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3rd Annual Golf Tournament - Registration is Open

posted on Aug 7 2020

The re-scheduled date for the 3rd Annual Golf Tournament is September 14, 2020! It will be held at the Connaught Golf Club in Medicine Hat.  Join us for a day of golf, great prize giveaways and the coveted AWWOA Golf Tournament Trophy. Tee…

2020-21 Training Calendar Now Available

posted on Aug 6 2020

The training calendar for the upcoming 2020-21 year is now available! Registration for all training is open.   Over the past few months, we have been working diligently with our hotels and providers to safely bring back training to the classroom. …

AWWOA August Webinar Series

posted on Jul 27 2020

In partnership with leadership and change management expert, Nolan Crouse, AWWOA is offering four new webinars this August. Member Rate: $75.00 + GST per webinar seriesNon-Member Rate: $175.00 + GST per webinar series An application for 0.3…

Alberta Water Council Source Water Protection Guide Released

posted on Jun 17 2020

"The public release of this guide and its companion documents marks a significant step towards creating a foundation and common approach for source water protection planning in Alberta, which is largely led by watershed groups, municipalities,…

Alberta Environment COVID-19 Update for Operators

posted on May 25 2020

As information specific to Alberta Water and Wastewater Systems becomes available, it will be posted here. Note: For assistance with acquiring PPE, Municipalities can make their requests through their respective Emergency Operations Centre…

AWWOA Office Closed to the Public

posted on Apr 15 2020

Please note the AWWOA office will be closed to the public until further notice. All e-mails and phone calls will be returned.Inquires can be sent to connect@awwoa.ca.

NAIT Student Practicum Placements Needed

posted on Apr 13 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all of us in many ways. Have you adjusted shift operations, and are planning to hire staff to support your organization during this time? Alternatively, are you looking to fill future vacancies within your…

Information on COVID-19

posted on Mar 20 2020

As a water/wastewater operator you are responsible for producing clean drinking water, treating wastewater and ultimately maintaining public health. How could COVID-19 affect you as an operator? Below are documents provided by Water Research…

45th Annual Operators Seminar Update

posted on Mar 16 2020

The AWWOA Executive would like to express our gratitude and appreciation for your understanding and assistance through our decision to cancel the remainder of the Annual Seminar last week. AWWOA would like to reaffirm that this decision was…

Follow the Leader - The Old Operator

posted on Feb 19 2020

As a young boy I spent many an hour playing a game called “follow the leader.” The point was to have your followers go over fences, through bushes, jump over objects and so forth. How exciting it became, much depended on the leader; yet…