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

  • September 27, 2022
    8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm September 21, 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“Principles of Trickling Filters, RBC, Biotowers, MBBR, and Lagoons, ” Live Online Workshop, WW CEU

  • September 28, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop.

We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm September 27th, 2022

This 3 hour live online workshop will explain the principles applied in these treatment technologies and operational procedures of RBCs, Trickling Filters, Biofilm Reactors, and Lagoons. We will introduce terminology commonly used in wastewater treatment. Throughout the workshop you will become familiar with the treatment systems components, treatment conditions, and challenges commonly encountered when operating RBCs, Trickling Filters, Biofilm Reactors, and Lagoons.

Register today to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Overview of Asset Management”, Live Online workshop; DW & WW CEU

  • September 28, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

Live ONLINE workshop
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm September 27th, 2022

An Asset Management Plan is beneficial for ALL water and wastewater operations. Managing our equipment, infrastructure, and resources is just as important for a small home owners association as it is for a big city. Funding is tight for all operations and careful asset management can help us make the best of our resources and funding. This class will offer a step-by-step overview of what to consider when you develop an effective Asset Management Plan.

Register early to secure your seat!


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

  • October 4, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
We met our minimum registration requirements
Extended Registration Deadline: 5pm October 3rd, 2022

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

  • October 5, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm September 26th, 2022

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.

Secure your seat – register now!


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

  • October 10, 2022
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 5th, 2022

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“Principles of Disinfection for Wastewater Operations” Live Online Workshop, WW CEU

  • October 12, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 5th, 2022

In this 3 hour “Principles of Disinfection for Wastewater Operations” live online training we will discuss the basic principles of disinfection, operation and maintenance of chemical feed systems, as well as safety considerations of the various systems.

Register early to secure your seat!


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

  • October 13, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

We met our minimum registration requirements
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 5th, 2022

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.


UpcomingIntroduction to various approved ammonia test methods”, Live online Workshop; WW CEUs

  • October 18, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 12th, 2022

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!


UpcomingAerobic & Anaerobic Digestion, Live Online workshop, WW CEU

  • October 19, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 12th, 2022

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.

Secure your seat – register now!


Upcoming“pH, Chlorine, Turbidity, and Solids Analyses – Best Practices”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW & DW CEU

  • October 25, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 19th, 2022

In this 3 hour online workshop we will discuss how to perform pH, chlorine, turbidity, and solids analyses. The instructor will explain the equipment and procedure of each analysis and point out commonly encountered problems and explore troubleshooting procedures.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Laboratory Standard Operating Procedures – Best Practices” Live Online Workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • October 26, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 19th, 2022

Analytical data produced for regulatory compliance must meet many state and federal requirements. Laboratories conducting analyses for compliance purposes are required to be accredited and regularly demonstrate their qualifications and performance. One of the requirements of becoming an accredited laboratory is to develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all activities in the laboratory that are involved in producing analytical data.
During this 3 hour live online “Laboratory SOPs – Best Practices” workshop we will explain what information should be included in Laboratory SOPs and what language to use to best describe the lab processes.

Register early to secure your seat!


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

  • October 27, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 19th, 2022

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.

Sign up today to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Using lab data to optimize and troubleshoot your wastewater treatment process” IN-PERSON workshop, Puyallup, WA; WW CEU

  • October 31, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON Workshop!
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 19th, 2022

This class explains how to interpret lab results for tests like TSS, VSS, BOD, microscopy, nutrients, etc. and what they mean for your treatment process. We will provide you with tools to successfully fine tune your treatment processes, get the best quality and efficiency out of your system, meet your regulatory requirements, and have a cost-effective operation.

Secure your seat today!


Upcoming“Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator level 1 & 2 Certification Exam” workshop, In-Person; Puyallup, WA; WW CEU

  • November 1, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 19th, 2022

Our “Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 1 & 2 Certification Exam” Live online workshop consists of three sessions totaling 24 hours over a three-day 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.

Register early to secure your seat


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

  • November 1, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 21st, 2022

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

  • November 1, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 26th, 2022

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

  • November 2, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 26th, 2022

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“Overview of Regulatory Requirements for Small Group A Water Systems” Live Online workshop; DW CEU

  • November 3, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 26th, 2022

The SDWA provides the regulatory framework for Group A Public Water Systems (PWSs); rules like the “Revised Total Coliform Rule:, Lead & Copper Rule”, or the “Water Efficiency Rule” tell spell out what PWSs have to do to comply with those regulations.
Our “Overview of Regulatory Requirements for Small Group A Water Systems” workshop explains the requirements small Group A PWS must meet to be compliant with Drinking Water Regulations.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 3 & 4 Certification Exam” Live Online workshop; WW CEU

  • November 7, 2022
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 2nd, 2022

Our “Review & Prep for Wastewater Operator Level 3 & 4 Certification Exam” Live online workshop consists of six sessions totaling 21 hours over a two-week 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“Microscopic Examination of Wastewater – Filamentous Bacteria”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW CEU

  • November 8, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 2nd, 2022

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“Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level 1 & 2” IN-PERSON workshop, Longview, WA; DW & WW CEU

  • November 9, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm October 26th, 2022

Our IN-PERSON “Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level 1 & 2” 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“Introduction to Quality Assurance / Quality Control” Live Online Workshop, WW & DW CEU

  • November 15, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 9th, 2022

This “Quality Assurance / Quality Control – In The Lab And In The Field” workshop will provide you with an essential understanding of the principles and processes of QA/QC applied in water and wastewater treatment and other programs required to meet public health and / or environmental regulations.
To produce defensible data we must be able to demonstrate that equipment is properly calibrated, calibrations are verified, operators / analysts are trained properly, results are adequately documented, and more. This applies as much to field testing, operating flow meters and chemical feed pumps, and inline monitoring equipment as it does to your water quality analyses in the laboratory.

Register now to secure your seat


Upcoming“Biosolids Treatment” Live Online Workshop, WW CEU

  • November 16, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 9th, 2022

Solids processing is an important step in wastewater treatment. In this 3-hour live online training we will introduce the various biosolids treatment processes commonly applied in wastewater treatment. We will discuss real life scenarios to demonstrate how to apply the information to your treatment process.

Register early to secure your seat!


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

  • November 17, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 2nd, 2022

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.

Sign up today to secure your seat!


UpcomingHow to choose a contract laboratory, Live Online Workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • November 17, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 2nd, 2022

This 3 hour live online workshop will discuss what you should look for when selecting your contract laboratory. In addition we will discuss, how your lab can assist you in resolving regulatory compliance issues and what type of information laboratory clients commonly ask for to be provided in their reports or during an investigation.

Sign up early to secure your seat!


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

  • November 22, 2022
    8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 9th, 2022

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“Lessons learned from historic water & wastewater treatment”, Live Online workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • November 22, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 17th, 2022

Water and wastewater conveyance and treatment goes back as far as 1500 BC. What do we have in common with these ancient systems? How do these principles apply to today’s water and wastewater treatment? What can we learn from this historic knowledge?

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Upcoming“BOD – Best Practices”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW CEU

  • November 29, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 23rd, 2022

In this 3 hour online workshop we will discuss common problems encountered with the test and explore troubleshooting and corrective action procedures to help you get accurate and reliable BOD results.

Sign up early to secure your seat!


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

  • November 30, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

IN-PERSON workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 29th, 2022

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“Overview of Laboratory Accreditation & Compliance” workshop, Live Online; WW & DW CEU

  • December 1, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 23rd, 2022

In this workshop we will discuss the steps involved in becoming an accredited laboratory, how to add new parameters to your existing accreditation, and how to remain compliant with these requirements.

Register early to secure your seat!


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

  • December 6, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 23rd, 2022

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“Microscopic Examination of Wastewater – Protozoans & Metazoans”, LIVE ONLINE workshop, WW CEUs

  • December 6, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 30th, 2022

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 protozoans and metazoans, how to use these organisms as indicators for treatment conditions, their impact on wastewater treatment, and possible control measures.

Sign up today to secure your seat!


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

  • December 7, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 13604902426

LIVE ONLINE Workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 30th, 2022

In this 3-hour live online workshop we will discuss how and where Excel spreadsheet software is commonly used in water and wastewater operations.
We will demonstrate on screen how to navigate spreadsheets and apply water & wastewater formulas and functions. Throughout this class we will use real life examples of spreadsheets currently used by water and wastewater operations to calculate, track, and report process and laboratory data.

Register early to secure your seat!


Upcoming“Math Review & Exam Prep for Operator Level III & IV” In-Person workshop, Puyallup, WA; DW & WW CEU

  • December 13, 2022
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm November 30th, 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“Internal Laboratory Audits – Best Practices” Live Online Workshop, WW CEU

  • December 13, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm December 7th, 2022

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.

Secure your seat – register now!


Upcoming“Overview of Centrifugal Pump Maintenance”, Live Online workshop; WW & DW CEU

  • December 13, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm December 7th, 2022

In this workshop we will discuss routine and preventative maintenance of centrifugal pumps, common reasons for centrifugal pump failure, and how to correct these common pump failures.

Register early to secure your seat


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

  • December 14, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm December 7th, 2022

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!


UpcomingAerobic & Anaerobic Digestion, Live Online workshop, WW CEU

  • December 14, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop
Registration Deadline: 5 pm December 7th, 2022

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.

Secure your seat – register now!


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

  • December 15, 2022
    12:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Event Phone: 360-490-2426

LIVE ONLINE workshop

Registration Deadline: 5 pm December 7th, 2022

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.