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2019 E-One Grinder Pumps: Hands on Troubleshooting


This training brought to you through a grant by:

National Rural Water Association & USDA Rural Development

This class will cover everything from troubleshooting, teardown, rebuild & repair of the E-One Extreme DH & WH series pumps in a hands-on training atmosphere.

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with state regulations.

With a variety of topics, presentations and speakers our training meets the requirements of system specialists (operators), office staff management and decision makers.

On-site technical assistance is available from the Iowa Rural Water Association at no cost.

Please note - Class size is limited to 15 at each workshop except Ankeny [25].

This workshop will offer 5.0 CEU hours for Wastewater upgrade or renewal.

Date/Location

March 11
Clarinda
Clarinda Water Treatment Plant
701 N 1st Street

March 12
Sioux City

CLASS IS FULL
Wastewater Treatment Plant
3100 S. Lewis Blvd

March 13
Ankeny

CLASS IS FULL
Iowa Pump Works Shop
825 SW Ordnance Rd

March 14
New Hampton
CLASS IS FULL
Wastewater Treatment Plant
800 S Locust Ave

March 15
Centerville
CLASS IS FULL
Rathbun RW Distribution Shop
20225 Hwy 5 North

Speakers
Agenda

Iowa Pump Works: Dave Morgan, Vince Payne, Shane Paterson Jeremy Weiland

E-One Corp: Russ Gleech

8:30 REGISTRATION

9:00 E-One Extreme Series Pump Teardown and Troubleshooting, Alarm Panel Troubleshooting

12:00 Lunch Provided by Iowa Pump Works

 

1:00 Advisor Panel Discussion, Pump reassembly & testing, Q & A

3:00 Wrap-up & CEU’s


Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Pumps/Controls Inspection & Maintenance Workshop


This training brought to you through a grant by:

National Rural Water Association & USDA Rural Development

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with state regulations.

With a variety of topics, speakers and presentations our training meets the requirements of system specialists (operators), management, office staff and decision makers.

On site technical assistance is available from the Iowa Rural Water Association at no cost.

This workshop is good for 5.0 Wastewater CEU hours.

Date/Location

March 26
West Union
West Union Fire Station
212 S Vine Street

March 27
Mount Pleasant

Henry County Emergency Management
900 West Washington Street

March 28
Newton

Iowa Rural Water Association
4221 S 22nd Ave East

Speakers
Agenda

Scott Obernolte - Allied Systems

 

 

8:00 REGISTRATION

9:00 Pump curve basics, applications, maintenance - lift station pumps & controls

11:45 Lunch on your own

12:45 Pump curve basics, applications, maintenance - lift station pumps & controls

3:30 Wrap-up & CEU’s

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Sustainable Management for Small Water Systems Workshops


This training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA, USEPA & USDA Rural Development

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Clean Water Act and state regulations.

This training will be an interactive workshop geared towards operators, managers, city clerks and decision makers. Please come ready to learn & participate!

On site technical assistance is available from the Iowa Rural Water Association at no cost.

5.0 CEU hours will be available for upgrade & renewal for Water Treatment, Water Distribution or Wastewater.

Date/Location

February 27
Newton
Iowa Rural Water Association
4221 S 22nd Ave East

February 28
Waverly

Waverly Civic Center
200 1st Ave NE

March 6
Atlantic
Cass County Community Center
805 W 10th St

March 7
Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant Civic Center
307 East Monroe St.

March 20
Dows
Dows Community Center
119 E Ellsworth Street

March 21
Le Mars
LeMars Concention Center
(Enter lower level on West)
275 12th St. SE

Agenda

7:30 REGISTRATION

8:00 Welcome – Introduction

8:15 AM IQ – Key Management Areas

9:45 Break

10:00 Sustainability/Viability Improving outcomes

12:00 Lunch – on your own

1:00 Asset inventories – risk analysis

2:00 Break

2:15 Life Cycle – Level of Service – Implementation

3:15 References & Resources, Wrap-up & CEUs

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Wastewater Applications of Submersible Pumps and Control Panel Training

Presented by

Electric Pump

 

This training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & US EPA

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with state regulations.

This class will be a hands on demonstration of repairing submersible pumps and control panels. The morning session will consist of tearing down a pump for inspection and then correctly reassembling for proper operations. The afternoon session will cover troubleshooting control panel problems with an question and answer session for all covered material.

Please note - Class size is limited to 25 at each location. Register early to ensure your seat.

This workshop will offer 5 CEU hours in Wastewater.

Date/Location

March 18
Clarinda
Water Treatment Plant
701 N. 1st

March 19
Sac City
CLASS IS FULL
Wastewater Plant
811 Highland Ave.

March 20
New Hampton
Wastewater Plant
800 Locust Ave.

March 21
Eldridge
Electric Pump Inc.
702 E. Price

March 22
Des Moines
Electric Pump Inc.
4280 E. 14th St.

Agenda

8:15 REGISTRATION

8:45 Submersible Pump Repair Tear Down

10:15 BREAK

10:30 Submersible Pump Repair Reassembly

11:45 Submersible Pump Troubleshooting

12:30 LUNCH (Provided by Electric Pump)

1:30 Control Panel Troubleshooting

2:30 Q&A

3:00 CEU’S and evaluation

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Water Distribution - Hydrants and Valves

Presented by

Clow Valve Company

The Iowa Rural Water Association invites you to join us for a free workshop cosponsored by Clow Valve.

General tour and overview of the Clow Valve Company and their Metal Casting Facility and Machine Shop. Also a fire hydrant demonstration and discussion.

Learn how your fire hydrants and water valves are made from start to finish. Learn the different types of products. Learn the specific parts of products. Constant discussion with Q&A throughout the day. Fire hydrant demonstration.

Please note - Workshop is limited to 20 participants each day.

This workshop will offer 5 CEU hours in Water Distribution (WD).

Date/Location

January 31
Oskaloosa
CLASS IS FULL
Clow Foundry
1607 17th Ave E

February 14
Oskaloosa
CLASS IS FULL
Clow Foundry
1607 17th Ave E

March 20
Oskaloosa
CLASS IS FULL
Clow Foundry
1607 17th Ave E


Speakers
Agenda

Andy Kohler - Clow Valve Company

Steve Werninger - Clow Valve Company

8:030 - 9:00 Registration, Coffee

9:00 – 12:00 Foundry products, safety and tour. Hydrant teardown and repair, Q&A.

12:30 – 2:30 Lunch, Machine Shop tours

2:30 – 2:45 Wrap up & CEU’s

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Water Operational Nuts "n" Bolts Workshop

This training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & US EPA

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and state regulations.

With a variety of topics, speakers and presentations our training meets the requirements of system specialists (operators), management, office staff and decision makers.

Technical assistance to address compliance issues is available from State Rural Water Association at no cost.

This workshop will offer 5 CEU hours in Water Treatment (WT)

Date/Location

March 12
Oakland
Oakland Community Center
615 Dr. Van Zee Rd.

March 13
Cherokee

Western Iowa TCC
200 Victory Drive

March 26
Ventura

Ventura Community Center
4 Weimer St.

March 27
Washington
Washington Fair Grounds
611 Hwy 1 South

Speakers
Agenda

Dale Barrie, Joe Finch and Aaron Schroeder with IRWA

Brett Hansen - SGA Coatings

Tnemec

Hawkins Water Treatment Group

 

8:00 – 8:30 AM Registration

8:30 – 9:30 AM Lead and Copper

9:30 – 10:30 AM Water Loss

10:30 – 10:45 AM Break

10:45 – 11:45 AM RTCR

11:45 – 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 PM Coating Systems

2:00 – 2:15 PM Break

2:15 – 3:15 PM Source Water Protection

3:15 – 3:30 PM Question & Answer/CEUs

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Water System Maintenance and Repair Workshop

This training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & US EPA

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and state regulations.

Get information on Water Tower Maintenance, Concrete Structures, Well Maintenance and Rehab, and Distribution Cleaning and Rehab via Ice Pigging Cleaning and Technology - Pipe Relining.

Technical assistance to address compliance issues is available from State Rural Water Association at no cost.

Please note - Workshop is limited to 30 participants each day.

This workshop will offer 5 CEU hours in Water Distribution (WD) OR 3.0 CEU hours for Wastewater & 2.0 CEU hours for WD.

Date/Location

February 5
Newton
IRWA Offices
4221 S 22nd Ave E

February 6
Cherokee

Western Iowa TCC
200 Victory Drive

February 7
Avoca

Avoca City Hall
201 Elm Street


Speakers
Agenda

SUEZ Representatives

SUEZ

8:00 – 8:15 AM Registration

8:15 – 9:15 AM Ice Pigging Pipe Cleaning Technology

9:15 – 10:15 AM Pipe Relining

10:15 – 10:30 AM Break

10:30 – 11:15 AM Importance of Mixing Water Tanks

11:15 – 12:15 PM Well Maintenance

12:15 – 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 PM Concrete Rehabilitation

2:00 – 3:00 PM Smart meter options for your utility

3:00 – 3:15 PM Question & Answer


Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!

 

Water Tower Filters, VFD/Pumps & Pressure Tanks Training

This training brought to you through a grant by:

NRWA & US EPA

The Iowa Rural Water Association would like to invite you to join us and your peers for a FREE training workshop. Get valuable information you need from our expert trainers to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and state regulations.

Join us for a one day training event covering a number of water distribution and treatment topics looking at VFD Pumps Filters, Filter Media Sampling, Cleaning and Tower Chlorine Residual.

Technical assistance to address compliance issues is available from State Rural Water Association at no cost.

This workshop will offer 5.0 CEU hours in Water Distribution (WD) OR 2.0 CEU hours for Water Treatment & 3.0 CEU hours for WD.

Date/Location

January 15
Cherokee
Western Iowa TCC
200 Victory Drive

January 16
Oakland

Oakland Community Center
614 Dr Van Zee Road

January 17
Newton

IRWA Offices
4221 S 22nd Ave E

Speakers
Agenda

Jake Dugger - Maquire Iron, Inc.

Jamie Mays - Maquire Iron, Inc.

Eric Duderstadt - Maquire Iron, Inc.

Maquire Iron, Inc.

8:00 – 8:30 AM Registration

8:30 – 9:30 AM Water Tower Maint.

9:30 – 9:40 AM Break

9:40 – 10:40 AM Water Tower Maint.

10:40 – 11:00 AM Break

11:00 – 12:00 PM Draining Towers & Managing System Pressures

12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 PM Filter Maintenance Filter Media Sampling And Cleaning

2:00 – 2:10 PM Break

2:10 – 3:10 PM Maintaining Water Quality in a Tower Chlorine Residuals

3:10 – 3:30 PM Question & Answer

Registration Cost
No Fee!
This training is Free!