SDWA Course Information and Registration

Water Operation or Safe Drinking Water Act courses, dates, locations, cost and continuing education credits are noted below. Once you select the classes you are interested in, you may Register On-Line (preferred method), or print an Oregon registration form or Idaho registration form that can be faxed to: 503 255-1220 or mailed to: 17752 NE San Rafael St, Portland, OR 97230. You can also call us at 503-255-1619 or outside the Portland area at toll-free 800 841-7689 to register by phone or for information.


Updated: Thursday, April 20, 2017
  Oregon
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Water Distribution Certification Exam Review (2-Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 1.2 DWP)    $275 Portland, $300 Redmond

Course Description

Water Distribution Certification Exam Review - 2 days - The course prepares students for their Water Distribution Certification exams conducted by the State. Due to small class sizes, we are able to tailor instruction to fit all certification levels. This class includes an extensive OAR review and also covers the following: Math and chemistry for Water Operators; disinfection rules and procedures; basic well construction and development; and water utility management, operations and maintenance principles. Each student receives their own copy of our well-known Water Distribution Certification Exam Review manual.
OESAC-approved CEU: 1.2 DWP & 0.5 DEQ WW.
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Aug 21-22, 2017 8:00am-4:00pm Portland, OR
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am-4:00pm Portland, OR
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am-4:00pm Redmond, OR
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On-Line
Water Treatment Exam Review (2-Day Course)
$275 : Earns 1.2 DW; $300 for Redmond

Course Description

Water Treatment Exam Review This course prepares students for their Water Treatment Operator Certification Exam. Small class sizes allow the course to be customized according to the student's certification levels; length of class will vary from one to two days. The review topics include math for Treatment Plant Operators, water sources and treatment coagulation and flocculation, corrosion control, and overview of plant operation and treatment, softening systems and laboratory procedures.
Earns 1.2 DW
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
May 15-16, 2017 8:00am-4:00pm Portland, OR
Aug 24-25, 2017 8:00am-4:00pm Portland, OR
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am-4:00pm Portland, OR
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On-Line
Basic to Advanced Math for Water Operators (1/2-Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 0.4 DWP/0.3 DEQ/0.4 Onsite) $60 Portland

Course Description

Basic to Advanced Math for Water Operators - 1/2 day - This half day course begins with a basic math review and moves into formulas commonly used in the industry. This class is designed to prepare attendees for their certification exams. APRIL 4 CLASS INCLUDES LUNCH AND HAS SPECIAL PRICING—A PERFECT WAY TO EARN CEUs!
(OESAC-approved CEU 0.4 DWP & 0.3 DEQ WW) $60
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Wait List - Date TBD 9:00am-2:00pm Portland, OR
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On-Line
Cross Connection Control Forum (1/2-Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 0.4 CEU DWP/0.4 DEQ) $40 Portland
Special Pricing

Course Description

Cross Connection Control Forum - 1/2 day - This half-day course provides an opportunity to discuss current topics, review industry standards, and openly discuss the day-to-day challenges of a Cross Connection Control Program. Students can network and exchange ideas in a relaxed atmosphere. JUNE 27 CLASS INCLUDES LUNCH AND HAS SPECIAL PRICING—A PERFECT WAY TO EARN CEUs!
(OESAC CEU: 0.4 DWP/0.4 DEQ) $40 Special Pricing
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Wait List - Date TBD 9:00am-2:00pm Portland, OR
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On-Line
What Your Chlorine Residual Is Telling You (1/2-Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 0.4 DWP & DEQ) $60 Portland

Course Description

What Your Chlorine Residual is Telling You - 1/2 day - This half day course examines the benefits of using chlorine as a disinfectant and how residual readings can indicate problems within a water system.
(OESAC-approved CEU: 0.4 DWP & 0.4 DEQ WW) $60
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Wait List - Date TBD 9:00am-2:00pm Portland, OR
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On-Line
Asbestos Safety for Water Operators (1/2-Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 0.4 DWP/0.2 DEQ/0.4 Onsite) $60 Portland

Course Description

Asbestos Safety for Water Operators - 1/2 day - Looks at the importance of safe handling of asbestos cement pipe in the distribution system as well as proper disposal, equipment, history and health issues. (OESAC-approved CEU: 0.4 DWP & 0.2 DEQ WW) $60
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Wait List - Date TBD 1/2 Day Portland, OR
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On-Line
Injector Pumps For Water Treatment (1/2 Day Course)
(OESAC CEU: 0.5 DWP & DEQ) $75 Portland

Course Description

Injector Pumps For Water Treatement - 1/2 day - This half day course presents the application and use relative to various types of treatments for both Water and Wastewater Operators. Maintenance and troubleshooting will be presented.
(OESAC-approved CEU: 0.5 DWP & 0.5 DEQ WW) $75
Portland BMI Office 17752 NE San Rafael St
Wait List - Date TBD 5 Hours BMI - Portand, OR


  Idaho
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Components of a Small Public Water System (2 Day Course)
(1.2 DW/WW) $275 Idaho

Course Description

Components of a Small Public Water System (2 Day Course) This two-day workshop covers all components of a small public water system, including basic hydraulics and the relationship to public health.
(1.2 DW/WW) Coeur d'Alene, ID
Jun 13-14, 2017 8:00am-4:30pm Coeur d'Alene, ID
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am-4:30pm Coeur d'Alene, ID
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Chlorination Workshop (1-Day Course)
(DW/WW CEU .65) $130 Coeur d'Alene

Course Description

Chlorination Workshop This 1-day class provides an in-depth discussion on the different types of chlorine, methods of chlorination, proper application and how to de-chlorinate when necessary. Chlorine's role in the formation of disinfection by-products will also be covered.
(DW/WW CEU .65) $130
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am - 4:30pm Coeur d'Alene, ID
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On-Line
Water Distribution Certification Exam Review (2-Day Course)
(DWP CEU 1.2) $275 Coeur d'Alene

Course Description

Water Distribution Certification Exam Review This two-day course prepares students for all levels the Water Treatment Operator Certification Exam. Small class sizes allow the course to be customized according to the student's certification levels. The review topics include math for Treatment Plant Operators, water sources and treatment coagulation and flocculation, corrosion control, and overview of plant operation and treatment, softening systems and laboratory procedures. The curriculum aligns with the Association of Boards of Certification's "Need to Know" criteria for Water Treatment*. Each student also receives their own copy of Backflow Management Inc.'s Water Treatment Plant Operator manual, a $50 value..
(DWP CEU 1.2) Coeur d'Alene Regional Office
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am - 5:00pm Coeur d'Alene, ID
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On-Line
Water Treatment Certification Exam Review (2-Day Course)
(1.2 DW) $275

Course Description

Water Treatment Certification Exam Review This two-day course prepares students for all levels of Water Distribution Certification exams. Small class sizes allow the course to be customized according to the student's certification levels. The curriculum begins with an extensive review of the drinking water regulations, then covers topics such as math and chemistry; disinfection rules and procedures; basic well construction and development; and water utility management, operations and maintenance principles. If it's on the Association of Boards of Certification's "Need to Know" criteria for Water Distribution, it's covered during this class*. Each student also receives their own copy of Backflow Management Inc.'s Water Distribution Certification manual, a $50 value.
(1.2 DW) Coeur d'Alene, ID
Wait List - Date TBD 8:00am - 5:00pm Coeur d'Alene, ID