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NAIT Industry Practicum 2023 - Hire a W & WW Student!

posted on Nov 24 2022

Are you planning to hire staff for the upcoming May - August 2023 season or looking to fill future vacancies within your organization? Hire a W & WW Student! NAIT's Water and Wastewater Technician students are required to obtain a minimum of…

Executive Board Nominations Deadline - December 1, 2022

posted on Nov 23 2022

Make industry connections, develop new friendships and have a say in the programs and events that directly impact you. Join the 2023 Executive Board! Nominations are being accepted in the following categories:✅ two members from a municipality…

48th Annual Operators Seminar - Save the Date & Call for Presentations

posted on Nov 15 2022

Save the Date - 2023! The 48th Annual Operators Seminar returns to Banff on March 13 - 17, 2023. More details to come so stay tuned! Date: March 13 - 17, 2023Location: Banff Park Lodge | Banff, AB Registration is Open Now! 48th Annual Operators…

2022 Golf Tournament Wrap Up & Photos

posted on Sep 26 2022

  Thank you to everyone who joined us on Monday, September 12, 2022 at the D'Arcy Ranch Golf Club in Okotoks. It was our biggest tournament yet and we are grateful for the support!     2022 TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS Ryan Taylor, Nick Pawliuk,…

2022-23 Training Calendar Now Available!

posted on Aug 8 2022

The training calendar for the upcoming 2022-23 year is now available! Registration for all training is open. Upcoming Classroom Training Entry Level Training - in LethbridgeAugust 17 & 18, 2022 - Cost $460 ($560 Non-members) - 1.2 CEUs*This…

Meet Our 2022-23 Executive Board!

posted on Apr 7 2022

On Wednesday, March 16 at the 47th Annual Operators Seminar our 2022-23 Executive Board was announced. The AWWOA is pleased to introduce the following Board members. Congratulations to the elected Directors! 2022-23 Board of Directors Position…

The Joy of Clean Water - Update from WaterSchool

posted on Feb 17 2022

Over the years, you have supported WaterSchool to teach rural Ugandans how to make their drinking water safe using the power of the sun with the SODIS (solar disinfection) method. Thank you for your support — particularly for your generosity…

Marco Gervais: The Transition from the Town of Falher to the Smoky River Regional Water Management Commission and Into Retirement

posted on Nov 22 2021

When Marco Gervais started working in the water/wastewater industry there was no such thing as a certification program. He was grandfathered in and operated under a restricted certificate. Now, 40 years later he is retiring with certification…

Is a Career in Water Right for You?

posted on Jul 5 2019

Have you ever thought about where your water comes from or where your water goes when you flush the toilet? Have you ever wondered who is responsible for ensuring you have immediate access to clean drinking water? These behind-the-scenes people…