Skip to main content
Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)
New Mexico
Environment Department
Drinking Water Bureau

Training Opportunities

In-person classes and online webinars for water system operators, administrators, &  board members. 

  • Operator training credit information – contact the  Utility Operator Certification Program
  • Board training credit information – contact Community Services   (karenm.torres@state.nm.us / 505-827-0027)

Assistance classes listed below are provided for NO COST unless otherwise indicated.

**Contact the training provider to REGISTER**

$ – classes marked with a “$” are offered for a fee.

July 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
7/14  Bookkeeping and Reporting  Alcalde  RCAC
7/17 RTCR workshop Albuquerque NMRWA
7/19 Sampler Grants NMRWA
7/24 RTCR Santa Rosa NMRWA
7/24 Basic / Intermediate Raton DBS&A
7/25 CT – Contact Time Theory Raton DBS&A
7/26 RTCR – Revised Total Coliform Rule Raton DBS&A
7/27 RTCR Raton NMWRA

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings:   click here for full schedule & course description

 NMRWA trainings:  call (505) 841-1031 or email quintin@nmrwa.org

August 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
8/14 Introduction to Water System Operations Albuquerque DBS&A
8/15 WSST  – Water System Sampler Certification Albuquerque DBS&A
8/16 RTCR – Revised Total Coliform Rule Albuquerque DBS&A
8/24 Basic Board Duties and Responsibilities Taos RCAC
8/29 Small Systems Operator Training Bloomfield AWWA

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings – click here for full schedule & course description

 

September 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
9/6 Activated Sludge & Math Farmington RCAC
9/20 Basic Financial Management Silver City RCAC
9/22 Rate Setting Alamogordo RCAC
9/25 Water Chemistry, Breakpoint Chlorination and Distribution Systems Silver City DBS&A
9/26 Water System Sampler Training Silver City DBS&A
9/27 Pumps & Motors, Groundwater Hydrology & Wells, and Operator Math Silver City DBS&A

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings – click here for full schedule & course description

 

October 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
10/2 Water Chemistry, Groundwater Hydrology  Wells, and Distribution Systems Ruidoso DBS&A
10/3 Chlorine Contact Time Ruidoso DBS&A
10/3-4 Math Review & Exam Prep for Level I & II Operators  (COST: $410) Albuquerque Pro-Train
10/4 Basic Financial Management Albuquerque RCAC
10/4 Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR) Ruidoso DBS&A

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings – click here for full schedule & course description

 

November 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
11/2 Basic Financial Management Las Cruces RCAC
11/9 Practical Mapping for Small Systems Santa Fe RCAC
11/27 Water System Sampler Training (WSST) Bloomfield DBS&A
11/28 Water Chemistry, Ground Water Hydrology & Wells, and Distribution Systems Bloomfield DBS&A
11/29 Chlorine Contact Time (CT) Bloomfield DBS&A

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings – click here for full schedule & course description

 

December 2018 Trainings

DATE TOPIC LOCATION PROVIDER
12/4 Operator Certification Facts, Water Chemistry, Safe Drinking Water Act Regulations Overview, and Breakpoint Chlorination Albuquerque DBS&A
12/5 Distribution Systems, Pumps & Motors, and Groundwater Hydrology & Wells Albuquerque DBS&A
12/6 Operator Math Albuquerque DBS&A
       

**Click training provider link to REGISTER**

DBS&A trainings – click here for full schedule & course description


MORE INFORMATION:

Training provided by the following organizations:

  • DBS&A  –  Daniel B. Stephens & Associates (a GeoLogic Company)  (contractor for NMED)
  • Gott – Gott Consulting Services
  • NMWWA – New Mexico Water and Wastewater Association
  • NMRWA – New Mexico Rural Water Association
  • RCAC – Rural Community Assistance Corporation  (contractor for NMED)
  • SWEFC – Southwest Environmental Finance Center  (at UNM)

Visit the training provider’s website for registration and additional information.

Assistance classes listed above are provided for NO COST to public water systems unless otherwise indicated.

$ – classes marked with a “$” are offered for a fee.

PLEASE NOTE:  Listing in the calendar does not imply the class has been approved for either operator or board training credit – that determination is the attendee’s responsibility, especially for on-line classes and classes provided by out-of-state providers.

 

Additional resources for water system operation found at:  Training Resources

Subscribe to Email Alerts!

 

 

Quick Contact:

Runnels Building
1190 St Francis Drive
Suite S-2050
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505

Phone: (505) 476-8620
Or -----(877) 654-8720

P O Box 5469
Santa Fe, NM 87502

Harold L. Runnels Building // 1190 St. Francis Drive, Suite N4050 // Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 // tel (800) 219-6157, (505) 827-2855

About Us Contact Us A-Z index Site Map Website Information NM Sunshine Portal