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Underground Utility Locating
Open Seats 22
2018-5-24
8:00 am
-3:00 pm
Water Storage & Distribution System Maintenance
Open Seats 25
2018-6-14
8:00 am
-12:00 pm
Underground Utility Locating
Open Seats 27
2018-6-20
8:00 am
-3:00 pm
Managing Job Performance
Open Seats 8
2018-6-27
8:00 am
-1:00 pm
Transitioning From Operator To Supervisor
Open Seats 20
2018-6-28
8:00 am
-1:00 pm
Underground Utility Locating
Open Seats 74
2018-7-19
8:00 am
-3:00 pm
Transitioning From Operator To Supervisor
Open Seats 35
2018-7-23
6:00 am
-6:00 am

Underground Utility Locating


May 24,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
This class provides a thorough knowledge of the theory of electromagnetic locating. Class covers passive and active locating, distortion of magnetic fields, depth determination, use of multiple frequencies and antenna configurations. It reviews proper locating techniques and unique methods specific to the water utility.

Location

Southampton County Department of Public Utilities
24283 OId Bridge Road
Courtland, VA 23837

Event Fees:

Member Registration $ 125.00
Non-Member Registration $ 150.00

Water Storage & Distribution System Maintenance


Jun 14,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Covers a proactive approach to expanding and isolating the water and sewer system utilizing hot taps, line stops and valve inserts. Class also includes the ownership costs of various style water tanks and methods of tank maintenance.

Location

Bridgewater Municipal Building- Arey Assembly Hall
201 Green Street
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Event Fees:

Registration $ 0.00

Underground Utility Locating


Jun 20,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
This class provides a thorough knowledge of the theory of electromagnetic locating. It covers passive and active locating, distortion of magnetic fields, depth determination, use of multiple frequencies and antenna configurations. It reviews proper locating techniques and unique  methods specific to the water utility.

Location

Strasburg Wastewater Treatment Facility
448 Borden Mowery Drive
Strasburg, VA 22657

Event Fees:

Member Registration $ 125.00
Non-Member Registration $ 150.00

Managing Job Performance


Jun 27,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
This class is relevant for team leaders, supervisors, managers and anyone aspiring for a leadership role. Participants will learn to:
  • Identify differences between a leader and a manager
  • Identify successful ways to delegate work
  • Discuss strategies to set realistic goals and clarify expectations
  • Track and document performance
  • Provide constructive feedback
 

Location

Farmville Fire Department
1000 West 3rd Street
Farmville, VA 23901

Event Fees:

VRWA Member Registration $ 99.00
Non-member Registration $ 120.00

Transitioning From Operator To Supervisor


Jun 28,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
This class is designed for utility operators who want to transition into a supervisory role. Covers changing roles, legal awareness, handling performance problems and motivating staff.

Location

Virginia Cooperative Extension Office
105 Oak Street
Emporia, VA 23487

Event Fees:

Member Registration $ 99.00
Non-Member Registration $ 120.00

Underground Utility Locating


Jul 19,2018 - Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
This class provides a thorough knowledge of the theory of electromagnetic locating. It covers passive and active locating, distortion of magnetic fields, depth determination, use of multiple frequencies and antenna configurations. It reviews proper locating techniques and unique methods specific to the water utility.

Location

Smith Mountain Lake Water Treatment Facility
1500 Radford Church Road
Moneta, VA 24121

Event Fees:

Member Registration $ 125.00
Non-Member Registration $ 150.00

Transitioning From Operator To Supervisor


Jul 23,2018 - Time: 6:00 am - 6:00 am
This class is designed for utility operators who want to transition into supervisory role.  Covers changing roles, legal awareness, handling performance problems and motivating staff.

Location

Washington County Service Authority
25122 Regal Dr.
Abingdon, VA 24211

Event Fees:

VRWA Member Registration $ 99.00
Non-member Registration $ 120.00