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Very Small Water Treatment and Disinfection

Start Date and Time: 06/14/2022 8:30 AM MST
End Date and Time: 06/14/2022 4:30 PM MST
Location: 6395 W Gowen Rd Idaho Rural Water Association Training Center BOISE, ID 83642
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Registration Deadline Date and Time: 06/14/2022 8:30 AM MST

Details: This 6-hour class is part of the IRWA apprenticeship program with an open invitation for others operating a Very Small Drinking Water System or needing Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to attend. This is a “blended” class which means there will be students attending the course in-person at the Idaho Rural Water Association Technical Training Center in Boise and online using Zoom. This course covers the following: Drinking water treatment systems and operation including, slow sand filtration, multi-media filtration, membrane filtrations and other systems. Disinfection of drinking water primarily using chlorine with a brief introduction to other alternatives like ultraviolet light, ozone, etc. NOTE: A very small operation specialist will be completing all the Idaho educational requirements for licensure by taking both the Very Small Drinking Water Treatment and Disinfection class and the Very Small Drinking Water Distribution class. (Does not include the work experience requirements as per IDAPA rules). Instructor: Gary Sievers, Idaho Rural Water Association. Manual: The California Rural Water Association sells the "Introduction to Small Water Systems - Student Manual" for $60. This manual is not required, but it is the basis of the class and will be referred to during instruction. CEUs Earned: 0.6 Drinking Water and Treatment. Cost: $120 Members/ $210 Non-Members. Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM MDT or 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM PDT. In-Person Location: View Map Idaho Rural Water Association Technical Training Center 6395 W Gowen Rd Boise, ID 83709 Online: You will be sent the Zoom link in your confirmation email.

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Tondee Clark

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Fee: $120.00

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Event Credit: 0.60 CEU
Accepted In: Idaho
Course Type: Classroom
CEU Course Number: WWP210711609

DEQ Drinking Water contact:
Curtis Stoehr at or (208) 373-0542