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May & June 2022 Training Opportunities

posted on May 17 2022

If you're in need of training, this is your last chance until the fall! Our upcoming in-class courses cover topics including chlorination, management, hydrants and more. Click here to view the full training calendar. Chlorination WorkshopMay…

Registration is Open - 5th Annual Golf Tournament

posted on Apr 19 2022

Join us for the AWWOA 5th Annual Golf Tournament held at the beautiful D'Arcy Ranch Golf Course in Okotoks! Monday September 12, 2022 REGISTRATION IS OPEN   Tee Off Time: 1:00 pm (Shotgun start)Tournament Fee: $150+GST.  Includes cart,…

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…

Changes to Temporary Diversion Licenses and WATERS Use

posted on Apr 4 2022

What is happening? Effective April 4, 2022, AEP will transition its TDL application process from WATERS to the new Digital Regulatory Assurance System (DRAS), a full lifecycle regulatory system that aligns with AEP’s efforts to transform…

Upcoming AWWOA Training

posted on Mar 21 2022

Take a look at our upcoming training opportunities.   March 2022 Pumps & Blowers - 1.2 CEUsMarch 28 & 29, 2022Chateau Louis - Edmonton, AB Flowmeter Fundamentals - 0.6 CEUsMarch 30, 2022Chateau Louis - Edmonton, AB Pumps & Hydraulics Principles…

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…

47th Annual Operators Seminar Technical Program

posted on Jan 31 2022

The 47th Annual Operators Seminar offers a variety of technical presentations on water & wastewater industry topics and trends worth 0.9 CEUs plus a half-day Friday Workshop worth an additional 0.3 CEUs. The event will feature an outstanding…

NAIT Industry Practicum 2022 - Hire a W & WW Student!

posted on Dec 15 2021

Are you planning to hire staff for the upcoming May - August 2022 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…

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…

2021 Golf Tournament Wrap Up & Photos

posted on Sep 17 2021

  Thank you to everyone who joined us on Monday, September 13, 2021 at the Goose Hummock Golf Resort in Gibbons for our 4th Annual Golf Tournament! It was a beautiful sunny day and we couldn't have asked for better weather.     OUR WINNERS…