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


Alaska
The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is offering:​
Sept. 11-15 — Clerks Management for Rural Utilities, Anchorage
Oct. 4-5 — Pump Repair & Maintenance, Anchorage
Oct. 16-20 — Introduction to Small Water Systems, Fairbanks

British Columbia
The British Columbia Water and Waste Association is offering:
Aug. 25. — Small Water Systems Workshop, Invermere
Oct. 12 — Interface Fires: Risks & Mitigation, Kamploops
Oct. 16-20 — Wastewater Treatment 2, Fraser Valley
Oct. 23-24 — Small Water Systems, Prince George
Oct. 25-26 — Small Wastewater Systems, Prince George
Nov. 2-3 — Yukon Water & Wastewater Conference & Trade Show, Whitehorse

Florida
The University of Florida, Training, Research and Education for Environmental Occupations is offering:​​
Aug. 29-31 — Water Distribution Systems Operator Level 1 Training, Kissimmee
Sept. 26 — DEP SOPs For Water Sampling & Meter Testing, Gainesville
Sept. 27 — Intro to DEP SOPs for Groundwater, Gainesville
Sept. 26-27 — SCADA & Electrical Training, Davie
Aug. 29-31 — Water Distribution Systems Operator Level 1 Training Course, Kissimmee
Oct. 17 — Wastewater Collection System Cleaning and Maintenance, Gainesville
Oct. 20 — Water Distribution System Pipes and Valves, Gainesville

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing - June 2016

The Florida Water Environment Association is offering:
Sept. 14 — 10th annual Southwest Florida Water & Wastewater Exposition, Punta Gorda
Sept. 25-27 — PACP/MACP/LACP Certification Training, Boca Raton

Kansas
The Kansas Water Environment Association is offering:​​
Aug. 29-31 — KWEA-KsAWWA Joint Conference

Kentucky
The Kentucky Water and Wastewater Operators Association is offering:
Sept. 27-28 — Central Fall Water/Wastewater Conferences, Barren River State Park
Oct. 19 — Motor Controls Workshop, Brownsville
Oct. 19 — General Technical Training, Hopkinsville
Oct. 24-26 — Fall Water/Wastewater Conference, Lexington
Nov. 16 — Drinking Water and Wastewater Training, Morehead

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing: July 2016

Illinois
The Illinois Water Environment Association is offering:
Aug. 30 — Plant Operations Tour, Rockford
Sept. 6 — Nutrient Removal and Recovery Workshop, Addison
Sept. 30 — WEFTEC 2017, Chicago
Nov. 2 — Collection Systems Seminar, Lisle

Michigan
The Michigan Water Environment Association is offering:​
Sept. 7 — Fundamentals of Anaerobic Digester and Control, Grand Rapids
Sept. 12-13 — C and D License Exam Preparation Course, Various Locations
Sept. 13 — Fundamentals of Secondary Treatment, Midland
Sept. 14 — Fundamentals of Wastewater Math I, Linden
Sept. 19 — Basic Health and Safety Practices, Linden
Sept. 19 — Purposes and Fundamentals of WW Treatment, Boyne City
Sept. 20 — Purposes and Fundamentals of Wastewater Treatment, Kalamazoo
Sept. 21 — Industrial Pretreatment Program, East Lansing
Sept. 28 — Operators Seminar, Gaylord
Oct. 11 — Fund. of Wastewater Math II, Linden
Oct. 12 — Collections Seminar, East Lansing

Minnesota
The Minnesota Section of the Central States Water Environment Association is offering:
Sept. 20 — Collection Workshop, Duluth
Nov. 8 — 32nd Conference on the Environment, Minneapolis

Related: Water and Wastewater Education Listing: August 2016

Nebraska
The Nebraska Water Environment Association is offering:
Oct. 16-18 — Wastewater Certification Training, Norfolk
Nov. 7-9 — 2017 Joint Fall Conference, Kearney

New Brunswick/Nova Scotia/Newfoundland
The Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association is offering:
Sept. 5 — Varec Biogas Training, Halifax, NS
Sept. 12 — Distribution System Corrosion and Control, Charlottetown, PE
Sept. 12-15 — Wastewater Collection Level I & II, Halifax, NS
Sept. 26-29 — Water Treatment Level I & II, Halifax, NS
Oct. 3-4 — Chlorine Handling and Response Training, North Sydney, NS
Oct. 15-18 — 2017 Conference, Prince Edward Island
Oct. 19 — SCADA, Halifax, NS
Oct. 24-25 — Water & Wastewater Fundamentals, Halifax, NS
Oct. 27 — Lift Stations and Forcemains, Sydney, NS

The Water Environment Association of Ontario is offering:
Sept. 14 — Intelligent Wastewater Systems Seminar, Burlington

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New York
The New York Water Environment Association is offering:​
Sept. 13 — 2017 Watershed Science and Technical Conference, Saugerties
Sept. 21 — Dewatering and Thickening Technologies and Polymer Optimization, Utica
Oct. 19 — Innovative Treatments for Meeting Low Level Nutrient Limits, Babylon
Oct. 19 — Mathematics for Water and Wastewater Operators, Syracuse
Oct. 25 — Nitrogen Removal, Monticello

North Carolina

The North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association is offering:
Aug. 24 — Automation: So, Your SCADA System is Aging, Greensboro
Aug. 29 — RCAP Small System Operator Training, Fayetteville
Sept. 14 — 2017 Institute: Charlotte Water, Huntersville
Sept. 20 — 2017 Seminar: Sustainability, Cary

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Ohio
The Ohio Water Environment Association is offering:​
Sept. 19-20 — NWOWEA Two-Day Lagoon Workshop, Celina
Oct. 11-12 — OWEA Plant Ops & Lab Analysis Workshop, Lewis Center

South Carolina
The Water Environment Association of South Carolina is offering:
Sept. 14-15 — 2017 Confluence Conference, Charleston
Sept. 29 — Stormwater Lunch and Learn, TBD

Texas
The Texas Water Utilities Association is offering:​
Aug. 28 — Wastewater Lab, Wylie
Aug. 30 — CCC/CSI, Wylie
Sept. 5 — Wastewater Collection, San Marcos
Sept. 11 — Basic Water, Corpus Christi
Sept. 12 — Water Utilities Safety,Beaumont
Sept. 12 — Water Utilities Safety, Waco
Sept. 12 — Water Lab, Granbury
Sept. 18 — Basic Wastewater, Weslaco
Sept. 19 — CSI/CCC, Gatesville
Sept. 19 — Chlorinator Maintenance, Victoria
Sept. 20 — Basic Water, Weslaco
Sept. 26 — Water Distribution, Waco
Sept. 26 — Ground Water Production, Stafford
Sept. 27 — Surface Water Production II, Port of Brownsville

The Environmental Training Institute at the University of Texas-Arlington is offering:
Aug. 26-29 — Introduction to Environmental Compliance, La Marque
Aug. 29-31 — Fundamentals of the Clean Air Act, Austin
Sept. 6-8 — Fundamentals of the Clean Air Act, Arlington
Sept. 11-14 — Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, La Marque
Sept. 12-15 — Introduction to Environmental Compliance, Austin
Sept. 13-14 — Environmental Monitoring, Arlington
Sept. 15 — Environmental Monitoring Lab, Arlington
Sept. 15 — Managing Hazardous Waste in Texas Workshop, La Marque
Sept. 19-22 — Introduction to Environmental Compliance, Arlington
Sept. 26-29 — Introduction to Environmental Compliance, La Marque
Oct. 2-4 — Fundamentals of the Clean Air Act, Austin
Oct. 10-13 — Introduction to Environmental Compliance, Albuquerque
Oct. 11-13 — Introduction to Water and Wastewater Regulations, La Marque
Oct. 20 — Managing Hazardous Waste in Texas Workshop, La Porte
Oct. 16-19 — Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, La Porte
Oct. 27 — Managing Hazardous Waste in Texas Workshop, Arlington

The Environmental Training Institute at the University of Texas-Arlington also announced the following free OSHA training opportunities:
Aug. 28 — Evacuation and Emergency Planning, Arlington
Aug. 28 — Recordkeeping Rule Seminar, Arlington
Sept. 1 — Managing Excavation Hazards, Houston
Sept. 8 — Evacuation and Emergency Planning, Oklahoma City
Sept. 8 — Managing Excavation Hazards, San Antonio
Sept. 8 — Introduction to Safety and Health Management, Texas City
Sept. 8 — Recordkeeping Rule Seminar, Oklahoma City
Sept. 11 — Introduction to Machinery and Machine Safeguarding, Arlington
Sept. 11 — Lockout/Tagout, Albuquerque
Sept. 11 — Understanding OSHA's Permit- Required Confined Space Standard, Bentonville
Sept. 11 — Managing Excavation Hazards, Baton Rouge

Wisconsin
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is offering:​
Aug. 28 — Distribution Certification, West Bend
Aug. 28 — Basic General Wastewater, Madison
Aug. 30 — Lime Softening Certification, Fond du Lac
Aug. 31 — Iron, Zeolite and VOC Certification, Fond du Lac
Sept. 5 — Groundwater Supply and Distribution Certification, Madison
Sept. 6 — Biological Treatment - Suspended Growth, Plover
Sept. 6 — Regional Utility Management, Lake Hallie
Sept. 11 — Basic General Wastewater, Rice Lake
Sept. 19 — Surface Water Certification, West Bend
Sept. 20-22 — 96th Annual Meeting and Expo, Wisconsin Dells
Sept. 20 — Biological Solids/Sludge Handling, Processing and Reuse, Green Bay 
Sept. 25 — Basic General Wastewater, Plover
Sept. 26 — Groundwater Supply and Distribution Certification, Chippewa Falls
Sept. 27 — Regional Utility Management, Watertown


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