Operator Certification Program

The purpose of this web document is to provide a list of approved water operator instructor-led courses that have open registration for those interested in becoming certified water operators in New York State and those fulfilling renewal requirements. The training courses listed below are classroom-based; those interested in correspondence or web-based courses should review that document. The cost of training is not set by the Department and must be discussed with the training sponsor. Applicants for Grade IA or IB certification must complete both the Grade I - Advanced Operations course and the Grade I - Supervisory Management course to be eligible for certification.

The information contained in this document changes daily and this document is refreshed every 2 to 3 weeks. Please refer back to this page often in order to find new and updated information.

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Initial Certification Sponsors and Courses
Sponsor/School Grade/Course Dates/Times Cost Contact
Erie County Water Authority Grade A Initial Certification Course 07/20/2015 to 07/31/2015 $825 John Mogavero
(716) 207-1095
Hudson Valley Community College Grade A/B Water Treatment Plant Operator - Grade B 03/28/2015 to 06/08/2015 $960 Neil Bonesteel, P.E.
(518) 237-0193
Grade A/B Water Treatment Plant Operator - Grade A 03/30/2015 to 06/08/2015 $960
John J. Mogavero Grade D Certification Course 3 Days-4/22, 4/24, 4/29/2015 $350 John J. Mogavero
(716) 207-1095
Grade D Certification Course 05/05/2015 to 05/07/2015 $350
SUNY Morrisville - Morrisville State College Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 02/03/2015 to 02/06/2015 $500 Cory Sawyer
(315) 684-6082
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 02/09/2015 to 02/12/2015 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 03/17/2015 to 03/18/2015 $300
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 04/27/2015 to 04/30/2015 $500
Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 06/09/2015 to 06/12/2015 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 07/07/2015 to 07/08/2015 $300
Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 08/04/2015 to 08/07/2015 $500
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 08/10/2015 to 08/13/2015 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 10/13/2015 to 10/14/2015 $300
Grade B Operators Initial Certification Course 11/09/2015 to 11/13/2015 $550
Southern New York-Long Island Water Works School Grade D Certification Course 01/07/2015 to 02/02/2015
Wednesday evenings
$450 Richard Tobin
(516) 785-6451
Grade B Certification Course 02/04/2015 to 04/02/2015
Wednesday evenings
$700
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 04/01/2015 to 06/15/2015
Wednesday evenings
$850
Grade D Certification Course 04/06/2015 to 05/18/2015 $450
Grade I: Supervisory Management Course (Evening) 06/17/2015 to 07/29/2015
Wednesday evenings
$500
W2Operator Training Group Grade A Certification Course 01/12/2015 to 01/22/2015 $950 Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
Grade A Certification Course 02/02/2015 to 02/12/2015 $950
Grade C Certification Course (34 hours) 02/16/2015 to 02/20/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 03/02/2015 to 03/06/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 03/02/2015 to 03/06/2015 $550
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 03/02/2015 to 03/06/2015 $550
Grade D Certification Course 03/16/2015 to 03/20/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 04/27/2015 to 05/01/2015 $550
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 04/27/2015 to 05/01/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 04/27/2015 to 05/01/2015 $550
Grade B Certification Course 08/24/2015 to 08/28/2015 $575
Grade D Certification Course 09/21/2015 to 09/25/2015 $550
Grade C Certification Course (34 hours) 10/26/2015 to 10/30/2015 $550
Westchester Community College Grade C Initial Certification Course 04/02/2015 to 05/07/2015 $275 Jan Wines
(914) 271-5008
Grade D Initial Certification Course 04/06/2015 to 05/04/2015 $225
Western New York Water Operator School Grade D Certification Course 04/16/2015 to 04/17/2015 $375 Charles L. Ciehomski
(716) 833-2081
Grade C Certification Course 04/29/2015 to 05/01/2015 $450
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade B) 05/11/2015 to 05/15/2015 $575
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade A) 05/11/2015 to 05/22/2015 $875
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 06/08/2015 to 06/12/2015 $700
Grade D Certification Course 09/10/2015 to 09/11/2015 $375
Grade C Certification Course 09/23/2015 to 09/25/2015 $450
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade A) 10/12/2015 to 10/23/2015 $875
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade B) 10/12/2015 to 10/16/2015 $575
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 11/02/2015 to 11/06/2015 $700


Approved Renewal Course Offerings by Sponsor
Training Sponsor/Provider Date County Course Name City Contact Hours Delivery Type
2015-04 (April)
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
04/28/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course North Kingtown 20 workshop
2015-05 (May)
Chautauqua County Department of Health
William Boria
(716) 753-4772
05/14/2015 Chautauqua Flood Resilience: A Basic Guide for Water and Wastewater Systems Mayville 2.5 classroom
Cross Connection Control Bureau City of New York
John Senay
(718) 752-9630
05/08/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island City 20 workshop
05/11/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island City 20 workshop
05/22/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island City 20 workshop
DST-NY
David Medina
(516) 945-4312
05/04/2015 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
Dig Safely New York
Jim Flint
(315) 506-9822
05/06/2015 Allegany Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Houghton 1.5 classroom
05/14/2015 Livingston Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Lakeville 1.5 classroom
05/14/2015 Albany Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Altamont 1.5 classroom
05/27/2015 Franklin Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Malone 1.5 classroom
05/27/2015 Steuben Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Corning 1.5 classroom
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
05/15/2015 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
Long Island Water Conference
Arnold Palleschi
(516) 364-9890 x3426
05/14/2015 Nassau Water Treatment -- Ion Exchange, Activated Carbon, Advanced Oxidation Plainview 5.5 conference
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
05/04/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Topsham 6 workshop
05/05/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Topsham 20 workshop
05/11/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Bayville 6 workshop
05/12/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Bayville 20 workshop
New York Rural Water Association
Valerie Ogden
(518) 828-3155 x15
05/07/2015 Chautauqua Hydrants, Valves, Meters/Rules and Reg's Dunkirk 6 classroom
05/10/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 8D: Taming the Energy Hog at Your Plant Verona 1 conference
05/18/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 1D: Capital Improvement Planning for Water/Sewer Syst Verona 1 conference
05/18/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 2D: Aquatherm - PPR Fusion Pipe Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 3D: Financing for the Future & Funding Opportunities Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 4W: NYSDOH Regulatory Update Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 6W: Elements of Level 1 and Level 2 Assessments Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 9W: Water Tank Maintenance and Inspection Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 11W: 40 Years of SDWA Verona 1 conference
05/19/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: Exhibit Hall Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 12D: Asset Management Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 13W: Leak Detection 101 Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 15D: Importance of Alkalinity in Chemical and Biologi Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 16W: Arsenic in Drinking Water Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 17D: Using the Microscope to Troubleshoot Your Plant Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 18D: Locating Buried Pipe: Tools and Techniques Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 19W: NYS Fire Code 508: Fire Protection for Water Sup Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 21D: Solar Energy Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 22W: Groundwater Under the Influence? Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 24D: Water and Wastewater: A Collaborative Review Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 25D: Timely and Accurate Response Through Proper Plan Verona 1 conference
05/20/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: Exhibit Hall Verona 1 conference
05/21/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 26D: Don't Give Up! On Small Rural Projects with Seri Verona 1 conference
05/21/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 28D: Effective Communication in the W/WW Industry Verona 1 conference
05/21/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 29W: Cross Connection Control - An Overview Verona 1 conference
05/21/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 31D: Potential Climate Change and Your System Verona 1 conference
05/21/2015 Oneida 36th Tech Conference: 30D: Charge Chemistry and Coagulation Verona 1 conference
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
05/04/2015 Dutchess Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
05/05/2015 Wayne Fundamentals of Occupational Chemical Exposure Lyons 6 classroom
05/12/2015 Nassau Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Woodbury 7 classroom
05/13/2015 Nassau Process Verification and Calibration Woodbury 6 classroom
05/15/2015 Queens Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Jamaica 7 classroom
05/26/2015 Rensselaer Microbiological Workshop for Water/Wastewater Testing Troy 4 classroom
05/27/2015 Oneida Microbiological Workshop for Water/Wastewater Testing Utica 4 classroom
Southern NY and Northern PA Water Works Conference
Pennie L. Williams
(607) 687-1491
05/21/2015 Tioga Spring 2015: Asset Management Owego 1 conference
05/21/2015 Tioga Spring 2015: Revised Total Coliform Rule Owego 1 conference
05/21/2015 Tioga Spring 2015: Tank Asset Management Owego 1 conference
05/21/2015 Tioga Spring 2015: Ice Pigging Owego 1 conference
05/21/2015 Tioga Spring 2015: Design and Management of District Metered Areas Owego 1 conference
Southern Tier New York Water Works
Dawn Hawley
(607) 569-3704
05/13/2015 Chemung 2015 May Meeting: Work Zone Safety and Excavation Big Flats 4 conference
Southern Tier West
Nicole Nyznyk
(716) 945-5301
05/06/2015 Allegany 2015 Local Government Conference: Water: Flood Resiliency, Part One Houghton 1 conference
05/06/2015 Allegany 2015 Local Government Conference: Water: Flood Resiliency, Part Two Houghton 1 conference
W2Operator Training Group
Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
05/08/2015 Cortland Grade A-compliant Lab Course Cortland 6.5 workshop
Western New York Water Works Conference
John Paul Schepp, P.E.
(585) 227-6040
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session A: Tank Inspections and Coatings Newfane 1 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session B: Membrane Treatment for Water & Wastewater Newfane 1 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session A: Considerations for Application of Coatings to Pump Um Newfane 0.75 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session B: Sewer System Capital Improvement Programs Newfane 0.75 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session A: Innovation in Water Metering and AMR/AMI Technologies Newfane 1 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Session B: Chemical Tank Systems for Water & Wastewater Plants Niewfane 1 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Sessions A & B: Hydro Turbines for Water and Wastewater Systems Newfane 1 conference
05/06/2015 Niagara 2015 May - Sessions A & B: Which Disinfection System is Right for Your Trea Newfane 1 conference
2015-06 (June)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
06/15/2015 Dutchess Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Fishkill 15 classroom
06/17/2015 Dutchess Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Fishkill 15 classroom
06/29/2015 Onondaga Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Syracuse 15 classroom
Cross Connection Control Bureau City of New York
John Senay
(718) 752-9630
06/22/2015 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island City 4 workshop
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
06/12/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
06/15/2015 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
06/19/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
Finger Lakes Water Works Conference
Jean A. Millis
(315) 789-3030
06/04/2015 Ontario 20015 June Meeting: Monitoring the Water Quality of Your Distribution Syste Canandaigua 1 conference
06/04/2015 Ontario 2015 June Meeting: Backflow Prevention Canandaigua 1 conference
06/04/2015 Ontario 2015 June Meeting: Making Water Visible -- Via Improved Technologies & Prac Canandaigua 1 conference
06/04/2015 Ontario 2015 June Meeting: Trench Compaction Control Canandaigua 1 conference
Frederickseal, Inc.
Sandy Cox
(800) 258-3017
06/24/2015 Albany Sealing Seminar (Open Registration) Albany 14 classroom
Hach Company
Greg Starlin
(800) 227-4224 x2266
06/23/2015 Dutchess Laboratory Skills Workshop (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
06/24/2015 Dutchess Process Instrument Verification (6 hours) Poughkeepsie 6 workshop
06/25/2015 Dutchess Introduction to Chlorine Analysis Poughkeepsie 4 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
06/01/2015 Warren Spring 2015 TechConf: Opening Session: Year of the Operator Discussion Pane Bolton Landing 1.25 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 4: Variable Speed Wastewater Pumping Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 4: S%!? Flows Downhill … So Why Pump It? Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 4: New and Traditional Technologies Provide O Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 5: North Yonkers Pump Station Pump, Odor Cont Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 5: Resiliency Design in Wastewater Pumping St Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 6: Clarifiers: Making What We Have … Work Bet Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/02/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 6: Comprehensive Evaluation of Plant Hydrauli Bolton Landing 0.5 conference
06/03/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 11: Living in the Glass House: Ethics for Was Bolton Landing 1 conference
06/03/2015 Warren Spring 2014 TechConf: Session 11: Human Capital Risk Assessment Bolton Landing 1 conference
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
06/01/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Allentown 6 workshop
06/02/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Allentown 20 workshop
06/08/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hartford 6 workshop
06/09/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hartford 20 workshop
06/15/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boonton 6 workshop
06/16/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boonton 20 workshop
06/22/2015 Albany Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Latham 6 workshop
06/23/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Latham 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
06/01/2015 Rensselaer Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Troy 7 classroom
06/02/2015 Saratoga Dam Safety Ballston Spa 4 classroom
06/02/2015 Oneida Fundamentals of Occupational Chemical Exposure Utica 6 classroom
06/03/2015 Tioga Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Owego 7 classroom
06/05/2015 Madison Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Canastota 7 classroom
06/24/2015 Suffolk Emergency Planning and Water System Security Melville 4 classroom
06/24/2015 Rensselaer Guidance in Meeting the Revised Total Coliform Rule/HAB/UCMR Update Troy 6 classroom
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
(845) 239-2389
06/03/2015 Orange Grade 'A' Compliant Lab Course Middletown 5 workshop
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
06/22/2015 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 4 workshop
2015-07 (July)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
07/01/2015 Onondaga Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Syracuse 15 classroom
07/15/2015 Dutchess Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Fishkill 14 classroom
07/15/2015 Dutchess Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Fishkill 21 classroom
07/20/2015 Albany Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Albany 15 classroom
07/22/2015 Albany Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Albany 15 classroom
07/29/2015 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Syracuse 14 classroom
07/29/2015 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Syracuse 21 classroom
DST-NY
David Medina
(516) 945-4312
07/06/2015 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
07/20/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 6 workshop
07/21/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
07/27/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Northampton 6 workshop
07/28/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Northampton 20 workshop
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
07/07/2015 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
07/09/2015 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
2015-08 (August)
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
08/03/2015 Clinton Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Plattsburgh 6 workshop
08/04/2015 Clinton Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Plattsburgh 20 workshop
08/10/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Groton 6 workshop
08/11/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Groton 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
08/05/2015 Suffolk Distribution System Operation & Maintenance Strategies Melville 4 classroom
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
(845) 239-2389
08/12/2015 Orange Grade 'A' Compliant Lab Course Middletown 5 workshop
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
08/24/2015 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 4 workshop
2015-09 (September)
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
09/18/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
09/21/2015 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
09/25/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
DST-NY
David Medina
(516) 945-4312
09/21/2015 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
09/01/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
09/15/2015 Jefferson Asset Management Watertown 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
09/14/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Keene 6 workshop
09/14/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Haworth 6 workshop
09/14/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course York 6 workshop
09/15/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Keene 20 workshop
09/15/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Haworth 20 workshop
09/15/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course York 20 workshop
09/28/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 6 workshop
09/29/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
09/01/2015 Saratoga Guidance in Meeting the Revised Total Coliform Rule/HAB/UCMR Update Ballston Spa 6 classroom
09/02/2015 Rensselaer Automatic Control Valves O&M Troy 6 classroom
09/02/2015 Oneida Guidance in Meeting the Revised Total Coliform Rule/HAB/UCMR Update Utica 6 classroom
09/09/2015 Nassau Water Meter Technology Woodbury 3.5 classroom
09/14/2015 Rensselaer Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Troy 7 classroom
09/14/2015 Dutchess Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
09/15/2015 Rensselaer Process Verification and Calibration Troy 6 classroom
09/15/2015 Erie Hydrants, Valves and Meters Springville 5.25 classroom
09/17/2015 Oneida Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Utica 7 classroom
09/18/2015 Oneida Process Verification and Calibration Utica 6 classroom
09/29/2015 Chenango Automatic Control Valves O&M Norwich 6 classroom
09/30/2015 Wayne Automatic Control Valves O&M Lyons 6 classroom
09/30/2015 St Lawrence Concrete Water Tank Construction Ogdensburg 4 classroom
2015-10 (October)
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
10/02/2015 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
10/28/2015 Dutchess Asset Management Hopewell Junction 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
10/05/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Philadelphia 6 workshop
10/06/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Philadelphia 20 workshop
10/19/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hamden 6 workshop
10/20/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hamden 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
10/06/2015 Jefferson Operator Ethics and Applications in Water Supply Watertown 6 classroom
10/07/2015 Suffolk Operator Ethics & Applications in Water Supply (3.5) Melville 3.5 classroom
10/20/2015 Ulster Fundamentals of Cross Connection Control Kingston 7 classroom
10/20/2015 Clinton Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Peru 7 classroom
10/21/2015 Ulster Fundamentals of Cross Connection Control Kingston 7 classroom
10/21/2015 Clinton Water Storage Tank O&M/Harmful Algae/UCMR Update Peru 6 classroom
10/22/2015 St Lawrence Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Ogdensburg 7 classroom
10/27/2015 Suffolk Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Bayshore 7 classroom
10/28/2015 Monroe Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Rochester 7 classroom
10/29/2015 Suffolk Process Verification and Calibration Bayshore 6 classroom
SUNY Morrisville - Morrisville State College
Cory Sawyer
(315) 684-6082
10/28/2015 Madison Water Laboratory Course (Grade A-compliant) Morrisville 6 workshop
SUNY Potsdam
Robert M. Henninger
(315) 265-7033
10/13/2015 St Lawrence 2015 Local Gov Conf - What Is GIS and How Can It Be Used to Manage Water/Wa Potsdam 1.5 conference
10/13/2015 St Lawrence 2015 Local Gov Conf - Collecting and Maintaining Data with GIS Potsdam 1.5 conference
10/16/2015 St Lawrence 2015 Local Gov Conf - How Is the North Country Using GIS? Potsdam 1.5 conference
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
10/26/2015 Broome Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 20 workshop
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
(845) 239-2389
10/07/2015 Orange Grade 'A' Compliant Lab Course Middletown 5 workshop
W2Operator Training Group
Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
10/23/2015 Cortland Confined Space Training Cortland 3 classroom
10/23/2015 Cortland Competent Person Training Cortland 3 conference
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
10/26/2015 Westchester Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 20 workshop
2015-11 (November)
DST-NY
David Medina
(516) 945-4312
11/16/2015 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
Hach Company
Greg Starlin
(800) 227-4224 x2266
11/17/2015 Dutchess Laboratory Skills Workshop (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
11/18/2015 Dutchess Process Instrument Verification (6 hours) Poughkeepsie 6 workshop
11/19/2015 Dutchess Introduction to Chlorine Analysis Poughkeepsie 4 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
11/02/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 6 workshop
11/03/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 20 workshop
11/16/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Portland 6 workshop
11/17/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Portland 20 workshop
11/30/2015 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course S. Burlington 6 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
11/02/2015 Dutchess Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
11/17/2015 Suffolk Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities Hauppauge 4 classroom
11/18/2015 Ulster Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities Kingston 4 classroom
11/19/2015 Oneida Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities Utica 4 classroom
Seneca County Department of Health
Thomas Scoles
(315) 539-1947
11/06/2015 Seneca Preparing for Water Main Breaks Video Waterloo 0.25 teleconference/webcast/videotape
11/20/2015 Seneca Operator Chemistry Made Easy Video Waterloo 0.25 teleconference/webcast/videotape
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
11/10/2015 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
11/12/2015 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
2015-12 (December)
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
12/11/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
12/14/2015 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
12/18/2015 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
12/01/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
12/18/2015 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
12/13/2015 Saratoga Asset Management Rexford 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
12/01/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course S. Burlington 20 workshop
12/08/2015 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
12/09/2015 Nassau Applied Microbiology and Coliform Rule Woodbury 3.5 classroom
Seneca County Department of Health
Thomas Scoles
(315) 539-1947
12/11/2015 Seneca Operator Math Made Easy Video Waterloo 0.25 teleconference/webcast/videotape
12/18/2015 Seneca Sanitary Survey Inspection, Before You Begin Video Waterloo 2.5 teleconference/webcast/videotape
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
Steven Gagnon, P.E.
(845) 239-2389
12/02/2015 Orange Grade 'A' Compliant Lab Course Middletown 5 workshop
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
12/07/2015 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course   4 workshop


Videos:

The following videos are available to be loaned to Local Health Units only! Operators, please relay your interest to your Local Health Unit and request that they organize, apply and get approval to hold a training session for water operators based on videos.


Video Title Running Time in Hours
2006 Virtual System Explorer DVD-video only 3
AWWA Teleconference:Excellence in Water Quality Distribution 3
AWWA64090: Water Supply Operations - Source Water Protection 0.25
AWWA64093: Water Supply Operations: Disinfection Strategies 0.25
AWWA64095: Water Supply Operations: Ozone and UV 0.25
AWWA64097: Turbidity Measurement and Particle Counting 0.25
AWWA64099: Water Supply Operations: SCADA and Instrumentatio 0.25
AWWA64109: Water Supply Operations: Distribution Systems 0.25
AWWA64110: Water Supply Operations: Centrifugal Pumps 0.25
AWWA64112: Water Supply Operations: Water Loss Control 0.25
AWWA64127: Operator Math Made Easy 0.25
AWWA64128: Operator Chemistry Made Easy 0.75
AWWA64146: Top Consumer Questions About Drinking Water 0.25
AWWA64173: On the Job: Sampling 0.25
AWWA64190: Unidirectional Flushing 0.25
AWWA64218: Reliable Coliform Sampling for Water Systems 0.25
AWWA64227: New Horizons: The New Workplace 0.25
AWWA64272: Water Supply Operations - Water Sources 0.25
AWWA64281: Water Main Disinfection and Dechlorination 0.25
AWWA64302: Rural Water Management 0.25
AWWA64320: GIS for Water Utilities 0.25
AWWA64322: Hydrants 0.25
AWWA64323: Water Mains 0.25
AWWA64324: Valves 0.25
AWWA64325: Services and Meters 0.25
AWWA64326: Pumps and Motors 0.25
AWWA64328: Recovering from Disaster: Hurricanes and Power Fa 0.5
AWWA64356: The Water Workforce Crisis 0.25
AWWA65068:Emergency Planning-Big Picture for Water Utilities 0.5
AWWA65105: Tapping Into SDWA:Opportunities and Challenges 0.25
AWWA65113: Public Affairs for Water Utilities 0.5
AWWA65121: Preparing for Water Main Breaks 0.25
AWWA65140: Safety First: Water Utility Security 0.25
AWWA65193: Elevated Water Storage Tanks: Safety and Security 0.25
AWWA65218: Routine Coliform Sampling for Water Utilities 0.25
AWWA65226: New Horizons: Critical Infrastructure Protection 0.5
AWWA65233: Security Risk Assessment for Water Utilities 2.5
AWWA65247: Water System Security-Video Field Guide 0.5
AWWA65251: Utility Perimeter Security 0.25
AWWA65255: Backflow Prevention and Cross-Connection Control 0.25
AWWA65268: Water System Security-Bio Threat and Mitigation 0.25
AWWA65269: Water System Security-Distribution Sys Protection 0.5
AWWA65315: The Shrinking Workforce 3.5
Before You Begin...Cross Connections(*overlap with SS video) 0.25
ComputerCD Montana Water Ctr's Small Utility Board Training 3
EPA & the Weather Channel: After the Storm 0.25
EPA Arsenic Treatment Technology 1
EPA Virtual Water Treatment Plant Tour CD-ROM 0.25
Liquid Assets- The Story of our Water Infrastructure 1.5
Modern Marvels: Aqueducts - Man Made Rivers of Life 0.75
Modern Marvels: City Water 0.75
Modern Marvels: Plumbing: The Arteries of Civilization 0.75
Modern Marvels: Water 0.75
Sanitary Survey Inspection, Before You Begin 2.5
USC: Field Testing Backflow Preventers (with USC CCC Manual) 2.5
USC: Working Together for Safe Water 0.25
Water Infrastructure Successful Strategies for Local Leaders 0.25