Michigan Water Environment Association

MWEA - Event Information

Event Name:Fundamentals of Collection Systems
Event Type(s):Training/Seminars
Description:Fundamentals of Collection Systems: 

Safe, sanitary and efficient collection of wastewater at its sources (domestic, commercial and industrial) and then its delivery to a facility begins the treatment process. It is also usually the only part of the process of which the public has much awareness. That awareness all too often happens when there are issues with the system causing problems for the public (your customers). The information covered in this course will help staff understand the basics of function, maintenance, operation, protection and preservation of the asset of your system.

Topics Covered

  • Purpose of Collection Systems
  • Common Definitions
  • Components
  • Importance of Maintenance
  • Service Delivery Options
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Corrective Maintenance
Event Date:10/23/2020
Event Time:7:45 AM - 3:00 PM Eastern
Location:MWEA Lansing Office (OR via Zoom)
5815 Executive Drive
Lansing, MI 48911

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Contact Person:Denise Epling
(phone: 5176417377)
Details:Fundamentals of Collection Systems 
Cost: $140 (member-rate)
Registration: 7:45 am
Class Starts: 8:00 am
Class Ends: 3:00 pm

CEC Info:
MDEQ CECs: 0.5 WW Technical
Course Code: 2427
All of our Fall Basic Training classes are offered in a hybrid format - with some space available to join the instructor in-person at the MWEA Office in Lansing, or to join online through the Zoom platform. Based on the current executive orders, we will be able to have up to 8 in person attendees for all classes with the exception of the maintenance classes.  Once the spots are full for the in-person option, the default option will be virtual through Zoom.  Please note, the in-person class size can change anytime during COVID 19.

COVID 19: Please note that the dates are subject to change. We will give you as much notice as possible, if this happens.
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