Welcome to the 2018 CTAWWA Spring Training Schedule  

The classes listed below are for the Spring 2018 semester. The CTAWWA Education & Program Committee is committed to providing comprehensive up-to-date training for our members.  We appreciate your continued support and encourage you to participate in courses offered by CTAWWA individually as well as in partnership with the New England Water Works Association (NEWWA).

Please note that the following courses which are offered in partnership with NEWWA must be registered through and payment made directly to NEWWA

If you have questions or comments, please contact Romana Longo, Administrative Manager at 860-604-8996longoctawwa@gmail.com or Education & Program Committee Co-Chairs: Peter Grabowski at 413-572-3234; pjgrabowski@tighebond.com or Scott Bonett at 860-257-1067;sbonett@hazenandsawyer.com

 COURSES PRESENTED BY CTAWWA

The courses listed below are sponsored by the Connecticut Section of the American Water Works Association.

There is a listing of the course offerings on the website, www.ctawwa.org. You can fax the registration to (860) 953-3051, or register online (credit cards accepted).  NEWWA does not accept registration for these classes.  Download the CTAWWA Registration Form here.   

Registration fee includes all course materials, breaks, lunch (excluding half-day courses), CEUs and CEU Certificate.  All courses are approved for CT Certified Drinking Water Operator Training Renewal Requirements.  Distribution (D), Treatment (T), or combined (T&D) applicability is listed for each course.  Enrollment is limited; please register for courses early. 

 CTAWWA REGISTRATION FORM


or register online for CTAWWA courses here

  PARTNERSHIP COURSES WITH NEWWA

The following courses are offered in partnership with the New England Water Works Association, a section of the American Water Works Association (NEWWA).

To register for these courses, call NEWWA at (508) 893-7979, or visit the website at www.newwa.org.  CTAWWA cannot accept registration for these classes. Please download the NEWWA registration form here.

Registration fee includes all course materials, breaks, lunch (excluding half-day courses), CEUs and CEU Certificate. All courses are approved for CT Certified Drinking Water Operator Training Renewal Requirements. Distribution (D), Treatment (T), or combined (T&D) applicability is listed for each course.

Enrollment is limited; please register for courses early. 

Hands-On Disinfection with Chlorine

Course Code: TDC418AC

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Location: Bristol Water Treatment Plant, Bristol, CT

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

CEU: 0.6 CEU

Applicable for  Treatment & Distribution (T & D)

Course Description: This introductory course will present and overview of disinfection using chlorine. The morning segment will allow students to develop an understanding of using chlorine in the disinfection process, other available disinfection options, and the importance of controlling disinfection byproducts. The afternoon includes hands-on/demonstration stations that will allow students to utilize chlorination equipment, chlorine testing kits, and the gas leak repair kit, and understand the properties of chlorine. The course also includes an actual set-up of a liquid sodium hypochlorite disinfection process, and allows students the chance to participate using the Emergency Repair Kit A.

Registration Fee: CTAWWA Members: $190.00; Non- Members: $240.00

 

Preparing For and Responding to Water Main Breaks-Sold Out-Class is Full

Course Code: DMB418AC

Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Location: Regional Water Authority, New Have, CT

Time: 9:00am-4:30pm

CEU: 0.6 CEU

Applicable for Distribution (D)

Course Description: This course will assist distribution operators, consultants and contractors in creating and evaluation their own plan on how to effectively prepare, respond to, and repair damage or broken water mains. Specifically, it will cover how to plan for the initial response to a break, including inventory control and readiness of service vehicles, present incident management, including isolating the main, partial recovery and main repairs; and cover the methods of returning the main to service, including incident record keeping. Finally, case histories will be used to provide examples of what causes main breaks and how they can be prevented.

Registration Fee: CTAWWA Members: $190.00; Non- Members: $240.00

 

Understanding The Importance of Contact Time (CT) in Disinfection

Course Code: TUT418AC

DATE:  Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Location: Bristol Water Treatment Plant, Bristol, CT

Time: 9:00am-12:30pm

CEU: 0.3 CEU

Applicable for Treatment (T)

Course Description: This half-day class is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the concept of Contact Time (CT) used in providing effective disinfection of water.  Beginning with a full explanation of CT, the reasons for use of tables supported by sound science and research will be examined as it relates to water microbiology.  A brief explanation of Irradiation Time (IT) will be covered to assist in understanding similar concepts in the use of ultraviolet energy as an effective disinfectant.  The various types of chemical disinfectants will be examined, with an explanation of the most successful methods that are used to provide the best methods of pathogen elimination.  Lastly, a brief exercise will follow related to the use of CT tables and how to use the tables for compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act.

Registration Fee: CTAWWA Members: $140.00; Non-Members: $190.00

 Click Here to Download the NEWWA Registration Form

 


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