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This two-day workshop is designed to acquaint municipal and community operators with the basic principals of treating surface water from dugouts, reservoirs and rivers for human consumption. This workshop is particularly useful for those who have had limited training and experience and for those who wihs to refresh their knowledge of the complexities of surface water treatment and plant operation.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
May 1, 2017 - May 2, 2017
Mon, Tue - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: April 24, 2017
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$405.00Moose JawCRN: 201604-35
May 15, 2017 - May 16, 2017
Mon, Tue - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$405.00SaskatoonCRN: 201604-131
This one-day workshop will assist operators in the operation and maintenance of centrifugal pumps used in the water and wastewater industry. Those attending will learn centrifugal pump theory and classification, operation and maintenance, and basic troubleshooting techniques.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

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December 2, 2016
Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: November 25, 2016
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-204
February 28, 2017
Tue - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: February 21, 2017
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-188
February 24, 2017
Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: February 10, 2017
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$245.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-537
This one-day workshop will assist operators in the operation and maintenance of hypochlorination systems, fluoridation systems, potassium permanganate feeders, and all types of chemical feed pump applications. Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
December 1, 2016
Thu - 8:29 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: November 24, 2016
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-207
February 27, 2017
Mon - 8:29 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: February 20, 2017
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-192
This course will appeal to those involved in the application, enforcement, sales, installation and testing of backflow preventers. The first part of the course deals with the principles of cross connections, application of devices and current regulations and bylaws. The balance of time is dedicated to hands-on testing in our Cross Connection Control Lab (75% required for successful completion).

Exam on last day of class. For more information, call Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484). Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

(materials and exam fee included), 40 hours/2 weeks
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November 25, 2016 - December 4, 2016
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: November 18, 2016
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$930.00ReginaCRN: 201602-722
May 5, 2017 - May 14, 2017
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: April 28, 2017
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$930.00ReginaCRN: 201604-117
October 14, 2016 - October 23, 2016
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: October 7, 2016
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$930.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-721
March 10, 2017 - March 19, 2017
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: March 3, 2017
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$930.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-803
April 21, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: April 14, 2017
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$930.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-804
This course will appeal to you if you have been Certified in Backflow Prevention and your Certification is about to expire. This course is designed as a refresher and to update you on new regulations and new equipment. Exam written on last day of class. For more information contact Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484).

Bring your own Cross Connection Control Manual

(materials and exam fee included), 12 hours/1 week
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: September 10, 2016
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$525.00ReginaCRN: 201602-724
June 10, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Room: A134
Registration deadline: June 3, 2017
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$525.00ReginaCRN: 201604-118
November 5, 2016 - November 6, 2016
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Registration deadline: October 29, 2016
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$525.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-725
February 4, 2017 - February 5, 2017
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Registration deadline: January 28, 2017
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$525.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-805
This one-day workshop is a must for operators of water and wastewater facilities who are directly involved in water distribution system maintenance. The course will include a review of the basic components of a water distribution system with an introduction to unidirectional flushing. Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

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December 9, 2016
Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: December 2, 2016
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-208
October 3, 2016
Mon - 8:30 am-3:59 pm
Room: 237
Registration deadline: October 3, 2016
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$245.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201602-448
April 7, 2017
Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: March 24, 2017
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$245.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-538
This 2-day workshop is designed to acquaint municipal and community operators with the basic principles of treating groundwater for human consumption. This workshop is particularly useful for those who have had knowledge of the complexities of groundwater treatment and plant operation. Trainees will participate in a lab session and perform the “Chemical Oxidant Test” to gauge the effectiveness of iron oxidation with chlorine and potassium permanganate.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

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March 2, 2017 - March 3, 2017
Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: February 16, 2017
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$405.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-539
This one-day workshop is a must for operators of water and wastewater facilities who operate and maintain hypochlorination systems. Those attending will learn about sodium hypochlorite solutions, and operation and maintenance of chemical feed pumps. Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
December 8, 2016
Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: December 1, 2016
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-209
February 23, 2017
Thu - 8:30 am-3:59 pm
Registration deadline: February 16, 2017
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$245.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201603-474
This one-day workshop is a must for operators of water facilities who operate and maintain iron and manganese removal systems. Those attending will learn about the methods of identifying and controlling iron and manganese problems in potable water systems. Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

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December 7, 2016
Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: November 30, 2016
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-211
April 6, 2017
Thu - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: March 24, 2017
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$245.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-551
This one-day workshop is designed to aid wastewater system operators in the regular maintenance and operation of a facultative wastewater lagoon. The workshop will also introduce the operator to the basic principles of facultative lagoon chemistry and microbiology. Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Registration deadline two weeks prior to course start date

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
April 13, 2017
Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: April 6, 2017
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-195
October 4, 2016
Tue - 8:00 am-3:29 pm
Room: 237
Registration deadline: September 27, 2016
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$245.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201602-449
This online course is designed for individuals who operate a small wastewater collection and treatment system. The course will introduce the individual to lagoon operation and maintenance, pumps, and sewage collection system components. The Saskatchewan Small Systems Certification exam is not included as part of this course. Operators seeking to write the certification exam need to contact their local regional college or any Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus. Computer experience using a Windows application is recommended For more information contact Richard Egroff at egroff@siast.sk.ca or 306-691-8417

(manual included) 15 hours
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September 8, 2016 - November 28, 2016
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201602-226
January 5, 2017 - March 27, 2017
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201603-212
April 7, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Registration deadline: April 7, 2017
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201603-224
In this three-day course students will learn basic math, wastewater composition and treatment, lagoon operation and maintenance, sewage collection systems, pump components, sewer line problems, backflow prevention, and operator safety. Students will write the Small Systems provincial certification exam to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board.

Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

(manuals and exam fees included)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
March 6, 2017 - March 8, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: February 27, 2017
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$675.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-208
November 21, 2016 - November 23, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 237
Registration deadline: November 14, 2016
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$675.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201602-457
October 24, 2016 - October 26, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: October 17, 2016
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$675.00ReginaCRN: 201602-223
January 16, 2017 - January 18, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Registration deadline: January 16, 2017
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$675.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-549
This online course is designed for individuals who operate a small water treatment and distribution system. The course will introduce the individual to the basics of groundwater treatment, disinfection, water testing, pumps, and distribution system components. The Saskatchewan Small Systems Certification exam is not included as part of this course. Operators seeking to write the certification exam need to contact their local regional college or any Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus. Computer experience using a Windows application is recommended For more information contact Richard Egroff at egroff@siast.sk.ca or 306-691-8417

15 hours
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 8, 2016 - November 28, 2016
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201602-225
January 5, 2017 - March 27, 2017
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201603-211
April 7, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Registration deadline: April 7, 2017
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$459.00OnlineCRN: 201603-223
In this three-day course students will learn basic math, water testing procedures, groundwater treatment, pumps, disinfection, distribution system components, backflow prevention, and operator safety. Students will write the Small Systems provincial certification exam to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board.

Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

(manuals and exam fees included)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 26, 2016 - September 28, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: September 19, 2016
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$675.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-213
April 24, 2017 - April 26, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: April 17, 2017
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$675.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-199
February 6, 2017 - February 8, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:00 am-3:29 pm
Registration deadline: January 26, 2017
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$675.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201603-495
December 12, 2016 - December 14, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: December 5, 2016
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$675.00ReginaCRN: 201602-215
March 20, 2017 - March 22, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Registration deadline: March 6, 2017
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$675.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-550
This online course is designed for individuals who operate a Class 1 wastewater collection and treatment system. The course will introduce the individual to lagoon operation and maintenance, pumps, sewage collection system components, and collection system operation and maintenance. The Saskatchewan Class 1 Wastewater Collection and Class 1 Wastewater Treatment Certification exams are not included as part of this course. Operators seeking to write these certification exams need to contact their local regional college or any Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus.

Computer experience using a Windows application is recommended. For more information call Richard Egroff, 306-691-8417.

(manual included), 25 hours
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 8, 2016 - November 28, 2016
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201602-228
January 5, 2017 - March 27, 2017
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201603-215
April 7, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Registration deadline: April 7, 2017
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201603-225
In this five-day course, students will learn basic math, units of measurement and conversion, waste water composition, sewage collection systems, treatment methods, and disposal methods. Students will write the Class 1 provincial certification exams to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board. Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator

(includes manuals and exam fees)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
March 6, 2017 - March 10, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: February 27, 2017
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$1,065.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-209
November 21, 2016 - November 25, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 237
Registration deadline: November 14, 2016
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$1,065.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201602-458
October 24, 2016 - October 28, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: October 17, 2016
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$1,065.00ReginaCRN: 201602-224
January 16, 2017 - January 20, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: January 16, 2017
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$1,065.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-540
This four-day course examines wastewater treatment/collection mathematics, preliminary treatment, primary treatment, secondary treatment, activated sludge processes, sludge treatment, solids disposal, wastewater hydraulics, pumps and components, wastewater hydraulics, wastewater collection operation and maintenance, backflow and cross-connection control, wastewater disinfection, and safety. Students will write the Class 2 provincial certification exams to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board. Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date. For more information, contact Richard Egroff at egroff@siast.sk.ca or 306-691-8417

Prerequisites: Class I Wastewater Treatment and Collection Certification


(includes manuals and exam fees)
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February 13, 2017 - February 16, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: February 6, 2017
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$875.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-210
This one-day workshop is designed to aid water and wastewater plant operators in the collection and handling of water samples. The workshop will also introduce the operator to the basic principles of water chemistry and water analysis. Analyses will include chlorine (free/total), turbidity, colour, TDS/ conductivity, iron/manganese and pH Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
March 3, 2017
Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: February 24, 2017
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$245.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-196
This online course is designed for individuals who operate a Class 1 water treatment and distribution system. The course will introduce the individual to groundwater and surface water treatment, disinfection, water testing, pumps, distribution system components, and distribution system operation and maintenance. The Saskatchewan Class 1 Water Treatment and Class 1 Water Distribution Certification exams are not included as part of this course. Operators seeking to write these certification exams need to contact their local regional college or any Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus.

Computer experience using a Windows application is recommended. For more information call Richard Egroff, 306-691-8417

(manual included), 25 hours
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 8, 2016 - November 28, 2016
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201602-227
January 5, 2017 - March 27, 2017
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201603-213
April 7, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Registration deadline: April 7, 2017
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$739.00OnlineCRN: 201603-226
In this five-day course students will learn basic math, water sampling, water testing procedures, ground and surface water treatment, distribution system hydraulics and components, backflow and cross-connection control, disinfection, pumps, and operator safety. Students will write the Class 1 provincial certification exams to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board. Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date.

Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator

(includes manuals and exam fees)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 26, 2016 - September 30, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: September 19, 2016
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$1,065.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-217
April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: April 17, 2017
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$1,065.00Moose JawCRN: 201603-203
February 6, 2017 - February 10, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:29 pm
Registration deadline: January 26, 2017
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$1,065.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201603-508
December 12, 2016 - December 16, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: December 5, 2016
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$1,065.00ReginaCRN: 201602-218
March 20, 2017 - March 24, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: March 6, 2017
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$1,065.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-548
In this four-day course, students will learn surface water quality, supply and treatment, disinfection and safety, filter optimization, THM, corrosion, backflow and cross-connection control, distribution system hydraulics, pumps and components, instrumentation, and system operation and maintenance.

Students will write the Class 2 provincial certification exams to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board. Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date. For more information contact Richard Egroff at egroff@siast.sk.ca or 306-691-8417

Prerequisites: Class 1 Water Treatment and Distribution Certification


(includes manuals and exam fees)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 17, 2016 - October 20, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: October 10, 2016
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$875.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-221
January 23, 2017 - January 26, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 240
Registration deadline: January 16, 2017
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$875.00ReginaCRN: 201603-206
April 18, 2017 - April 21, 2017
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Registration deadline: April 4, 2017
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$875.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-547
In this four-day course, students will learn surface water quality, supply and treatment, disinfection and safety, filter optimization, THM, corrosion, backflow and cross-connection control, distribution system hydraulics, pumps and components, instrumentation, and system operation and maintenance.

Students will write the Class 3 provincial certification exams to meet the requirements of the Saskatchewan Operator Certification Board. Students must bring their own non-programmable calculator Registration closes two weeks prior to course start date. For more information contact Richard Egroff at egroff@siast.sk.ca or 306-691-8417

Prerequisites: Class 2 Water Treatment and Distribution Certification


(includes manuals and exam fees)
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 17, 2016 - October 20, 2016
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Room: 8.110
Registration deadline: October 10, 2016
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$875.00Moose JawCRN: 201602-222
January 23, 2017 - January 26, 2017
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration deadline: January 16, 2017
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$875.00ReginaCRN: 201603-207
April 18, 2017 - April 21, 2017
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: April 4, 2017
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$875.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-541
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