Online Wastewater Training

Upcoming Webinars

  • November 8, 2023 - Introduction to Optimizing Wastewater Treatment Plant Performance
    • Webinar will provide a high-level view of the importance of operator controls and in-plant environmental management necessary for biological nutrient removal. 
  • November 15, 2023 - Kansas Nutrient Optimization Case Studies
    • Wastewater plants in Kansas who have successfully optimized for nutrient removal will be covered in this webinar session. A focus will be on the types of operational changes and capital needs which went into optimization efforts.
  • November 29, 2023 - Nitrogen Removal Concepts
    • This webinar will cover the conversion of ammonia into nitrates and the conversion of nitrates into nitrogen gas. A focus on the environmental conditions necessary for conversions will be in focus during this webinar.
  • December 6, 2023 - Phosphorus Removal Concepts
    • This webinar will focus on biological phosphorus removal concepts and troubleshooting of problems which may inhibit phosphorus removal at wastewater plants. A brief discussion of chemical phosphorus removal will be included. 
  • December 13, 2023 - Review of Nutrient Optimization Concepts
    • This webinar will be review of the concepts of nutrient removal covered in the previous weeks, focusing on operational control of plant environments including monitoring and control recommendations.

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Recorded Webinars

  1. General Interest
  2. Publicly Owned Treatment Works

General Interest to NDPES Dischargers

  • Asset Management 101 - Finding Financial Assistance for Infrastructure Upgrades, Alison Fenniken, EPA, Sarah Buck, Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) and Heather Hemmelberger, PE Southwest Environmental Finance Center. Presented April 15, 2020

  • Discharge Monitoring Reports - Avoiding Common Mistakes, Presenters: Juan Ibarra, Cornell Gayle, Emilio Llamosa, Jake Nguyen U.S. EPA. Presented on July 15 and August 20, 2020 (to correct poor audio)