TX - Basics of Cross Connection Control

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?  Operators, Managers and other utility staff of small water and wastewater systems that are responsible for the Cross Connection Control Program at your utility system. This class will provide information on establishing and managing an effective cross connection program. This class is approved by TCEQ for 4 CEUs in water and wastewater.

 1:00 pm     Introductions, Workshop Overview & Pre-Test

Establishing and Managing an Effective Cross Connection Control Program

Break

EPA Cross Connection Control Manual

Video on CCC

Q&A, Post Test & Evaluations

5:00 pm    Class Adjourns

Speaker:    Cesario Vela, Communities Unlimited                                                                                                       


AR_Sustainable Management of Water Systems - July 27, 2021

This workshop was developed for Mayors, Board Members, Management Staff and Operators of small water systems. It will provide information on key management areas and discuss tools, tips and measures for performance improvement.


AR_Source Water and Large Building - July 22, 2021

This workshop will cover the importance of source water protection and large building water treatment and maintenance. Common practices and challenges faced when dealing with both of these issues will be discussed.


TX_Achieve and Maintain Compliance_Drinking Water Operator Training

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Operators, Managers and other utility staff of small water systems that are responsible for ensuring your system remains in compliance. This workshop will cover regulations, disinfection and coliform sample collection. It is approved by TCEQ for 4 CEUs in drinking water.

 9:00 am     Workshop Introduction & Pre-Test

Regulatory Update

11:00 pm    Lunch

12:00 pm   Regulatory Update continued

Disinfection Overview

Coliform Sample Collection

1:45 pm    Q&A, Post Test, Evaluations   

Speaker:    Tom Fulton, Communities Unlimited


LA - EPA Drinking Water Operator Training - July 15, 2021

This workshop is designed to provide an overview of the SDWA and provide information on disinfection, proper flushing of water lines, DBPs and much more.  This class is approved by LDH for 4 CEH's in drinking water. Course # 64655.

Topics Covered Include:

  • SDWA Overview
  • Disinfection
  • Proper Flushing of Water Lines
  • Disinfection By-Products (DBPs)

 

 


TX_Basics of Cross Connection Control

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?  Operators, Managers and other utility staff of small water and wastewater systems that are responsible for the Cross Connection Control Program at your utility system. This class will provide information on establishing and managing an effective cross connection program. This class is approved by TCEQ for 4 CEUs in water and wastewater.

 1:00 pm     Introductions, Workshop Overview & Pre-Test

Establishing and Managing an Effective Cross Connection Control Program

Break

EPA Cross Connection Control Manual

Video on CCC

Q&A, Post Test & Evaluations

5:00 pm    Class Adjourns

Speaker:    Cesario Vela, Communities Unlimited  


TX_Achieve and Maintain Compliance_Drinking Water Operator Training

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Operators, Managers and other utility staff of small water systems that are responsible for ensuring your system remains in compliance. This workshop will cover regulations, disinfection and coliform sample collection. It is approved by TCEQ for 4 CEUs in drinking water.

 9:00 am     Workshop Introduction & Pre-Test

Regulatory Update

11:00 pm     Lunch

12:00 pm    Regulatory Update continued

Disinfection Overview

Coliform Sample Collection

1:45 pm     Q&A, Post Test, Evaluations   

Speaker:     Tom Fulton, Communities Unlimited


AL - Sustainable Infrastructure: Water Conservation, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Sources

The process of incorporating "green" practices can burden a small utility that already struggles to meet operating costs, aging infrastructure and increasing regulations. This class will provide practical information and resources to help small utilities with their efforts to conserve water and be more energy efficient.  4 CE Hours in Water contingent upon ADEM's approval.

Class Time:  8:00 am - 12:15 pm

  • Introductions & Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Test
  • Water Conservation
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Water Loss - Apparent vs Real
  • GIS Mapping
  • Questions & Answer Session
  • Post Test
  • Class Evaluation

This workshop is being brought to you at no charge by Communities Unlimited, Inc. and Rural Community Assistance Partnership through funding provided by U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Decentralized Wastewater (Septic System) Basics for Homeowners in Alabama

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?  Homeowners, Realtors, property owners and developers responsible for the decentralized wastewater system (septic system) serving a residence or group of residences.  This class will cover the basics of onsite Sewage systems as well as proper operation and maintenance and much more

Subjects to be addressed in the online class includes the following:

What is wastewater, and why do we treat it?
•What is a septic system, and why is it important?
•How does a septic system work?
•Where is the septic system placed and why?
•Who takes care of the system?
•How do I know if my system is not working?
•How much does it all cost?

 Speaker:  Alfred Jackson, Communities Unlimited, Environment Management Technician


TX_Water & Wastewater Math

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Operators, Managers and other utility staff of small water and wastewater systems-licensed or preparing to take the exam to become licensed. The class covers the basics of mathematics-addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals & percentages. Approved by TCEQ for 4 CEUs in Drinking Water and Wastewater.

 1:00 pm     Introductions, Workshop Overview & Pre-Test

Addition, Rounding, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Exponents

Break

Oder of Operations, Area & Volume, and much more

Q&A, Post Test & Evaluations

5:00 pm    Class Adjourns

Speaker:    Cesario Vela, Communities Unlimited