The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) is pleased to host a provincial workshop, Drinking Water Quality Management Standard — Managing Change, April 18–19, 2018 at the Airlane Hotel & Conference Centre in Thunder Bay.
Participants will rotate through interactive breakout sessions over this two-day workshop to discuss topics such as standards and regulatory changes, preparing for climate change, corrosion control, continual improvement and preparing for audits against the revised Drinking Water Quality Management Standard (DWQMS). As well, the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change will provide an update on the status of the Municipal Licensing Program and how municipalities are implementing the changes to the DWQMS. Participants will earn 1.0 Continuing Education Unit (CEU).
The workshop will run 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The cost to register is $430.00 + HST.
Background: The Walkerton Clean Water Centre is an agency of the Government of Ontario, established in 2004, to ensure clean and safe drinking water for the entire province. WCWC coordinates and provides education, training and information to drinking water system owners, operators and operating authorities, and the public, in order to safeguard Ontario’s drinking water. Through partnerships, WCWC also provides training for the 133 First Nations communities in Ontario. To date, high-quality training has been provided to more than 74,000 participants across Ontario. For more information please visit www.wcwc.ca.