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Broken Image 2020 Water / Wastewater Intermediate / Advanced School
7/20/2020 - 7/24/2020

Embassy Suites Conference Center
4705 Clydesdale Pkwy
Loveland, Colorado 80538
July  20 - July 24, 2020  New Dates!     Canceled

Contact Admin1@rmwea.org to request a refund. Be sure to also contact Embassy Suites and cancel your room reservations. Ask for Laura 970-612-2440.

New location: Intermediate/Advanced School now takes place at the Embassy Suites in Loveland, CO. The hotel is located off I-25 (Exit 259) and Clydesdale Parkway.

If you are staying at the Embassy Suites, breakfast and a Manager’s Reception in the evening will be included in your room reservation. To reserve a room, call 970-612-2440 or go to https://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/F/FNLESES-RIA-20200405/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG Make sure to use the code RMWEA Intermediate/Advanced School in order to receive the discounted sleeping room rate. 
Water Intermediate - $450 (after July 6,, $500)
Water Advanced - $450 (after July 6, $500)
Wastewater Intermediate/Advanced - $450 (after July 6, $500)
Activated Sludge - $450 (after July 6, $500)

Industrial Wastewater - $450 (after July 6, $500)

 Lunches and Course Notebooks can be included for an additional fee. (Note that a course flash drive is included with registration which includes all materials presented during the week.  A Course Notebook is a printed version of the material presented and found on the flash drive.  Additionally, a folder with need to know information and scratch paper is provided with the flash drive to all registered attendees.)

*Scholarship options are available (deadline to submit is June 26, 2020)Scholarships covering the tuition for one course of study in the Intermediate/Advanced School will be awarded to applicants employed by a town or municipality water or sewer district serving fewer than 3,300 residents within the Rocky Mountain Region. (CO, NM, WY)
Scholarships will be reviewed and awarded based on size of community served, location, and level of certification required for that entity by the scholarship review board. Link to Scholarship Application Form

The Intermediate/Advanced School offers courses designed to furnish established operators with information to better understand treatment processes and perform their duties in an ever-changing environment. Approved Training Units (TUs) for the courses will be available on the website.

** By taking this course, you will meet the APPROVED REGULATORY REQUIREMENT for Colorado **

Location: Embassy Suites Conference Center

Registration has Closed for this event.

Leadville Operator School 2020
7/20/2020 - 7/24/2020

JULY 20 – JULY 24, 2020
Canceled due to COVID-19
All registrants will receive full refunds

A full curriculum for Water and Wastewater Plant Operators as well as Collection and Distribution System Operators is being offered at this year’s conference. This conference has been designed to upgrade operational skills, obtain the required Training Units for certification renewal or obtain additional education and aid in helping those studying for certification exams. 

The Water course is limited to the first 45 participants. Math classes will be divided into Basic and Advanced. The Distribution / Collection course is limited to 35 participants. 

The PWO Committee of the RMWEA will offer two tracks for the Wastewater Operator, Advanced (A/B certifications) and Intermediate (C/D certifications). The Wastewater tracks will be limited to 35 participants for each course.  

The Colorado Mountain College offers dormitory style housing and meals served cafeteria style. Single occupancy room and board for 5-nights is $550 and is limited to a first come first served basis. This will provide lodging from Sunday night through Thursday night; it also includes meals from Monday breakfast through Friday lunch. Check-in for the dorm rooms are handled by the college and starts Sunday after 4:00 pm. 

The dorm rooms have limited furnishings. There is no TV, radio or alarm clock. There is free internet via High Speed Wireless. The bed is a single and includes linen, bring your own pillow. There is a common area with a TV lounge and pool table. 

Cafeteria meal tickets are available for those staying off campus for $185 for the week. Individual meals can be purchased at the conference information desk in the cafeteria. No meals are served after lunch on Friday. 

Please check website for updated schedule information. http://www.rmwea.org or http://www.rmsawwa.org 
REGISTRATION FOR THE CONFERENCE WILL BE LIMITED, so please send your application in early! 
Registration confirmation will be acknowledged by phone or e-mail. 
Limited evening activities have been planned to allow time to study or enjoy Leadville and the surrounding area. All attendees are encouraged to Check-In for the conference at the residence hall Sunday afternoon during our “Meet & Greet” session, which will include snacks and beverages; this is an opportunity to get acquainted with your fellow operators and conference coordinators. These beverages and snacks will be provided from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm, no dinner will be served at the cafeteria Sunday. 

There will be a “Special Math Help Session” during the week; more information on this will be available during the conference.
Thursday night has been set aside for the traditional “Toilet Bowl Competition” (Water and Wastewater trivia). Four person teams consisting of 2 Water and 2 Wastewater people will vie for the coveted, savagely contested, priceless and precious individual trophies for First and Second Place (Bragging rights included). 

Training Unit Certificates will be emailed to attendees; you must provide a working email address when you register. 

 All 5-Day courses will provide a minimum of 3.0 TU’s for their respective field. 

This is the largest Water & Wastewater Conference specifically for OPERATOR’s in the Rocky Mountain region. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet, interface and network with others in your industry

Location: Colorado Mountain College - Leadville
Leadville, Co

Registration has Closed for this event.

Young Professional Development Webinar: Leading through Conversation

12:00 - 1:15 PM

Join us for a virtual session with Conversant, an organization that helps leaders and their teams become more productive and more purposeful by focusing on human connection and conversation. 

The 75-minute workshop will introduce practical tools for becoming more conscious of how you show up in conversation and in your relationships. Through breakout activities and discussion, you'll learn how these tools can support you with themes like stress, workplace bias, and challenging relationships, both personal and professional.
Location: Zoom

2020 Operations Challenge Golf Tournament

RMWEA COVD-19 Event Advisory
Posted 3-16-20
With an eye toward public health and safety RMWEA is currently evaluating all of our events scheduled between now and summer with an eye to rescheduling them or possibly offering them digitally.  This is an evolving situation and several meetings are happening this week.  We hope to have more information available by Friday, March 20th and will post it on the website and advise any current event registrants.  Stay tuned please.

21st Annual Operations Challenge Golf Tournament
Check in Opens at 7:00 AM
Shotgun start at 8:30 AM
Banquet 1:30 - 3:30 PM

The event is sold out. Please contact Brenna at bdurkin@englewoodco.gov to get on the wait list.
Location: Todd Creek Golf Club
8455 Heritage Drive
Thornton, co 80602

2020 Vail PWO Seminar -CANCELLED


The 26th Annual RMWEA PWO Vail Training Seminar has been canceled
Refunds will be issued to those that had already registered.

October 14th, 2020
Lionshead Grand View Room in Vail, CO
The event will return in 2021 and take place io October 13th, 2021
Location: Lionshead Grand View Room
395 E. Lionshead Circle
Vail, CO 81657

Registration has Closed for this event.

Colorado Distribution & Collection Systems Short School
11/16/2020 - 11/17/2020

RMWEA COVD-19 Event Advisory
The dates for this event have changed.

Registration begins Monday, November 16th, 2020 at 7:00am. A combined training class begins at 7:40am through 4:30pm.
Tuesday's classes break into a Distribution and a Collection class beginning at 8:00am through 4:30pm.

** By taking this course, you will meet the APPROVED REGULATORY REQUIREMENT for Colorado **

Morning, afternoon breaks and lunch are provided. Parking is free at the hotel.

Hotel sleeping arrangements may be made by calling the Embassy Suites directly at 970-612-2440, tell them you are with the CECTI School. In order to take advantage of the available room block rate, you must call prior to October 20, 2020. If you are staying at the Embassy Suites, breakfast and a Manager’s Reception in the evening will be included with your room reservation.

Any updates to the schedule and school will be posted, so check back periodically. Register by November 2, 2020, for the lower fee. 

Location: Embassy Suites Loveland
4705 Clydesdale Pkwy
Loveland, CO 80538

Registration ends on 11/17/2020