New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Drinking Water Bureau

Training Opportunities

Free On-Line Operator and Board Training

IMPORTANT NOTE: Operators are responsible to report training credits earned following the completion of each Online Training. Email Certificate of Completion to UOCP.Certification@state.nm.us

Training Topic

(Click for Registration Link)

Date Training

Provider

Credit Hours Credit Type

Basic Operator Math

(email: quintin@nmrwa.org to register for the classes)

May 5 & 6 & 12

10:00 AM to  2:00 PM

NMRWA 4 hours per session Operator

Building Resilience & Adapting to Climate Change Impacts: CREAT Training for the Southwest and Northwest Climate Regions

 May 11-11:00 to 1:00 (MST)
 May 13-11:00 to 1:00 (MST) May 18-11:00 to 1:00 (MST) June 1-11:00 to 1:00 (MST) (optional)
EPA 2 hours a session  Board

Basic Board Training Series 1 of 4

May 12 | The Safe Drinking Water Act (MST)

10:00 to 12:00

RCAC  2 hours   board

Releases to Sources of Drinking Water: National Occurrence and Resources to Identify Risks

May 13

11:00 to 12:00

EPA 1 hour Operator

Successfully Accessing Water Infrastructure Funding Programs: Advice from Two Former Loan Officers

May 18

12:00 to 1:00 (MST)

RCAP 1 hour Board and Operator

GIS Field Data Collection using Trimble GPS Unit

May 19

11:00 to 12:00 (MST)

EFC 1 hour Board

Valves and Fire Hydrant Training 

 (To register contact by email Quintin Cox: quintin@nmrwa.org )

May 19 and 27

10:00 am to 2:00 pm (MST)

NMRWA 4 hours Operator
Water Operator Test Preparation Series May 19 (link coming soon) RCAC   Operator

Basic Board Training Series 2 of 4

May 26 | Applicable Laws and Responsibilities (MST)

10:00 to 12:00

 RCAC  2 hours Board 

Biosolids Part 2: Wastewater Treatment Sludge Disposal Methods

May 27

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (MST)

EPA 1.5 hours Operator

Basic Board Training Series 3 of 4

June 2  | Board Responsibilities (MST)

10:00 to 12:00

RCAC 2 hours Board

Pumps and Motors

 (To register contact by email Quintin Cox: quintin@nmrwa.org )

June 3rd and 10th

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

NMRWA 4 hours Operator

Setting Effective Rates for Small Systems-New Mexico

June 7 and 8

8:30 to 11:30 (MST)

AWWA 6 hours Operator

Basic Board Training Series 4 of 4

June 9  | Regional Collaboration (MST)

10:00 to 12:00

RCAC 2 hours Board

Protecting your Utility from Disasters – Resiliency Part 1 of 2

June 24

11:00 to 12:30 (MST)

EPA 1.5 hours Operator

Building Resilience and Adapting to Climate Change Impacts for Drinking Water and Wastewater Utilities, Part 2 of 2

July 29

11:00 to 12:30 (MST)

EPA 1.5 hours  Operator
Groundwater and Well Care for Public Water Systems FREE Anytime Water
Operator.org
2 hours Operator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Click on the link above in the training title or contact the corresponding providers:

                        EFCN = Environmental Finance Center Network

                    NMRWA – New Mexico Rural Water Association

                        RCAC = Rural Community Assistance Corporation 

 

Last Revised 05/22/2020