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California’s largest collection system event is this summer. July 10-12 collection system professionals are learning and growing their network in SLO – will you and your team be there?

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CWEA San Diego Section Technical Certification Preparation for Grades 1 & 2

July 18th E&I, M-Tech and Collections grades 1-2 SD city training facility @ 5510 Kiowa Drive, MS#43A, La Mesa, CA 91942 Registration and Networking: 8-9a (Coffee and Donuts)

Contact Hours: 4, Jul 18, 2024 8:00am-2:00pm
Traffic Control/Flagging Refresher Certification

We will review the applicable requirements for the safe planning, installation, and removal of temporary traffic controls for construction and maintenance work zones. We incorporate classroom lecture with street diagram table-top exercises. We follow the guidelines of the California Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices. (CAMUTCD)

Contact Hours: 4, Jul 24, 2024 8:00am-12:00pm
Tri-State Workshop: Laboratory Quality Management for TNI Standards

CWEA’s Laboratory Training Committee is proud to bring this popular laboratory quality management workshop to Tri-State for the first time ever. California labs are implementing new TNI standards, and our experts will share with you strategies, concepts, systems, and lessons learned about implementing a quality management system within a water laboratory environment.

Contact Hours: 7.8, Aug 6, 2024 7:30am-3:00pm
WDR Training for LROs, Managers, Supervisors and Data Submitters Live Online Training (sponsored)

The State Water Board’s Waste Discharge Requirements (ORDER WQ 2022-0103-DWQ) went into effect in June 2023. There are many changes, some are significant, and for many there are a lot of questions.

Contact Hours: 4, Aug 13, 2024 8:00am-12:00pm

“Certification helped me set my career on a strong trajectory. It gave me a huge boost and served me well professionally.”

Tyree Jackson

Operations Manager, City of Oakland


Certification options for a diverse industry.