MANAGEMENT OF SMALL WATER SYSTEMS

WEBINAR SERIES

Thank you to the State of Colorado Water Quality Control Division.  The Division provided funding to make these training opportunities possible through the Public Water Systems Training Grants Program.

Webinar Series

The webinar series is a new way to experience small water systems training.  Each webinar lasts two hours.

Register Today!

The management webinar series will begin on June 3, 2013.  Webinars will begin promptly at 8:30 am each morning and last approximately two hours, depending on the topic.

Webinar Pricing

Webinars may be purchased individually or as an entire series.  Purchase price includes attendance, tracking, TU certificates, and training materials.  The webinars will be based on a textbook from Water Environment Federation titled "Managing the Water and Wastewater Utility".  There are two options:

  • Individual Webinars - Free.  No text book.  There are 14 webinars.
  • Entire Webinar Series with hard copy text book mailed directly to you - $90  Please register for a book if you plan to attend three or more webinars.
  • Note:  The GoToTraining links take you to the GoToTraining sign-up page for an individual webinar.  These sign-in pages are NOT a substitute for filling in the registration form on this page.  To receive TUs for attending a webinar, you must complete the Indigo Water Group registration form.

Webinar Topics

Date Minutes Webinar Topic
June 3, 2013 30 Learning Go-To Training 
     This webinar is designed to work out technical issues and bugs.  Log in to be sure your software is working correctly.  No TUs issued for this day.
June 4, 2013 120 Water and Wastewater Utilities - History and Regulations
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
June 11, 2013 120 Following All the Rules
     Handout
     Leadership Style Questionnaire
     Join the WQCC Mailing List
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
June 18, 2013 120 Leading and Managing in a Changing Environment
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
June 25, 2013 120 Strategic Planning
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
July 2, 2013 Holiday No Class
July 9, 2013 120 Continuous Improvement
     Handout
          Link to Creating a CIP Culture
          Link to Motivating Difficult Employees
          Learn about Kahn Academy
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
July 16, 2013 120 Introduction to Utility Accounting, Managing, Money, and Budgeting
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
July 23, 2013 120 Rate Setting: What will it cost, what is affordable, and who will pay?
     Handout
          Link to Colorado Rate Setting Guidance Document
          Link to RCAP Rate Guide with Spreadsheets
          Interactive Colorado Water Rates Widget
          Excel Spreadsheet to Count Fixtures
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
July 30, 2013 120 Managing Operations
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Aug 6, 2013 120 Maintenance Management
    Handout
         Link to Small Water System Asset Management Guide
         Link to EPA's FREE Asset Management Software
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Aug 14, 2013 120 Privatization
     Handout
          Technical Memo on Privatization (2012)
          Report on Privatization (1995)
          An Argument Against Privatization (2013)
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Aug 20, 2013 120 Capital Improvements, Master Plans, and Capital Budgets
     Handout
          Updated Handout with Extra Slides
          Example CIP
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Aug 27, 2013 120 Managing the Design Process
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Sept 3, 2013 Holiday No Class
Sept 10, 2013 120 Managing the Construction Process
     Handout
     No Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar
Sept 17, 2013 120 Information Technology
     Handout
     Pre-Quiz
     Post-Quiz
     Link to Recorded Webinar

Training Units for 2013

The Water Webinars are APPROVED for Training Units in Colorado.  (13-OW-0324)  For a detailed list of training units for each webinar, please download the summary sheet.  Earn up to 2.4 TUs for completing the entire webinar series.

Reserve a Space

To reserve a place in one or more of the webinars, please complete the form below.

Not comfortable submitting online?  Download a registration form and mail it in or fax it to 303.484.3304

First Name:  
Last Name:  
E-Mail:  
Company:  
System Type:  
System Size:
PWSID Number
Mailing Address:  
City:  
Zip Code:  
Phone:  
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The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is proud

to support this training through the use of federal grant funds.