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Mar 13,2018 - Mar 22,2018    Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this course is through NH Department of Environmental Services. Please find the registration form through this link: Spring 2018 Registration Form


(New Operator Training) March 13, 15, 20 and 22, 5-8 PM Hands-on Pump Station Training field day and an Optional Math Review Classes Held at: DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES BUILDING 29 HAZEN DRIVE CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE with the field day in Franklin, NH

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Drinking Water & Groundwater Bureau, in conjunction with the New Hampshire Water Works Association, is offering this educational course for owners, operators and other persons currently involved in, or looking to become involved in, the management and operation of small public drinking water systems. The course is designed to provide fundamentals on the theory and practical knowledge required to maintain and operate a small public water system. The course is specifically geared toward individuals interested in becoming certified water works operators in the State of New Hampshire. No prior experience is required. The course consists of four required classes to be held from 5 to 8 p.m. in Concord, N.H., and one required daytime visit to an operational water works pump station in Franklin, N.H. An optional session for the drinking water math review will also be offered. There is a course fee includes the course textbook and handouts. Be sure to bring a notebook, a pencil and a calculator to each class. Ten training contact hours (10 TCHs) will be awarded upon completion of the course. Partial credit is not given for partial attendance. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED INCLUDE: Basic Water Chemistry Corrosion Control Cross Connection Control Disinfection Drinking Water Mathematics Duties and Responsibilities of an Operator Leak Detection NH Drinking Water Regulations Record Keeping Safe Drinking Water Act Standards Safety Sampling Requirements & Protocols Source Protection Water System Components: Storage, Pipes, Pumps & Valves Water System Hydraulics Water Sources Water Treatment Processes Inquiries: contact Wade Pelham at (603) 271-2410 or via email:  wade.pelham@des.nh.gov DIRECTIONS to NHDES Building at 29 Hazen Drive in Concord Travel I-93 to Concord. Take Exit 14 (Loudon Rd/State Offices). Head east on Loudon Rd. Follow the signs to State Office Park East. Pass the Everett Hockey Arena and continue up the hill to the next set of lights. Turn left onto Hazen Drive and follow the signs to the Department of Environmental Services. BRING A PHOTO ID WITH YOU TO THE LOBBY IN ORDER TO CHECK IN Please arrive 20 minutes early for class registration. To Register please follow the link below to access the registration form. Return the form and payment to NH Department of Environmental Services as instructed. Spring 2018 Registration Form


NH Department of Environmental Services
29 Hazen Drive
Concord, 03301

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