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Water & Wastewater Chemistry for Operators

  • 10 Apr 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • 2401 Sask. Ave. W. - Canad Inns, Portage la Prairie
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  • Only Provincial staff members are GST Exempt.
  • Only Provincial staff members are GST Exempt.

Water & Wastewater Chemistry for Operators

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Canad Inns, Portage la Prairie


This one-day workshop will help operators understand basic water chemistry, public health and DBPs, disinfection as well as water chemistry in terms of, coagulation and chemistry in the distribution systems. Implications for both the potable and wastewater side of the industry will be discussed. Wastewater chemistry in terms of treatment and discharge and understanding of laboratory analysis will be included.

This workshop will be presented by Bob McAlpine B.Sc. P.Biol. President of WQ Consulting Services Ltd.  Bob McAlpine has worked as a Water Quality Specialist since 1982 in industry, federal and provincial governments and as a Consultant in the UK, and Western Canada. Bob has a diverse background ranging from working as a water quality specialist and aquatic biologist, to working as a Senior Scientist for Thames Water Utilities in the UK. When working with Thames Water Utilities Bob was a NAMAS accredited auditor, Water Scientist and Technical Advisor at Farmoor near Oxford.     No refunds or cancellations after Monday, April 1st, 2019.

    Please ensure that payment for the workshop has been received by the MWWA                office by Monday, April 1st, 2019.

                    In the event of attendee no show, refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend after having Registered for any workshop - please let us know before the Monday, April 1st, 2019 deadline. Otherwise you will still be responsible to pay for the full amount of the course. 

Participants in this workshop are eligible for 0.6 CEUs under the Manitoba Operator Certification program.

Course fee includes lunch, refreshments and course materials.

The Manitoba Water and Wastewater Association will not assume any responsibility for injury, loss of life or lost or stolen articles at any MWWA function by delegates, exhibitors and/or speakers.

Participants must be in attendance for the duration of the class in order to receive their CEU Certificate.If not paying online - please make payment prior to Monday, April 1st, 2019 by cheque or money order payable to:

Manitoba Water & Wastewater Association

Mail to:  Box 1600, Portage la Prairie, MB   R1N 3P1

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