UPCOMING TRAININGS

Virginia | Financial Management Workshop

Funding CoordinationLocation: Roanoke Higher Education Center, 108 North Jefferson Street, Roanoke, Virginia 24016
Cost: FREE!
Date: 01/29/2015
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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The objective of this one-day workshop is to provide participants with financial tools to ensure their water systems can continue to deliver safe reliable water for years to come while ensuring financial sustainability. Topics will cover all aspects of the overall financial management and planning of the water system fund. This workshop is designed for water systems serving 10,000 or fewer people, especially targeting local government systems facing financial challenges. Information will be shared in lecture format, through interactive exercises, sharing of case examples, and by soliciting and answering participant system-specific questions and scenarios.

* VA AWWA Section has graciously offered to sponsor lunch for all registered workshop participants.

*Workshop information has been submitted to the state for CEUs/CECs

Tennessee | Water Loss Reduction & Rate Setting Workshop for Small Drinking Water Systems

Funding CoordinationLocation: JEA Training Facility, Auditorium, 320 Highway 45 By-Pass Jackson, TN 38301
Cost: FREE!
Date: 2/18/2015
Time: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
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 This workshop, for water systems that serve 10,000 or fewer people, focuses on two crucial aspects of water system finance and management—addressing water loss and setting rates.  Participants will be introduced to establishing an effective water loss control program at their water system, in particular how to begin to address non-revenue water including both apparent losses and real losses (leakage).  In addition, participants will learn about how to set water rates that cover the full costs of the water system, including the depreciation of capital assets.  The workshop will include a mix of presentations and hands on activities and is best suited for individuals who make financial and managerial decisions on behalf of the water system.

*Workshop information has been submitted to the state for CEUs/CECs

Mississippi | Working Smarter to Save Money: Finance and Management Tools and Techniques for Small Water Systems

pipeLocation: MSU Extension Service Building, 400 CJ Hardin Jr. Road, Pontotoc, MS 38863
Cost: FREE!
Date: 2/19/2015
Time: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

To register contact Bill Rutledge, Program Director for District 2 at 662-489-9722

This workshop, for water systems that serve 10,000 or fewer people, focuses on three crucial aspects of water system finance and management—addressing water loss, managing the energy use of water systems, and setting rates.  Participants will be introduced to establishing an effective water loss control program at their water system, in particular how to begin to address non-revenue water including both apparent losses and real losses (leakage).  In addition, participants will learn about strategies to reduce the cost of energy use within a water system.  Finally, participants will learn about how to set water rates that cover the full costs of the water system.  The workshop will include a mix of presentations and hands on activities and is best suited for individuals who make financial and managerial decisions on behalf of the water system.

*This workshop is approved for 6/3R CEUs.

Oklahoma | Revenue Resilience for Small Water Systems

Funding CoordinationLocation: City of Tulsa A.B. Jewell Water Treatment Plant
Cost: Free!
Date: 03/05/2014
Time: TBD

This workshop is designed for local government drinking water system managers, finance directors, elected officials, or anyone who is involved with financial decisions for their water system. The objective of the workshop is to provide participants with financial tools to ensure their systems can continue to deliver safe reliable water for years to come.

This workshop will cover rates and rate setting, controlling costs, planning for capital expenses, accessing external funding (loans and grants), tracking and benchmarking financial performance, and other Enterprise Fund issues that small water systems face.

This workshop is designed for water systems serving 10,000 or fewer people, especially targeting local government systems facing financial challenges. Owners of privately owned systems, consultants and technical assistance providers serving small water systems are also invited to attend.

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Maryland | Financial Management Workshop for Small Water Systems

Funding CoordinationLocation: Mount Airy Town Hall, 110 S Main St, Mt Airy, MD 21771
Cost: FREE!
Date: 3/26/2015
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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The objective of this one-day workshop is to provide participants with financial tools to ensure their water systems can continue to deliver safe reliable water for years to come while ensuring financial sustainability. Topics will cover all aspects of the overall financial management and planning of the water system fund. This workshop is designed for water systems serving 10,000 or fewer people, especially targeting local government systems facing financial challenges. Information will be shared in lecture format, through interactive exercises, sharing of case examples, and by soliciting and answering participant system-specific questions and scenarios.

*Workshop information has been submitted to the state for CEUs/CECs

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