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Office Closed - January 23

posted on Jan 22 2020

Please be advised the AWWOA office will be closed Thursday, January 23rd for Executive Meetings.Regular office hours resume Friday, January 24

Submit Your Photo to Win! - Seminar Photo Contest

posted on Jan 20 2020

To celebrate the 45th Annual Operators Seminar, the AWWOA invites you to submit a photo for your chance to win a prize! In addition to the AWWOA's own collection of photos, received submissions will be displayed at the Seminar.Winners will…

45th Annual Operators Seminar, March 9-13, 2020

posted on Jan 6 2020

Join us in Banff for dynamic networking and educational opportunities! Seminar registrations are accepted online until March 4, 2020. Anyone who has not been confirmed as registered by March 4th will need to register onsite for an additional…

Alberta Environment & Parks - Lead Guidance Document

posted on Nov 13 2019

Background:In March 2019, Health Canada published a new lead limit for the Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality (GCDWQ). The new guideline for lead introduces two (2) fundamental changes from how lead has been managed in drinking…

It Matters Little What Title We Hold

posted on Jul 10 2019

In the working world many people strive for that ever so important job title. What position we hold and our job title mean so much to us. As a young man listening to some of the older men at work, one man said, “if you can’t eat it, what…

Is a Career in Water Right for You?

posted on Jul 5 2019

Have you ever thought about where your water comes from or where your water goes when you flush the toilet? Have you ever wondered who is responsible for ensuring you have immediate access to clean drinking water? These behind-the-scenes people…

2019 Golf Tournament Wrap Up + Photos

posted on Jun 12 2019

Many thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday June 8, 2019 for our 2nd Annual Golf Tournament!  It was an amazing day with great people and the weather that held out just long enough!  A B-I-G thank you to the Black Bull Golf Resort for…

Meet Our 2019-20 Executive Board

posted on May 29 2019

At the 44th Annual Operators Seminar in Banff, our 2019-20 Executive Board was announced. Congratulations to the elected Directors!       The AWWOA is pleased to introduce the following Board members. Some are brand new to the Board while…

Online & Home Study Training at Your Own Pace

posted on May 15 2019

AWWOA offers online and Home Study training options!       Advantages of Online & Home Study (Correspondence) training:    -Work from home, office (with employer approval), or anywhere with internet access    -Manage your training…

Taking Care of Your Drinking Water: A Guide for Members of Municipal Councils

posted on Mar 22 2019

Taking Care of Your Drinking Water and Wastewater: A Guide for Municipal Councils is a document published by Alberta Environment & Parks outlining what members of municipal councils need to know about their drinking water and wastewater responsibilities.…