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
Hudson Valley Community College Grade A/B Water Treatment Plant Operator - Grade A 03/31/2014 to 06/11/2014
Monday and Wednesday evenings
$960 Neil Bonesteel, P.E.
(518) 237-0193
Grade A/B Water Treatment Plant Operator - Grade B 03/31/2014 to 06/11/2014
Monday and Wednesday evenings
$960
John J. Mogavero Grade D Certification Course 02/18/2014 to 02/20/2014 $350 John J. Mogavero
(716) 207-1095
Grade D Certification Course 05/20/2014 to 05/22/2014 $350
Grade D Certification Course 06/24/2014 to 06/26/2014 $350
Grade D Certification Course 07/22/2014 to 07/28/2014
Three days: 7/22, 7/24, 7/28
$350
SUNY Morrisville - Morrisville State College Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 02/04/2014 to 02/07/2014 $500 Cory Sawyer
(315) 684-6082
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 02/10/2014 to 02/13/2014 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 03/18/2014 to 03/19/2014 $300
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 04/28/2014 to 05/01/2014 $500
Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 06/10/2014 to 06/13/2014 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 07/08/2014 to 07/09/2014 $300
Grade I Initial - Supervision Course 08/05/2014 to 08/08/2014 $500
Grade C Operators Initial Certification Course 08/11/2014 to 08/14/2014 $500
Grade D Operators Initial Certification Course 10/15/2014 to 10/16/2014 $300
Grade B Operators Initial Certification Course 11/03/2014 to 11/07/2014 $550
Southern New York-Long Island Water Works School Grade B Certification Course 11/20/2013 to 02/05/2014
Wednesday Nights
$700 Richard Tobin
(516) 785-6451
Grade D Certification Course 02/19/2014 to 03/19/2014 $450
Grade B Certification Course 03/19/2014 to 05/28/2014
Wednesday Nights
$700
Victor Elefante Technical Services, Inc. Grade B Certification Course 03/04/2014 to 04/10/2014 $500 Victor Elefante
(631) 878-1191
W2Operator Training Group Grade C Certification Course (34 hours) 01/13/2014 to 01/17/2014 $550 Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
Grade B Certification Course 02/10/2014 to 02/14/2014 $575
Grade D Certification Course 03/17/2014 to 03/21/2014 $550
Grade B Certification Course 08/18/2014 to 08/22/2014 $575
Grade D Certification Course 09/22/2014 to 09/26/2014 $550
Grade C Certification Course (34 hours) 10/20/2014 to 10/24/2014 $550
Westchester Community College Grade C Initial Certification Course 03/13/2014 to 04/17/2014 $275 Jan Wines
(914) 271-5008
Grade D Initial Certification Course 03/17/2014 to 04/14/2014 $225
Western New York Water Operator School Grade D Certification Course 04/10/2014 to 04/11/2014 $350 Charles L. Ciehomski
(716) 833-2081
Grade C Certification Course 04/23/2014 to 04/25/2014 $400
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade B) 05/05/2014 to 05/09/2014 $575
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade A) 05/05/2014 to 05/16/2014 $825
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 06/02/2014 to 06/06/2014 $625
Grade D Certification Course 09/04/2014 to 09/05/2014 $350
Grade C Certification Course 09/17/2014 to 09/19/2014 $400
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade B) 10/06/2014 to 10/10/2014 $575
Grade A/B Certification Course (Grade A) 10/06/2014 to 10/17/2014 $825
Grade I: Advanced Operations Course 10/27/2014 to 10/31/2014 $625


Approved Renewal Course Offerings by Sponsor
Training Sponsor/Provider Date County Course Name City Contact Hours Delivery Type
2014-04 (April)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
04/09/2014 Westchester Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Armonk 14 classroom
04/09/2014 Westchester Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Armonk 21 classroom
American Water Works Association
Leah Bang
(303) 734-3436
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue01 - Let's Talk About Net Zero Water: From Sites to Citie Denver 3 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue02 - Development and Analysis of Effective Conservation P Denver 1.5 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue03 - Analyzing the Impacts of Climage Change Denver 1.5 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue04 - Protecting Source Water Through Successful Green Inf Denver 1 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue05 - Appropriate Planning Techniques for Drought & Water Denver 1.5 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue06 - A Review of the Third National Climate Assessment (N Denver 1.5 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue07 - Sustainable Tactics for Managing Urban Stormwater Ru Denver 1 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue08 - Water Resource Management Applications in Challengin Denver 3 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue09 - Continuing the Conversation About Conservation: Educ Denver 3 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue10 - A Fresh Look at Measuring Sustainability in the Wate Denver 3 conference
04/01/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Tue11 - Stormwater Management and Water Utilities Denver 3 conference
04/02/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Wed01 - Resource Management Strategies for Unique Situations Denver 1.5 conference
04/02/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Wed02 - Integrating Data With Conservation Management Strate Denver 1.5 conference
04/02/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Wed03 - Direct Potable Reuse--A Session by the WateReuse Ass Denver 1.5 conference
04/02/2014 Out of State Sustainable14: Wed04 - The Price is Right! Sustainability and Better Budget Denver 1.5 conference
Dig Safely New York
Jim Flint
(315) 506-9822
04/02/2014 Orange Pieces of Damage Prevention Middletown 1 classroom
04/03/2014 Rockland Pieces of Damage Prevention Pomona 1 classroom
04/09/2014 Ulster Pieces of Damage Prevention Kingston 1 classroom
04/23/2014 Wyoming Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Arcade 1.5 classroom
04/24/2014 Chautauqua Excavator Safety & Utility Damage Prevention Gerry 1.5 classroom
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
04/04/2014 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
Finger Lakes Water Works Conference
Jean A. Millis
(315) 789-3030
04/03/2014 Schuyler 2014 April Meeting: Advances in UV Disinfection Watkins Glen 1 conference
04/03/2014 Schuyler 2014 April Meeting: Automated Operation and Unattended Operation: Current T Watkins Glen 1 conference
04/03/2014 Schuyler 2014 April Meeting: General Generator Information Watkins Glen 1 conference
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
04/19/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
Livingston County Department of Health
Cathy Higgins
(585) 243-7280
04/10/2014 Livingston April 2014 Workshop: New Main Installation Mt. Morris 1 conference
04/10/2014 Livingston April 2014 Workshop: Water Main Materials and Products Mt. Morris 1 conference
04/10/2014 Livingston April 2014 Workshop: Stage 2 Disinfection Byproducts-Clarification of Regul Mt. Morris 1 conference
Monroe County Water Authority
Thomas F. Clark
(585) 442-2001 x521
04/03/2014 Monroe Grade D Training Session Rochester 4 classroom
04/10/2014 Monroe Grade D Training Session Rochester 4 classroom
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
04/08/2014 Orange Confined Space Awareness Middletown 6 classroom
04/18/2014 Saratoga Confined Space Awareness Rexford 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
04/07/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 6 workshop
04/08/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 20 workshop
04/14/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Syracuse 6 workshop
04/15/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Syracuse 20 workshop
04/21/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course   6 workshop
04/22/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Clifton 20 workshop
04/28/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course North Kingtown 6 workshop
04/29/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course North Kingtown 20 workshop
New York Rural Water Association
Valerie Ogden
(518) 828-3155 x15
04/14/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 1D: Succession Planning for Municipalities Verona 1 conference
04/14/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 2D: Public Presentations and Communicating with Munic Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida Laboratory (Grade A-Compliant) 6-hr Verona 6 classroom
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 3D: Cybersecurity Verona 2 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 4W: NYS Regulatory/Water Supply Program Updates Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 6W: Unconventional Wells to Develop Atypical Groundwa Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 8D: Preliminary Engineering Report Preparation Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 9W: Planning Around Critical Water System Component D Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 11D: Small System Sustainable Management Practices Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: Exhibit Hall Verona 1 conference
04/15/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: Opening Ceremony Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 12D: Horizontal Directional Drilling Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 16W: Advancements in Automated Flushing & Remote Mana Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 18D: Sustainability: Concept to Accomplishment Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 19W: Appurtenance Replacement Without Interruption Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 21D: Roadway Traffic Safety Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 22W: Disinfection By-Products Remediation: Success De Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 24D: Air Release Valve Technologies for the Future Verona 1 conference
04/16/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: Exhibit Hall Verona 1 conference
04/17/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 25D: Flood Planning Response & Recovery for Water/Was Verona 1 conference
04/17/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 26W: Unaccounted for Water Verona 1 conference
04/17/2014 Oneida 35th Tech Conference: 28D: Control Valve Design Verona 1 conference
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
04/02/2014 Ulster Process Verification and Calibration Kingston 6 classroom
04/04/2014 Wayne Process Verification and Calibration Lyons 6 classroom
04/08/2014 Tioga Concrete Water Tank Construction Owego 4 classroom
04/09/2014 Nassau Hands-On Chlorination (4.0 hr) Woodbury 4 classroom
04/09/2014 Rensselaer Water Storage Tank Operation and Maintenance Troy 4 classroom
04/30/2014 Rensselaer Operator Ethics & Applications in Water Supply Troy 3.5 classroom
04/30/2014 Westchester Maintaining Water Quality in the Distribution System (4.0 hours) Peekskill 4 classroom
04/30/2014 St Lawrence Maintaining System Water Quality Ogdensburg 6.5 conference
R.M. Headlee Co., Inc.
Gary Lauchert
(716) 662-9813 x110
04/30/2014 Otsego Municipal Air Valves Oneonta 1 classroom
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
04/08/2014 Broome Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 20 workshop
Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
Sally Medina
(979) 845-6799
04/01/2014 Cattaraugus EPA Safe Drinking Water Act Allegany 7 classroom
04/02/2014 Cattaraugus EPA Safe Drinking Water Act Allegany 7 classroom
04/03/2014 Tompkins EPA Safe Drinking Water Act Ithaca 7 classroom
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
04/04/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
04/18/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
W2Operator Training Group
Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
04/18/2014 Cortland Confined Space Training Cortland 3 classroom
04/18/2014 Cortland Competent Person Training Cortland 3 conference
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
04/21/2014 Westchester Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 20 workshop
Western New York Water Works Conference
Brian Sibiga, P.E.
(716) 688-0766
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session A: Municipal Rainwater Cistern Projects Amherst 1 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session B: Upflow Filtration System Solves Problems for Small Amherst 1 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session A: Condition Assessment of Large Diameter Pipelines fo Amherst 0.75 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session B: Chemical Selections for Water & Wastewater Plants w Amherst 0.75 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session A: Things Aren't Always What They Seem: A Stormwater P Amherst 1 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Session B: Chemical Addition Systems for Water & Wastewater Pl Amherst 1 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Sessions A & B: SCADA and PLC Automation Systems Amherst 1 conference
04/01/2014 Erie 2014 April - Sessions A & B: Changes to Water Meter Reading Systems (Manual Amherst 1 conference
2014-05 (May)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
05/05/2014 Onondaga Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Syracuse 15 classroom
05/07/2014 Onondaga Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Syracuse 15 classroom
05/21/2014 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Syracuse 14 classroom
05/21/2014 Onondaga Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Syracuse 21 classroom
Cross Connection Control Bureau City of New York
John Senay
(718) 752-9630
05/12/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island 20 workshop
05/12/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island 20 workshop
05/19/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island 20 workshop
Hach Company
Greg Starlin
(800) 227-4224 x2266
05/21/2014 Nassau Process Instrument Verification (6 hours) Woodbury 6 workshop
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
05/05/2014 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
05/09/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Long Island Chap.
Donna Bee
(631) 745-1461
05/08/2014 Suffolk Pipe Rehabilitation Practices West Babylon 3.5 classroom
NYS AWWA - Spring Meetings
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
05/13/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 1: Welcome and Keynote Address Rochester 1 conference
05/13/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 2A: Water Treatment Rochester 1 conference
05/13/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 2B: Water Treatment Rochester 1 conference
05/13/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 3A: Sustainability Rochester 1 conference
05/13/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 3B: Sustainability Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 4: NYSDOH Regulatory Update Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 5: Tour of Monroe County Water Authority Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 6A: History of Water Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 6B: History of Water Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 7A: Construction Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 7B: Construction Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 8A: Safety and Operations Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 8B: Safety and Operations Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 9: Top Ops Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 10: Manufacturers' Presentations Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 11A: Young Water Professionals Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 11B: Young Water Professionals Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 12A: Ground Water Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 12B: Ground Water Rochester 1 conference
05/14/2014 Monroe 2014: Exhibit Hall with Water Museum Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 13A: Disinfection Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 13B: Disinfection Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 14A: Storage and Distribution Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 14B: Storage and Distribution Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 15A: Management Rochester 1 conference
05/15/2014 Monroe 2014: Session 15B: Management Rochester 1 conference
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
05/05/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Topsham 6 workshop
05/06/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Topsham 20 workshop
05/12/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Bayville 6 workshop
05/13/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Bayville 20 workshop
New York Rural Water Association
Valerie Ogden
(518) 828-3155 x15
05/07/2014 Broome Laboratory (Grade A-Compliant) 6-hr Binghamton 6 classroom
05/28/2014 Genesee Laboratory (Grade A-Compliant) 6-hr Batavia 6 classroom
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
05/20/2014 Nassau Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Woodbury 7 classroom
05/20/2014 Westchester Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Millwood 7 classroom
05/21/2014 Rensselaer Automatic Control Valves O&M Troy 6 classroom
05/28/2014 Oneida Operator Ethics & Applications in Water Supply Utica 3.5 classroom
Northern New York Water Works Conference
Robert M. Henninger
(315) 265-7033
05/01/2014 St Lawrence 2014 Spring Meeting Potsdam 6 conference
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
05/02/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
05/16/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
W2Operator Training Group
Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
05/02/2014 Cortland Grade A-compliant Lab Course Cortland 6.5 workshop
2014-06 (June)
American Trainco, Inc.
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
06/04/2014 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety 70E Albany 14 classroom
06/04/2014 Albany Arc Flash & Electrical Safety with Skills and Certification Albany 21 classroom
06/09/2014 Albany Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician Albany 15 classroom
06/11/2014 Albany Electrical Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance Albany 15 classroom
Cross Connection Control Bureau City of New York
John Senay
(718) 752-9630
06/23/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course (ASSE) Long Island City 4 workshop
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
06/13/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
06/16/2014 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
06/20/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
06/03/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
06/13/2014 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
06/07/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
06/17/2014 Dutchess Fundamentals of Occupational Chemical Exposure Hopewell Junction 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
06/02/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Allentown 6 workshop
06/03/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Allentown 20 workshop
06/09/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boonton 6 workshop
06/10/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boonton 20 workshop
06/23/2014 Albany Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Latham 6 workshop
06/23/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hartford 6 workshop
06/24/2014 Albany Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Latham 20 workshop
06/24/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Hartford 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
06/02/2014 Monroe Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Rochester 7 classroom
06/03/2014 Oneida Dam Safety Utica 4 classroom
06/04/2014 Tioga Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Owego 7 classroom
06/06/2014 Madison Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Canastota 7 classroom
06/18/2014 Suffolk Water Treatment System Design, Operation & Maintenance Melville 4 classroom
06/25/2014 Oneida Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Utica 7 classroom
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
06/06/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
06/20/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
06/23/2014 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 4 workshop
2014-07 (July)
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
07/14/2014 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
07/18/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
NY Water Environment Association-Executive Office
Maggie Hoose
(315) 422-7811
07/17/2014 Chautauqua Fundamentals of Occupational Chemical Exposure Chautauqua 6 classroom
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
07/21/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 6 workshop
07/22/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
07/28/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Northampton 6 workshop
07/29/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Northampton 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
07/16/2014 Nassau Distribution System Monitoring (3.5 hr) Woodbury 3.5 classroom
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
07/09/2014 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
07/11/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
07/25/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
2014-08 (August)
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
08/09/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
08/04/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Plattsburgh 6 workshop
08/05/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Plattsburgh 20 workshop
08/18/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course   6 workshop
08/19/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Groton 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
08/20/2014 Suffolk Customer Complaints About Water Quality Melville 4 classroom
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
08/01/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
08/15/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
08/25/2014 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 4 workshop
2014-09 (September)
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
09/19/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
09/22/2014 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
09/26/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
09/16/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
09/15/2014 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
09/19/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
09/08/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Keene 6 workshop
09/08/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Little Ferry 6 workshop
09/08/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course York 6 workshop
09/09/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Keene 20 workshop
09/09/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Little Ferry 20 workshop
09/09/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course York 20 workshop
09/29/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course   6 workshop
09/30/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
09/03/2014 St Lawrence Automatic Control Valves O&M Ogdensburg 6 classroom
09/09/2014 Rensselaer Understanding the Revised Total Coliform Rule Troy 6 classroom
09/10/2014 Nassau Competent Person/Confined Space Woodbury 4 classroom
09/10/2014 Wayne Topics in Water Supply: The Science of Sealing/Emergency Planning Lyons 6 classroom
09/10/2014 Rensselaer Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Troy 7 classroom
09/11/2014 Westchester Understanding the Revised Total Coliform Rule Peekskill 6 classroom
09/29/2014 Dutchess Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
09/30/2014 Chenango Controlling Distribution System Water Quality Norwich 3.75 classroom
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
09/05/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
09/19/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
W2Operator Training Group
Douglas E. Withey
(607) 753-1477
09/19/2014 Cortland Confined Space Training Cortland 3 classroom
09/19/2014 Cortland Competent Person Training Cortland 3 conference
2014-10 (October)
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
10/17/2014 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
10/11/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
10/06/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Philadelphia 6 workshop
10/07/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Philadelphia 20 workshop
10/27/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course New Haven 6 workshop
10/28/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course New Haven 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
10/07/2014 Oneida Water Meter Design and Maintenance Utica 5.5 classroom
10/13/2014 Suffolk Basic Electrical, Power Systems & Communication Melville 4 classroom
10/15/2014 Ulster Dam Safety Kingston 4 classroom
10/15/2014 Rensselaer Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Troy 7 classroom
10/21/2014 Wayne Water Well Rehabilitation and Maintenance Lyons 4 classroom
10/22/2014 Rensselaer Water Well Rehabilitation and Maintenance Troy 4 classroom
10/29/2014 Monroe Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Rochester 7 classroom
SUNY Morrisville - Morrisville State College
Cory Sawyer
(315) 684-6082
10/29/2014 Madison Water Laboratory Course (Grade A-compliant) Morrisville 6 workshop
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
10/27/2014 Broome Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 20 workshop
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
10/03/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
10/17/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
10/27/2014 Westchester Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 20 workshop
2014-11 (November)
Hydronic Supply Copiague
David Medina
(718) 821-6200
11/17/2014 Suffolk Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 20 workshop
11/21/2014 Suffolk Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Copiague 4.5 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
11/03/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 6 workshop
11/04/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Boston 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
11/04/2014 Erie Automatic Control Valves O&M Springville 6 classroom
11/04/2014 Clinton Topics in Water Treatment and Distribution Peru 6 classroom
11/05/2014 Clinton Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Peru 7 classroom
11/05/2014 Suffolk Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Melville 7 classroom
Southern Tier Backflow Prevention School
Daniel Crocker
(607) 772-0344
11/11/2014 Broome Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Binghamton 4 workshop
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
11/07/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
11/21/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
2014-12 (December)
Cross Connection Control Foundation
Steve Poliszuk
(585) 428-6376
12/12/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
12/15/2014 Monroe Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 20 workshop
12/19/2014 Monroe Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Rochester 4.5 workshop
Ferguson Enterprises NY Metro
Maurice Cosentino
(718) 937-9500 x6361
12/02/2014 Queens Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 20 workshop
12/12/2014 Queens Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Maspeth 2.25 workshop
New England Water Works Association
Ted Kenney
(508) 893-7979
12/01/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course S. Burlington 6 workshop
12/02/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course S. Burlington 20 workshop
12/08/2014 Out of State Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 6 workshop
12/09/2014 Out of State Initial - Backflow Tester Certification Course Holliston 20 workshop
New York Section American Water Works Association
Trina Carman
(315) 455-2614
12/08/2014 Dutchess Basic Laboratory Skills (Grade A-compliant) Poughkeepsie 7 classroom
12/10/2014 Nassau Hydrant and Water Main O&M Woodbury 4 classroom
United Rentals
Mike McDonald
(201) 881-7400
12/05/2014 Out of State Excavation Safety for Competent Person Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
12/19/2014 Out of State Confined Space Entry Training Ridgefield Park 6 classroom
Westchester Backflow Prevention School
Kenneth J. Potter
(914) 737-2183
12/08/2014 Westchester Renewal - Backflow Tester Certification Course Peekskill 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