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Advanced Water Treatment Operations: Track E

Member $100 / Non-member $125
Online registration for this webinar closes on June 26.

Registration for webinars is a 2-step process.  Once you have registered here, please look for an email titled "Your Webinar Registration is Almost Complete" for the link to complete the registration process in Zoom.  After registering in Zoom you will receive an email containing your unique link to the webinar.

During the webinar, please check the participant list to make sure your name appears.  Contact hours will only be issued to the names that appear on the participant list.

Refunds are not permitted within 15 days of the webinar.

This is one in a series of five separate webinars that will discuss various advanced water treatment operations, topics and processes.  Advanced water treatment technology incorporates a multiple barrier approach to water purification including disinfection, physical separation and other advanced processes.  The tracks can be taken in any order and will discuss a variety of topics.  These tracks can be beneficial for someone taking the AWTO 3 or higher.  This webinar will cover the following:
  • Compliance with regulations and operational permits
  • Alternatives to fully advanced treatment trains
  • I.P.R. usage and best practices for both ground water replenishment and surface water augmentation
  • Other water sources creating ground water issues such as PFAS
  • Water re-stabilization
  • Leaching of metals from the soil

This webinar is 7:30 am - 11:30 am on June 28.
Earn up to 4 contact hours (based on attendance).  Contact hours will be emailed to you within 30 days of receiving your class evaluation.
Receipts for classes are from info@ca-nv-awwa.org
Instructor: Henry Palechek

Henry Palechek has been working in the water utility field since 1989.  He started at the City of San Diego and later moved to Helix Water District.  Helix has a 106 MGD water treatment plant with ozone as its primary disinfectant, a 50 square mile water distribution system, serving about 500,000 connections which includes delivering water to three other districts.  Henry has been teaching community college classes in water technology since 1993.  He holds a BS degree in Information Systems and four AS degrees in Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Electronic Technology and Computer Science.  He currently holds a California T5 and D3 certification and an AWWA CA/NV AWTO 5.

Drinking water, wastewater or water reuse operators working at facilities using advanced water treatment technologies and related control processes may be interested in earning the new, voluntary AWT Operator (AWTO®) Certification.
AWT Operators protect public health by ensuring a supply of safe and high-quality drinking water from advanced water reuse facilities.
Operators who currently hold a Grade 3 certification for Wastewater Treatment Operator or Water Treatment Operator in California or Nevada are eligible to apply for the AWT3 exam. Be sure to download and read the candidate handbook at AWTOperator.org.

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7:30 AM - 11:30 AM Online Webinar
Online registration not available.

Refund Policy

Requests for refunds and transfers must be made in writing and are subject to the following conditions: Full refund of fee paid (minus 25% handling fee) will be issued for cancellations received more than 15 days prior to class start date. All fees are non-refundable thereafter. Transfers are based on availability. No transfer requests will be authorized if they are not received more than 15 days prior to class start date. A 100% refund or credit of your registration fee will be issued if a class is canceled by the Section.

Transfer Policy

Requests for transfers must be made in writing and are subject to the following conditions: Transfers are based on availability.  No transfer requests will be authorized if they are not received more than 15 days prior to class start date.