Calendar

Jun
12
Mon
Onsite Wastewater Practitioner Training (Days 1-4) @ Edmonton, AB
Jun 12 – Jun 15 all-day

The Western Canada Onsite Wastewater Management Association provides an excellent industry training program for Onsite Wastewater Professionals throughout Western Canada through its Alberta chapter, the Alberta Onsite Wastewater Management Association. This training is recognized in the Western Provinces through Alberta Municipal Affairs and the New West Partnership Agreement (formerly TILMA). It is recognized federally through the Agreement on Internal Trade. This training program has been found to meet or exceed the requirements of the Agreement on Internal Trade and the Trade, Investment and Labour Mobility Agreement.

As well as this industry certification program, the WCOWMA offers individual field and classroom training sessions for continuing education purposes. For information on training opportunities in your area, contact the WCOWMA office.

If you are interested in attending any of these training sessions, please complete the registration form or register online. Space in the training sessions is limited and is allotted on a first come, first served basis. Upon receipt of the completed form and payment for training, your course supplies will be sent to you for review prior to training. A minimum class of fifteen paid participants is required in order for the class to take place.

Jun
27
Tue
Ground Disturbance, Trench & Excavation Competent Person Training – Alberta @ United Rentals
Jun 27 all-day

This one day (6 hour) course is designed for persons who will be supervising, planning, executing, or participating in any ground disturbance activities in Alberta, Canada.

The course is designed to focus on effective communication between all levels of workers, identify specific responsibilities adhering to the relevant legislation, and classify potential hazards using hazard assessments and control measures for safe excavation and the prevention of underground facility damage.

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course and classroom test. Re-training is required every three (3) years.

Training Topics

  • Relevant legislation
  • Trenching & excavation hazards
  • Soil terminology and classifications
  • Excavation support systems
  • Hazard assessment and controls
  • Environmental protection and assessment
  • Emergency Response Planning

Participant must be in attendance for the duration of the class to receive a Certificate of Training.

Onsite Wastewater Practitioner Training (Days 5-8) @ Edmonton, AB
Jun 27 – Jun 30 all-day

The Western Canada Onsite Wastewater Management Association provides an excellent industry training program for Onsite Wastewater Professionals throughout Western Canada through its Alberta chapter, the Alberta Onsite Wastewater Management Association. This training is recognized in the Western Provinces through Alberta Municipal Affairs and the New West Partnership Agreement (formerly TILMA). It is recognized federally through the Agreement on Internal Trade. This training program has been found to meet or exceed the requirements of the Agreement on Internal Trade and the Trade, Investment and Labour Mobility Agreement.

As well as this industry certification program, the WCOWMA offers individual field and classroom training sessions for continuing education purposes. For information on training opportunities in your area, contact the WCOWMA office.

If you are interested in attending any of these training sessions, please complete the registration form, or register online. Space in the training sessions is limited and is allotted on a first come, first served basis. Upon receipt of the completed form and payment for training, your course supplies will be sent to you for review prior to training. A minimum class of fifteen paid participants is required in order for the class to take place.

Jun
29
Thu
Ground Disturbance, Trench & Excavation Competent Person Training – Alberta @ United Rentals
Jun 29 all-day

This one day (6 hour) course is designed for persons who will be supervising, planning, executing, or participating in any ground disturbance activities in Alberta, Canada.

The course is designed to focus on effective communication between all levels of workers, identify specific responsibilities adhering to the relevant legislation, and classify potential hazards using hazard assessments and control measures for safe excavation and the prevention of underground facility damage.

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course and classroom test. Re-training is required every three (3) years.

Training Topics

  • Relevant legislation
  • Trenching & excavation hazards
  • Soil terminology and classifications
  • Excavation support systems
  • Hazard assessment and controls
  • Environmental protection and assessment
  • Emergency Response Planning

Participant must be in attendance for the duration of the class to receive a Certificate of Training.

Jul
25
Tue
Ground Disturbance, Trench & Excavation Competent Person Training – Alberta @ United Rentals
Jul 25 all-day

This one day (6 hour) course is designed for persons who will be supervising, planning, executing, or participating in any ground disturbance activities in Alberta, Canada.

The course is designed to focus on effective communication between all levels of workers, identify specific responsibilities adhering to the relevant legislation, and classify potential hazards using hazard assessments and control measures for safe excavation and the prevention of underground facility damage.

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course and classroom test. Re-training is required every three (3) years.

Training Topics

  • Relevant legislation
  • Trenching & excavation hazards
  • Soil terminology and classifications
  • Excavation support systems
  • Hazard assessment and controls
  • Environmental protection and assessment
  • Emergency Response Planning

Participant must be in attendance for the duration of the class to receive a Certificate of Training.

Jul
26
Wed
Ground Disturbance, Trench & Excavation Competent Person Training – Alberta @ United Rentals
Jul 26 all-day

This one day (6 hour) course is designed for persons who will be supervising, planning, executing, or participating in any ground disturbance activities in Alberta, Canada.

The course is designed to focus on effective communication between all levels of workers, identify specific responsibilities adhering to the relevant legislation, and classify potential hazards using hazard assessments and control measures for safe excavation and the prevention of underground facility damage.

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course and classroom test. Re-training is required every three (3) years.

Training Topics

  • Relevant legislation
  • Trenching & excavation hazards
  • Soil terminology and classifications
  • Excavation support systems
  • Hazard assessment and controls
  • Environmental protection and assessment
  • Emergency Response Planning

Participant must be in attendance for the duration of the class to receive a Certificate of Training.

Nov
19
Sun
World Toilet Day
Nov 19 – Nov 20 all-day

World Toilet Day intends to raise awareness of sanitation issues – including hygiene promotion, the provision of basic sanitation services, and sewerage and wastewater treatment and reuse in the context of integrated water management – ad make a case for sanitation for all.

Feb
8
Thu
20th Annual AOWMA Convention & Trade Show @ Red Deer, AB
Feb 8 2018 – Feb 10 2019 all-day

Mark your calenders now!

More information will be available in the coming months.