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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…

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.…

New Lead and Manganese Maximum Acceptable Concentration (MAC) Guidelines

posted on Mar 21 2019

On March 8, 2019, Health Canada published a new maximum acceptable concentration (MAC) for lead, and a new MAC for manganese can be expected for April 2019. MACs are set and revised if appropriate and published under Health Canada's Guidelines…

AWWOA has resources for you!

posted on Feb 28 2019

AWWOA's website is full of resources for Operators and Utilities. Check out the following links for more information on: Operational Succession for Utilities Vulnerability of Public Officials Getting on the Right Track Toolkit Flyer Operator…