Welcome to the Training Coordination Committee page!

Our mission is to facilitate access to trainings, especially in underserved portions of the Section.
 
Following are our current initiatives. More detail is provided in the meeting minutes. Please contact us if you’re interested in learning more or in joining our crack team.
1.      Emergency Preparedness Course has been completed. We are looking for anyone interested in becoming an instructor for this course. The committee is hosting a pre-con track for free to train the trainers. 
2.      Water Storage Basics Course has been completed. We are looking for anyone interested in becoming an instructor for this course. The committee is hosting a pre-con track for free to train the trainers.
3.      Chemistry for Operators course is back in development. We have received a large portion of the materials now and are working to refine this course.
4.      Math for Operators curriculum has began to move forward again. We currently have so great material and are working to put a course together.

Chair
Loren Searl
509-625-7960
Secretary

Lisa Snowden

503-727-3915

Lisa.Snowden@hrdinc.com


 

 

Would a basic waterworks course be useful in your area?

This 0.6 CEU Basic Waterworks course is ready for use throughout the Section. Please see our Basic Waterworks webpage for the list of trained instructors and other key information.

 

Could your area use training in arc flash, electrical, and controls?

Trained instructors are ready to assist with a 0.6 CEU-approved, 6-hour course. Please see our Arc Flash webpage for more details.

 

 

Courses Approved for CEUs

State sites

Idaho - https://secure.ibol.idaho.gov/eibolpublic/cecoursebrowser.aspx?bureau=wwp

Oregon - http://www.oesac.com/dwpcourses.htm

Washington - http://www.instruction.greenriver.edu/wacertservices/wwo/approved-courses/all-courses-approved-by-sponsor-or-title.aspx
 

Other locations for approved/upcoming courses

Idaho  

Idaho Rural Water Association - http://irwa.sharepoint.com/Pages/training.aspx

 

Oregon

Oregon Association of Water Utilities - http://www.oawu.net/TrainingHome.htm

 

Washington

Evergreen Rural Water - http://erwow.org/blog/event-list

 
 
 

Hosting a Training?

Please see our Hosting page for a list of state-determined responsibilities and forms, and PNWS templates to help.