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2023 VIRTUAL Regional Training Meeting
2/14/2023 - 2/14/2023
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EST

Event Description

OGWA VIRTUAL Regional Training Meeting

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

7 Hours CEC - Ministry Approved


Registration Deadline is February 9th, 2023

Refunds or to change locations (subject to availability) will only be accepted if requested BEFORE  the Registration Deadline

New - A copy of your certificate will be emailed to you and the Ministry.  A permanent copy will reside in your OGWA Membership Dashboard under Other Info > My Certificates.

Certificate replacement fee:  Member $25  Non-Member $50

Login opens at 8:15 a.m - Once logged in, you will receive a participant form by email to sign and return (instructions will be provided). The participant must be the person registered for the course.  This will be monitored as per the Ministry's Requirement for Virtual CEC's.

Course starts promptly at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 5:00 p.m. Breaks will be announced throughout the day.  One Hour lunch will be provided.

Course Topics

Water Wells (approximate 4 hrs in length)
Each case study will provide historical examples of how rules and best management practices are interpreted and enforced.  There will be a knowledge check at the end of the presentation.

Case Study 1: Understanding the term “a well’s structural stage is complete”
Case Study 2: Who can and cannot abandon a well
Case Study 3: Reasonable efforts to remove casing from an abandoned well
Case Study 4: Addressing an existing flowing well issue
Case Study 5: Constructing a dry well
Case Study 6: Case studies on naturally occurring gas reporting & mitigating

Review of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) (approximate 3 hrs in length)

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Regulations for Construction Projects
  • Regulations for Industrial Establishments
  • Knowledge check at the end of presentation

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