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
Grade I Initial - Advanced Operations 09/15/2015 to 10/28/2015 $860
John J. Mogavero Grade D Certification Course 04/22/2015 to 04/29/2015
Three days: 4/22, 4/24, 4/29
$350 John J. Mogavero
(716) 685-8323
Grade D Certification Course 05/05/2015 to 05/07/2015 $350
Grade D Certification Course 08/05/2015 to 08/12/2015
Three days: 8/5, 8/7, 8/12
$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
SUNY Ulster Grade A Certification Course 09/01/2015 to 12/03/2015 $1050 Continuing and Professional Education Registrar
(845) 339-2025
Grade B Certification Course 09/01/2015 to 11/05/2015 $760
Grade C Certification Course 09/14/2015 to 10/28/2015 $600
Grade D Certification Course 11/02/2015 to 12/07/2015 $425
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 B Certification Course 04/21/2015 to 06/11/2015 $700
Grade I: Supervisory Management Course 06/17/2015 to 07/29/2015
Wednesday evenings
$500
Grade B Certification Course 09/28/2015 to 12/07/2015 $700
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 09/30/2015 to 10/28/2015 $850
Grade D Certification Course 01/04/2016 to 02/08/2016 $450
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 02/22/2016 to 04/25/2016 $850
Grade I: Supervisory Management Course (Evening) 05/02/2016 to 06/27/2016 $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 C (B/C) Certification Course 03/02/2015 to 03/06/2015 $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 D Certification Course 03/16/2015 to 03/20/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 04/27/2015 to 05/01/2015 $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 C (B/C) Certification Course 08/10/2015 to 08/14/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 08/10/2015 to 08/14/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 08/10/2015 to 08/14/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 08/24/2015 to 08/28/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 08/24/2015 to 08/28/2015 $550
Grade B Certification Course 08/24/2015 to 08/28/2015 $575
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 08/24/2015 to 08/28/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 09/12/2015 to 09/16/2016 $550
Grade D Certification Course 09/21/2015 to 09/25/2015 $550
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 10/26/2015 to 10/30/2015 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 10/26/2015 to 10/30/2015 $550
Grade C Certification Course (34 hours) 10/26/2015 to 10/30/2015 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 10/26/2015 to 10/30/2015 $550
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 03/08/2016 to 03/12/2016 $550
Grade B/C Certification Course 03/08/2016 to 03/12/2016 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 03/08/2016 to 03/12/2016 $550
Grade C (B/C) Certification Course 09/12/2016 to 09/16/2016 $550
Grade B (B/C) Certification Course 09/12/2016 to 09/16/2016 $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
Grade C Initial Certification Course 10/15/2015 to 11/19/2015 $275
Grade D Initial Certification Course 10/19/2015 to 11/16/2015 $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
2015-08 (August)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
08/03/2015 Nassau Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Plainview 15 classroom
08/05/2015 Nassau Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Plainview 15 classroom
Chautauqua Region Prof. Wastewater Operators Assoc
William Boria
(716) 753-4772
08/05/2015 Erie Understanding Chemical Storage Tank Operations and Design Irving 1.5 classroom
DST-NY
David Medina
(516) 945-4312
08/03/2015 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
Finger Lakes Water Works Conference
Jean A. Millis
(315) 789-3030
08/13/2015 Seneca 2015 August Meeting: Vendor Exhibit Seneca Falls 1 conference
Hudson Valley Water Works Conference
Jay Beaumont
(845) 778-3141
08/20/2015 Orange 2015 Summer Meeting: Pipe Joint Restraints Harriman 1 conference
08/20/2015 Orange 2015 Summer Meeting: OCDOH Regulatory Update Harriiman 1 conference
08/20/2015 Orange 2015 Summer Meeting: Water Supply and Drainage Pipes Harriman 1 conference
08/20/2015 Orange 2015 Summer Meeting: Underground Utility Location Harriman 1 conference
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
Northern New York Water Works Conference
Robert M. Henninger
(315) 265-7033
08/19/2015 St Lawrence 2015 Summer Meeting Wanakena 6 conference
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)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
09/02/2015 Nassau Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Plainview 14 classroom
09/02/2015 Nassau Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Plainview 21 classroom
09/14/2015 Monroe Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Rochester 15 classroom
09/16/2015 Monroe Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Rochester 15 classroom
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
EMA of New York
Rebecca Zeeuw
(607) 756-0424 x14
09/21/2015 Cortland Hands-On AC Drive Troubleshooting Seminar Cortland 14.5 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
09/01/2015 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
Frederickseal, Inc.
Sandy Cox
(800) 258-3017
09/09/2015 Albany Sealing Seminar (Open Registration) Albany 14 classroom
Long Island Water Conference
Arnold Palleschi
(516) 364-9890 x3426
09/09/2015 Nassau Treatment of Environmental Contaminants in Water Westbury 2.5 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: The Operations Support Tool (OST) with HEFS Forecasts West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Extreme Hydrological Event Forecasting and NYC Operat West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Performance Assessment of Stochastic Weather Generato West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Hydrilla, an Invasive Aquatic Plant with Potential to West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Trends of Chlorophyll and Phytoplankton for New York West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: The Floristic Composition of the Phytoplankton within West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Examining Land-Use Changes and Associated Stormwater West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Implementing Stormwater Green Infrastructure for Regu West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Exploration and Evaluation of Long-Term Water Qualtiy West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Development of a Watershed Timeline to Chronicle Hist West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Recent Advancements in Ground Penetrating Radar Techn West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Monitoring Turbidity Under Ice Cover at Ashokan Reser West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Overview of Hillview Reservoir Protozoan Data and Upd West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Giardia Concentrations in New York City's West of Hud West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: UV-Oxidation for Recalcitrant Chemical Contaminants West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Best Management Practices and their Impact on Turbidi West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Environmental Concerns for Temporary Pumping and Dewa West Point 0.5 conference
09/09/2015 Orange 2015 Watershed Conf: Denitrifying Bioreactors Reduction of Agricultural Ni West Point 0.5 conference
09/15/2015 Jefferson Asset Management Watertown 6 classroom
NYS AWWA - Tifft Water Resources Symposium
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 1 - Welcome/Keynote Address/DOH Regulatory/Rev. To West Harrison 2.5 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 2A - Water Quality and Public Health West Harrison 1.5 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 2B - Water Quality and Public Health West Harrison 1.5 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 3A - Groundwater West Harrison 1.5 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 3B - Groundwater West Harrison 1 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 4A - Utility Finance and Management West Harrison 1.5 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 4B - Utility Finance and Management West Harrison 1 conference
09/23/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 5 - Panel Discussion: Water Main Breaks & Lessons West Harrison 1 conference
09/24/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 6 - Water Treatment Facilities and Pump Stations West Harrison 2 conference
09/24/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 7 - Storage, Conveyance and Distribution System West Harrison 2 conference
09/24/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 8 - Sustainability and Water Conservation West Harrison 2 conference
09/24/2015 Westchester 2015 Symposium - Session 9 - Aging Infrastructure and New Construction West Harrison 2 conference
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 Rural Water Association
Valerie Ogden
(518) 828-3155 x15
09/23/2015 Herkimer Basic Safety for Water/Wastewater Operators Ilion 6 classroom
09/24/2015 Jefferson Basic Safety for Water/Wastewater Operators Watertown 6 classroom
09/29/2015 Columbia Laboratory (Grade A-Compliant) 6-hr Ghent 6 classroom
09/30/2015 Warren Laboratory (Grade A-Compliant) 6-hr Lake George 6 classroom
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)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
10/07/2015 Monroe Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Rochester 14 classroom
10/07/2015 Monroe Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Rochester 21 classroom
10/26/2015 Erie Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Cheektowaga 15 classroom
10/28/2015 Erie Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Cheektowaga 15 classroom
CNA Technologies, Inc.
Keith A. Avellino
(518) 225-1501
10/26/2015 Saratoga WTPO Recertification Training 2015 Saratoga Springs 6 conference
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
10/02/2015 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
Hach Company
Greg Starlin
(800) 227-4224 x2266
10/06/2015 Cayuga Laboratory Skills Workshop (Grade A-compliant) Auburn 7 classroom
10/07/2015 Cayuga Simplified Methods for Nutrient Testing Auburn 3.25 classroom
10/08/2015 Cayuga Process Instrument Verification for Water and Wastewater (pH, D.O., Turb.) Auburn 6 conference
Long Island Water Conference
Arnold Palleschi
(516) 364-9890 x3426
10/14/2015 Suffolk Valves, Hydrants and Service Connections Bay Shore 4 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 Rural Water Association
Valerie Ogden
(518) 828-3155 x15
10/13/2015 Ulster Distribution System/Revised Total Coliform Rule Kingston 6 classroom
10/21/2015 St Lawrence Distribution System/Revised Total Coliform Rule Potsdam 6 classroom
10/22/2015 Seneca Water Well Rehabilitation Waterloo 6 classroom
10/28/2015 Sullivan Water Well Rehabilitation Liberty 6 classroom
10/29/2015 Greene Water Well Rehabilitation Coxsackie 6 classroom
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
10/06/2015 Seneca Leadership Workshop for Small Water Systems Waterloo 9.5 classroom
10/07/2015 Suffolk Operator Ethics & Applications in Water Supply (3.5) Melville 3.5 classroom
10/15/2015 Orange Rate Setting and Fiscal Planning New Windsor 6 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 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 1 Opening Session Hershey 0.75 conference
10/28/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 2 Partnership for Safe Water: 20 Years of Opt Hershey 3.75 conference
10/28/2015 Monroe Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Rochester 7 classroom
10/29/2015 Suffolk Process Verification and Calibration Bayshore 6 classroom
10/29/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 3 Operational Excellence: Case Studies & Lessons Hershey 3 conference
10/29/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 4 Field Reports from the Distribution System Hershey 3 conference
10/29/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 5 Treatment Track Hershey 3 conference
10/29/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 6 Distribution Track Hershey 3 conference
10/30/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 7 Treatment Plant Optimization Tools Hershey 2.5 conference
10/30/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 8 Distribution System Optimization Tools Hershey 2.5 conference
10/30/2015 Out of State Water System Opt Conf: 9 Closing Session: Panel Discussion: The Opt Journey Hershey 1 conference
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)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
12/02/2015 Erie Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Cheektowaga 14 classroom
12/02/2015 Erie Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Cheektowaga 21 classroom
12/07/2015 Albany Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Albany 15 classroom
12/09/2015 Albany Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Albany 15 classroom
12/14/2015 Nassau Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Plainview 15 classroom
12/16/2015 Nassau Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Plainview 15 classroom
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
SUNY Ulster
Continuing and Professional Education Registrar
(845) 339-2025
12/09/2015 Ulster Confined Space Kingston 1.5 classroom
12/09/2015 Ulster Lockout/Tagout Kingston 1.5 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
2016-01 (January)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
01/06/2016 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Albany 14 classroom
01/06/2016 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Albany 21 classroom
01/11/2016 Onondaga Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Syracuse 15 classroom
01/13/2016 Nassau Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Plainview 14 classroom
01/13/2016 Nassau Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Plainview 21 classroom
01/13/2016 Onondaga Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Syracuse 15 classroom
01/27/2016 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Syracuse 14 classroom
01/27/2016 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Syracuse 21 classroom
2016-02 (February)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
02/08/2016 Westchester Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician New Rochelle 15 classroom
02/10/2016 Westchester Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance New Rochelle 15 classroom
2016-03 (March)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
03/02/2016 Westchester Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E New Rochelle 14 classroom
03/02/2016 Westchester Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification New Rochelle 21 classroom
03/14/2016 Monroe Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Rochester 15 classroom
03/16/2016 Monroe Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Rochester 15 classroom
03/23/2016 Monroe Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Rochester 14 classroom
03/23/2016 Monroe Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Rochester 21 classroom
2016-04 (April)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
04/25/2016 Albany Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Albany 15 classroom
04/27/2016 Albany Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Albany 15 classroom
2016-05 (May)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
05/09/2016 Onondaga Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Syracuse 15 classroom
05/11/2016 Erie Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Cheektowaga 15 classroom
05/25/2016 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Albany 14 classroom
05/25/2016 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Albany 21 classroom

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