour live online workshop we will provide students with a basic understanding of how Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems operate, their purpose and function, system components and communication techniques.

Join us today and to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Laboratory Documentation & Records” IN-PERSON workshop, Puyallup, WA; WW & DW CEU

  • January 31, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

In-Person workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm January 30th, 2023

This workshop will point out what and how information needs to be documented to stay compliant with lab accreditation requirements and produce defensible and reliable lab data. We will discuss internal and external chain of custodies (COCs), benchsheets, logs (temperature, chemical, reagent, maintenance, etc.), Quality Control (QC) logs and charts, and standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“The Impacts of Alkalinity, Volatile Acids, Nitrification, & Denitrification on Wastewater Treatment”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW CEU

  • February 1, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm January 31st, 2023

With the strict nutrient controlling regulations many wastewater treatment operations are looking towards biological denitrification processes. The alkalinity of wastewater can be used as a process indicator and drives several biological processes. In this workshop we will discuss how these parameters and processes impact each other and how they can be utilized to achieve higher treatment quality.

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Upcoming“Total & Fecal Coliform Testing – Best Practices”, live online workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • February 2, 2023 - February 8, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm January 25th, 2023

In this 3 hour “Total & Fecal Coliform Testing – Best Practices” live online training we will explore a variety of approved analytical methods to test water and wastewater for Total Coliform (TC) and Fecal Coliform (FC) and help you better understand how to determine which method is best suited for your operation.

Secure your seat today – register NOW!


Upcoming“Current and Emerging Concerns for Water & Wastewater Operations” Live Online Workshop; DW & WW CEU

  • February 6, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 1st, 2023

In this 3-hour online workshop we will explore current and emerging concerns as they relate to both drinking water and wastewater.

Register now to secure you seat!


Upcoming“Internal Laboratory Audits – Best Practices” Live Online Workshop, WW CEU

  • February 7, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 1st, 2023

This workshop explains what internal audits are and why they are essential in maintaining and / or improving your compliance with lab accreditation requirements. We will point out what information you will have to prepare for an audit by the accrediting organization and how you can demonstrate your lab’s capabilities and performance.

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Upcoming“Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level I & II” LIVE ONLINE workshop; DW & WW CEU

  • February 8, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 1st, 2023

Our LIVE ONLINE “Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level I & II” workshop is perfect for operators who understand the principles of wastewater and water math and are interested in obtaining their Wastewater Treatment Operator level I or II certificate. Throughout this workshop we will utilize real life scenarios to demonstrate how these formulas are used in your daily life as an operator. To help you better understand and become comfortable with how to use these formulas we will work through a variety of “word problems” reflecting situations you may encounter in the field, treatment plant, or laboratory. We will discuss the problems you may encounter and share tricks for how to master “operator math”.

Register now to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Excel Spreadsheet for Water & Wastewater Operators” Live Online Workshop; DW & WW CEU

  • February 13, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 13604902426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 8th, 2023

This workshop is meant to help operators learn better navigate spreadsheets and design tables and forms commonly used in water and wastewater operations. While this workshop is designed for beginning users of Excel, it is also helpful for other users who may have been using spreadsheets but have limited experience in developing their own forms using basic formulas and formatting.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Introduction to Pumps” Workshop, Live Online; WW & DW CEU

  • February 14, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 8th, 2023

In this workshop we will discuss types and classifications of pumps, how they work, and their typical applications in the water and wastewater industry. This class forms the foundation for our new “mechanical” series of classes.

Register early to secure your seat


Upcoming“Introduction to Sanitary Surveys” workshop, LIVE ONLINE workshop; DW CEU

  • February 16, 2023
    8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm February 15th, 2023

A Sanitary Survey evaluates a water system’s records, facilities, and processes to determine if conditions currently present a public health hazard or could potentially lead to future hazards. All WA Group A PWSs must submit to a sanitary system on an either 3 or 5 year schedule. In this class we will explore how to prepare for a sanitary survey, respond to sanitary survey findings, report violations, and how to communicate with your regulator.

Register early to secure your seat.


Upcoming“Disaster Resiliency for Water & Wastewater Operations – What does that mean?” In-Person workshop; Tacoma, WA; WW & DW CEU

  • February 21, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm February 20th, 2023

This IN-PERSON workshop will provide you with a fundamental understanding of all-hazards emergency management systems and their application in the water and wastewater industries. Join us to learn what that means.

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Upcoming“Aerobic & Anaerobic Digestion”, Live Online workshop, WW CEU

  • February 21, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023

This 3 hour “Aerobic & Anaerobic Digestion” live online training will discuss the principles sludge digestion process, why it is an important step in wastewater treatment, and how it directly impacts the overall quality of the final biosolids product.

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Upcoming“Overview of Sequential Batch Reactors (SBRs)”, Live Online workshop; WW CEU

  • February 22, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023

In this 3 hour LIVE ONLINE workshop you will learn about the principle operation of SBRs, their history, and how they differ from conventional activated sludge operations. We will also introduce you to terminology, treatment components, and equipment commonly used in wastewater treatment using SBRs.

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Upcoming“How & Why to Write Standard Operating Procedures” In-Person Workshop, Chehalis, WA; WW & DW CEU

  • February 23, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

In-Person workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023

In this 7 hour workshop we will explore in detail the difference between an equipment or operations manual and an SOP, the general layout and expectations of these documents, what it means that the SOP is a “living document”, and how and when to update SOPs.

Register early to secure your seat


UpcomingIntroduction to Various Approved Ammonia Test Methods”, Live online Workshop; WW CEU

  • February 23, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023

During this 3 hour live online training we will discuss sample preparation requirements, analytical procedures, and quality control processes for ammonia testing in wastewater. This class will help you better understand how to determine which test method is best suited for your operation.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Microscopic Examination of Wastewater – Filamentous Bacteria”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW CEU

  • February 27, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 22nd, 2023

Microscopic examination of wastewater is an excellent tool for identifying a wastewater treatment process’ “health and condition”. In this workshop we will discuss commonly found types of filamentous bacteria, their structure, their impact on wastewater treatment, and possible control measures.

Sign up today to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Total & Fecal Coliform Testing for Water & Wastewater”, In-Person workshop, Dupont, WA; WW & DW CEU

  • February 28, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023

In this 7 hour “Total & Fecal Coliform Testing – Best Practices” In-Person training we will explore a variety of approved analytical methods to test water and wastewater for Total Coliform (TC) and Fecal Coliform (FC), discuss QAQC requirements, and help you better understand how to determine which method is best suited for your operation.

Secure your seat today – register NOW!


Upcoming“Introduction to Centrifugal Pumps Components & Operation” Live Online workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • February 28, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 22nd, 2023

In this workshop we will discuss types and classifications of pumps, how they work, and their typical applications in the water and wastewater industry. This class forms the foundation for our new “mechanical” series of classes.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Principles of the Activated Sludge Process” IN-PERSON Workshop, Tacoma, WA; WW CEU (WA & OR)

  • March 1, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 15th, 2023
Register early to avoid workshop cancellation

This “Principles of the Activated Sludge Process” workshop is designed to provide you with the fundamental understanding of the processes, components, and microbiology applied in the activated sludge process. This class is also accepted as training towards obtaining or maintaining your wastewater operator certification.

Register TODAY to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Introduction to Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR)” Live Online workshop, WW CEU

  • March 2, 2023
    8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 22nd, 2023

During this 3 hour “Introduction to Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR)” live online training we will explain the treatment principles applied in BNR operations, system components, and challenges encountered in these processes.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Overview of Laboratory Documentation” LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW & DW CEU

  • March 2, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 22nd, 2023

This workshop will point out what and how information needs to be documented to stay compliant with lab accreditation requirements and produce defensible and reliable lab data. We will discuss internal and external chain of custodies (COCs), benchsheets, logs (temperature, chemical, reagent, maintenance, etc.), Quality Control (QC) logs and charts, and standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 3 & 4 Certification Exam” Workshop, In-Person, Longview, WA; WW CEU

  • March 7, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm March 1st, 2023

Our “Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 3 & 4 Certification Exam” In-Person workshop consists of three sessions totaling 21 hours over a three-day period.
This workshop is perfect for operators who are getting ready to take their wastewater operator Level 3 or 4 certification exam. During this class we explain what to expect from the exam and help you identify areas you may want to focus on during your exam prep activities. Starting with the collection system all the way to the discharge of the effluent we review the key areas, components, and equipment encountered in wastewater treatment operations and practice exam style questions.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator level 1 & 2 Certification Exam”, Live Online workshop; WW CEU

  • March 7, 2023
    11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 28th, 2023

Our “Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 1 & 2 Certification Exam” Live online workshop consists of six sessions totaling 21 hours over a two-week period.
This workshop is perfect for operators who understand the principles of wastewater treatment and are interested in obtaining their Wastewater Operator level OIT, I or II certificate. This class will explain what to expect from the exam and help you identify areas you may want to focus on during your exam prep activities. We will review the major components and treatment process and practice exam style questions.

Sign up early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Centrifugal Pumps Components, Maintenance, Operation & Troubleshooting” IN-PERSON workshop; Tacoma, WA; WW & DW CEU

  • March 9, 2023
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm February 28th, 2023

This workshop focuses on centrifugal pumps, the most common type used in the water and wastewater industries. We will first discuss the parts & components typically found in centrifugal pumps, and then explore general operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Register early to avoid workshop cancellation!


Upcoming“Wastewater Process Control Optimization & Troubleshooting”, Live Online workshop; WW CEU

  • March 16, 2023
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm March 8th, 2022

In this 3 hour LIVE ONLINE workshop we will discuss commonly encountered problems, solutions, and steps to optimize your treatment process. We will also review traditional troubleshooting tools as well as innovative, state of the art approaches, such as DNA sequencing.

Register early to secure your seat!