Southeast District Water Operators School

Conducted by the Minnesota Section American Water Works Association and the Minnesota Department of Health

The Southeast District will hold a one-day school on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Cabela's in Owatonna.

The certification exam will be at 1 p.m. .

Exam applications must be submitted 15 days prior to the test (October 2).

Download an exam application (PDF: 101KB/4pages)

Registration Form for Water Operator Schools

The spring 2015 school will be at the Ramada Hotel and Conference Center (formerly Best Western Apache), 1517 16th Street SW, Rochester 55902 US in Rochester from Wednesday, March 11 to Friday, March 13.

Agenda for the October 17 school:

Registration begins at 9 a.m.

Operator's panel discussion on watermain and service freeze-ups

Wellhead Protection Update: Grants, Audits - Pat Bailey, Minnesota Department of Health

Well Abandonment Case Studies and Problems - Tim Berquam, Bergerson-Caswell, Inc.

Lead and Copper Rule Update/Virus Study - Lih-in Rezania, Minnesota Department of Health

Legal Liabilities of Freeze-ups and Shut-offs - League of Minnesota Cities

Safety - Mark Machacek, Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association

Top of the Tower - Shawn Mulhern, KLM Engineering

Operator exams will be at the Daybreak Community Church, 2515 Harvest Lane, just south of Cabela's.

Updated Monday, September 08, 2014 at 07:51AM