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2017 Events

 

Practical Locating & Iowa One-Call

Training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & EPA logos

Speakers From:

Iowa One Call & Subsurface Solutions logos

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and state regulations.

With a variety of topics, speakers and presentations our training meets the requirements of system specialists (operators), management, office staff and decision makers.

Please visit our website and check out other training opportunities under the events tab, where you’ll find details on dates, locations, speakers, topics and much more.

Technical assistance to address compliance issues is available from State Rural Water Association at no cost.

Bring your locator for additional training on its use.

This workshop offers 5.0 CEU hours for Water Distribution.

March 21
Oakland

Oakland Community Center
614 Dr. Van Zee Rd.

March 22
Washington

Washington Co. Fairgrounds
611 Hwy 1 S.

Speakers
Agenda

Travis Beran - Subsurface Solutions

David Shelly - Subsurface Solutions

Ben Booth - Iowa One Call

7:45 - REGISTRATION

8:15 - Locate Theory, Types of locators, Proper Use, The five things to use to confirm your locate, Locate accessories (GPS mapping)

11:45 -Lunch on your own

12:45 - Basic requirements of Iowa One Call, excavator requirements, enforcement policy, Iowa Code chapter 480, types of underground facilities, ramifications of damaging facilities, Q&A.

3:00 - Wrap-up & CEU’s

Registration Cost
No Fees!
These classes are FREE!

 

Water Distribution - Hydrants/Valves

Presented by:

Clow Valve Company

The Iowa Rural Water Association invites you to join us for a free workshop cosponsored by Clow Valve.

General tour and overview of the Clow Valve Company and their Metal Casting Facility and Machine Shop. Also a fire hydrant demonstration and discussion.

Learn how your fire hydrants and water valves are made from start to finish. Learn the different types of products. Learn the specific parts of products. Constant discussion with Q&A throughout the day. Fire hydrant demonstration.

Please note: Workshop is limited to 30 participants.

This workshop offers 5.0 CEU hours for Water Distribution.

Date / Locations

February 14
Oskaloosa

Clow Foundry
1607 17th Ave E

March 21
Oskaloosa

Clow Foundry
1607 17th Ave E


Speakers
Agenda

Andy Kohler
Clow Valve Company

Steve Werninger
Clow Valve Company

8:30 – 9:00 Registration, Coffee

9:00 – 12:00 Foundry products, safety and tour. Hydrant teardown and repair, Q&A.

12:30 – 2:30 Lunch, Machine Shop tours

2:30 – 2:45 Wrap up & CEU’s

Registration Cost
No Fees!
These classes are FREE!

 

Water Operation Math

Training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & EPA logos

This workshop is designed for those operators who struggle with math as part of their duties and will cover the very basic to more complex math used for water treatment and distribution.

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and state regulations.

With a variety of topics, speakers and presentations our training meets the requirements of system specialists (operators), management, office staff and decision makers.

Please visit our website and check out other training opportunities under the events tab, where you’ll find details on dates, locations, speakers, topics and much more.

Technical assistance to address compliance issues is available from State Rural Water Association at no cost.

Please note: Class size is limited to 15 participants at each location. Register early to ensure your seat! Bring Calculator, Scratch Paper, Pens or Pencils.

This workshop offers 3.0 CEU hours for Water Treatment or Distribution.

 

Date / Locations

January 4
Stanhope

Stanhope Community Center
600 Main Street

January 11
Oakland

Oakland Community Center
614 Dr. Van Zee Rd.

January 18
Le Mars

Le Mars Convention Center Board Room
275 12th St. SE

February 1
Emmetsburg

The Shores at Five Island Community Center
14 N Lawler St

February 8
New Hampton

Fire Station Meeting Room
403 S. Linn Ave

February 15
Mt. Pleasant

Henry County Emergency Management
900 W Washington St.

Speakers
Agenda

Iowa Rural Water Association

8:00 - REGISTRATION

8:30 - Key concepts, formulas, acronyms, constants conversions, perimeter, area, volumes

9:40 - Flows, detention, percentage, feed rates, use of pie wheels, dose, demand, residual

10:50 - Horsepower, efficiency, velocity, loading, backwash

11:50 - Wrap-up & CEUs

Registration Cost
No Fees!
These classes are FREE!