Training

Math Refresher for Wastewater Operations – May 16th, 8am-12pm

All wastewater professionals (operators, maintenance and management personnel) will benefit from taking this training. This class covers basic math skills and methods for solving math-related problems that are associated with the daily operation of wastewater systems. This 3 hour review will also prepare those who are planning to take the exam with typical test problems and test taking tips. By the end of this class the participant will be proficient with the Formula Sheet, the Calculator, the Davidson Pie, the Arithmetic and Geometric Means, and recognize what 7.48, 1440, .433 and 8.34 are-among other facts! The last hour will cover a brief overview in Sustainable Management with a participation in a Self Assessment of the facility in which you work.

Instructor: Diane Johnson, P.E.

Training will be held at the Warwick Sewer Authority Conference Room, 125 Arthur W. Devine Blvd, Warwick, RI. Lunch will be provided after the workshop.

Cost is $10 for NWPCA Members and $30 for Non-Members (includes 1-year membership). Course qualifies for 4 TCHs.

Contact Nora Lough, NWPCA Training Committee Chair  at nlough@narrabay.com or 401-461-8848, ext. 450 to register.

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Suction Lift Pump School Seminar

This 4 hour workshop introduces and focuses on suction lift pumps and is geared towards existing pump users and others interested in this type of pump system.

Topics of discussion include:

  • Pump basics and system hydraulics
  • Multiple pump operation
  • Pump safety
  • Sustainable efficiencies

Instructors: Gorman-Rupp Pumps and Hayes Pump

Training has been postponed due to the pending storm.  New date TBD.

Cost is $10 for NWPCA Members and $30 for Non-Members (includes 1-year membership). Course qualifies for 4 TCHs.

Contact Nora Lough, NWPCA Training Committee Chair 
nlough@narrabay.com or 401-461-8848, ext. 450 to register.

Click here for full course details.

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